NOVA Board of Trustees

NOVA Midddle School is a 501-(c)(3) nonprofit organization, governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees. Through it’s fiduciary, strategic and generative roles, the Board is responsible for the overall sustainability of NOVA. The work of the Board is done through a committee and task force structure and meets on the second Tuesday of the month September through June.The Board sets policy and hires and evaluates the Head of School. The Board uses the Real Time Strategic Planning (RTSP) format to create and monitor strategic priorities. The Board does not involve itself in program, curriculum, or other areas included in the responsibilities of the Head of School.


Board of Trustees 2020-2021

Ben Merrifield - President

Aaron Coby - Vice President 

Travis Hoppe - Secretary  

David Mitchell - Treasurer

Jennifer Williamson Forster - Past President

Barbara Mitchell Hutton - Head of School

Troy Bussey

Dominique Coco

Emily McMason

Tara McQueen

Nicole Miller

Matt Murry

Dave Owen

Kate Scriven   

Carrie Swindler

Erin Timms

Resources for Board, Committee & Community Members

Board of Trustee Meeting Minutes & Agendas