Erie Elementary Charter School


Office Staff


Support Staff

Faculty and Classrooms


Loyola University of Chicago

Depaul University

1st Grade

Long Island University

University of Illinois at Chicago

2nd Grade

University of Chicago

Northwestern University

3rd Grade

Northeastern Illinois University 

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

4th Grade

University of Michigan

Smith College

5th Grade

The Evergreen State College 

Carleton College

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade

University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana

University of Iowa

Morehouse College

Illinois Institute of Technology

University of Colorado

St. Mary's College

Universidad de Buenos Aires

3rd - 6th Grade Spanish Teachers

University of Wisconsin

7th - 8th Grade Spanish Teacher

Harvard Room

Music Teacher

Physical Education



Board of Directors

  • Mary G. Boehler, 
  • President
  • Retired, The Northern Trust Company
  • Crystal Pruess Bush
  • Counsel, Real Estate Practice
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath, LLP
  • Ricardo Estrada
  • Chairman Emeritus
  • CEO
  • Metropolitan Family Services
  • Agustin Gomez-Leal
  • President
  • Wallin/Gomez Architects, Ltd.
  • Maria Guerra
  • Mayor's Office
  • First Deputy Director
  • Office of Legislative Counsel and Government Affairs
  • David Kinnear
  • Board Vice President
  • Managing Director - Investment Officer
  • Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
  • Kinnear Family Wealth
  • Marvin Smith
  • Government and Public Affairs
  • Manager
  • U.S. Cellular
  • Dr. Patty Horsch
  • Education Consultant
  • Susanna Martinez
  • Parent Representative
  • Melanie Madigan,
  • Secretary
  • Psychotherapist
  • Private Practice
  • Michael Brown
  • Goldman Sachs & Company

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  • Michael Milkie
  • Superintendant 
  • Noble Network of Charter Schools
  • Corey Nelson
  • Associate Pastor for Mission
  • First Presbyterian Church of Lake Forest
  • Victor S. Nelson,
  • Treasurer
  • Retired, The Northern Trust Company
  • Charles D. (Jack) O’Kieffe
  • Retired, Investment Executive
  • RBC Dain Rauscher
  • *Amanda Paz
  • Teacher Representative
  • Kenneth V. Perkins, 
  • Chairman Emeritus
  • Retired, Insurance Broker
  • Celena Roldan Moreno
  • Executive Director
  • Erie Neighborhood House
  • Alejandro Silva, Jr.
  • Founding Partner
  • Silva Capital Management
  • *Velia Soto
  • Principal
  • Bryan W. Jackson
  • 3rd Grade Teacher
  • Latin School
  • Susan M. Taylor
  • Retired
  • Fidelity Investments


* Non-voting members