Erie Elementary Charter School


  • Hugo Campuzano, Principal
  • Yolanda Ayala, Assistant Principal
  • Josh Marder, Director of Operations and Management
  • Marisol Martinez, Business Operations Manager
  • Jesus Segura, Dean of Students

Office Staff

  • Monica Garcia, Enrollment and Student Services Specialist
  • Amanda Ortiz, Office Manager and High School Coordinator
  • Carmen Sanchez, Community Liason
  • Malenis Holloway, Administrative Assistant
  • John Crane, IT Manager


  • Mauricio Suarez, Custodian     
  • Francisco Arellano, Custodian 


  • Jose Camacho

Support Staff

  • Lauren Lannert, Support Services Coordinator (Case Manager)
  • Caylen Hershey, Special Education Teacher
  • Anthony Hernandez, Special Education Teacher
  • Pedro Vega, Paraprofessional
  • Anna Lewis, Paraprofessional
  • Adrie Lorenzo, Paraprofessional
  • Sylvia Camacho, Reading Specialist
  • Cindy Alvear, Reading Specialist
  • Anna Franczyk, Math Specialist
  • Gabriela Basurco, Social Worker
  • Sasha Vazquez, Primary Instructional Coordinator
  • Maraliz Salgado, Intermediate Instructional Coordinator
  • Ana Schreiner, K-2 Interventionist
  • Michael Havazelet, K-2 Interventionist

Faculty and Classrooms


University of Chicago

  • Estela Sandoval
  • Gloria Ojeda

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

  • Olivia Goldstein
  • Karla Hernandez

1st Grade

Loyola University

  • Yolitzin Aramburo

University of Illinois Chicago

  • Maggie Cohen

2nd Grade

DePaul University

  • Chase Sheaff

Long Island University

  • Leslie Pigozzi

3rd Grade

Northeastern Illinois University

  • Violeta Rivera

Northwestern University

  • Kevin Mitchell

4th Grade

The Evergreen State College

  • Jessica Jaimes

Carleton College

  • Lucy Amaro

5th Grade

University of Michigan

  • Andrea Zayas

Smith College

  • Lizmeth Sandoval

6th Grade

  • Damaris Allen
  • Lupita Ramirez

7th, and 8th Grade

University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana

  • Jessica Maldonado

University of Iowa

  • Theresa Calderon

Morehouse College

  • Julius Cajigas

Illinois Institute of Technology

  • Jazlyn Ramos

University of Wisconsin

  • Denise Villegas

1st - 2nd Grade Spanish Teachers

  • Sandra Alvarez

3rd - 6th Grade Spanish Teachers

  • Julia Gomez
  • Stefanie Rodriguez

Music Instructor

  • Sabra Weber
  • Wanjiku Kairu

Physical Education

  • Matthew Clement

Art Instructor

  • Lynnea Costoso

Board of Directors

Sarah Airola

  • Secretary

  • Marketing Consultant


Meredith Bell- Frese

  • Transaction Manager

  • CBRE


Sarah Berghorst

  • Executive Director - Chicago

  • One Goal


Mary G. Boehler

  • Chairman Emeritus

  • Retired, The Northern Trust Company


Crystal Pruess Bush

  • Counsel, Real Estate Practice

  • Drinker Biddle & Reath, LLP


*Hugo Campuzano

  • Principal


Ricardo Estrada

  • Chairman Emeritus
  • CEO
  • Metropolitan Family Services


John R. Hall

  • Founder
  • Goose Island Beer Company

Maria Hawilo

  • Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Northwestern University School of Law


Dr. Patty Horsch,

  • Vice President - Academic Performance

  • Education Consultant


*Jessica Jaimes

  • Teacher Representative

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David Kinnear

  • Managing Director - Investment Officer
  • Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
  • Kinnear Family Wealth Management


Ryan Kraus

  • Sr. VP
  • AON Risk Solutions


Melanie Madigan,

  • Member at Large
  • Psychotherapist
  • Private Practice


Matthew Moran,

  • Vice President
  • VP of Strategy and COO
  • Rally Health


Victor S. Nelson,

  • President
  • Retired, The Northern Trust Company


Kenneth V. Perkins, 

  • Chairman Emeritus
  • Retired, Insurance Broker


Matthew Petrillo

  • Energy and Natural Resource Partner
  • Reed Smith, LLP


Dr. Hillyn Sennholtz

  • Professor, Concordia University


Laura Silva

  • Member


Wilma Valero

  • Dual Language Consultant


Jason Williams

  • Parent Representative

* Non-voting members