Erie Elementary Charter School


Office Staff


Support Staff

Faculty and Classrooms


1st Grade

2nd Grade

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade

6th Grade

7th, and 8th Grade

University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana

University of Iowa

Morehouse College

Illinois Institute of Technology

University of Wisconsin

1st - 2nd Grade Spanish Teachers

3rd - 6th Grade Spanish Teachers

Music Teacher

Physical Education

Technology Instructor


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

Maria Guerra

  • Mayor's Office
  • First Deputy Director
  • Office of Legislative Counsel and Government Affairs

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

To contact the Board please email:


For FOIA requests, please contact Melanie Madigan, FOIA Officer, at

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

Michael Milkie


  • Superintendant 
  • Noble Network of Charter Schools\

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


Laura Silva


  • Member


Susan M. Taylor,


  • Treasurer
  • Retired
  • Fidelity Investments


Jason Williams


  • Parent Representative

* Non-voting members