About Georgia Charter Schools Association

GCSA Board of Directors

Board Chairman

Mark Peevy
Executive Director
Secondary Education Initiatives
GA Technical College System


President & CEO

Dr. Tony Roberts
Georgia Charter Schools Association 
Matt Arkin
Head of School
Georgia Cyber Academy

Mark A. B. Carlson
General Counsel & VP of Strategic Initiatives NanoLumens 

Rhonda Fischer
Chief Operating Officer
The East Lake Foundation

Jim Grien
President & CEO
TM Capital

Kylie Holley
Pataula Charter Academy


Ehab Jaleel
Executive Director
Amana Academy


Kinnari Patel-Smyth
Executive Director
KIPP Metro Atlanta



Mark Riley
Executive Director, Sartain Lanier Foundation; Managing Partner, Urban Realty

Donna Whiting
Retired Educator
Georgia Institute of Technology