Our Board

Namaste Charter School is currently growing our Board of Directors. To learn more about this opportunity, please contact us.

2016 – 2017 Board of Directors

Cathy Calhoun

Julie Saliba
Vice President

R. James Scott

Allison Slade

James P. Fieweger

Allison Lehmann

Eric R. Lorge

Michel Mahaffey

Jim O’Toole

Greg Taylor

Douglas R. Vahey



Meeting Dates and Times
2016 – 2017

All meetings begin at 5:30pm unless otherwise indicated. 

*Wednesday, August 10 — Downtown location
Tuesday, September 20th –  Namaste Charter School, 6:00pm
Thursday, November 17th – Namaste Charter School, 5:00pm  
Tuesday, January  16th – Downtown location rescheduled:  January 24th at 5:30 PM-8:00 PM at Weber Shandwick (875 N. Michigan Avenue)
Saturday, February 25th – Downtown location, 8:30am – 2:30pm
Tuesday, April 25th – Namaste Charter School,   rescheduled:  May 8th 2017 , 5:30 PM at Namaste Charter School
Tuesday, June 20th- Downtown location  rescheduled:  Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 – Downtown location
Tuesday, July 18th – Downtown location

Please inform us of your attendance and confirm the downtown location by contacting Namaste Charter School (773.715.9558) prior to the meeting date.

Committee Meetings

The Finance Committee meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 12pm.
The Governance Committee meets the second Wednesday of the month at 5pm.
The Development Committee meets the first Wednesday of the month, alternating between 12pm and 5pm

Associate Board

Namaste has an engaged and dedicated Associate Board for young professionals. To learn more about their work and opportunities to become involved, please visit our Associate Board page.