Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors consists of community leaders who are committed to the vision and mission of a new Christian high school for South Holland and surrounding communities. They represent our commitment to economic, social, ethnic, geographic, and ecumenical diversity.

  Dr. Bill Boerman-Cornell  Professor of Education Trinity Christian College

Dr. Bill Boerman-Cornell
Professor of Education
Trinity Christian College

  Steve Blom  Director of Development Deer Creek Christian School

Steve Blom
Director of Development
Deer Creek Christian School

  Geni Cutler  Executive Director Suburban Access/Open Access

Geni Cutler
Executive Director
Suburban Access/Open Access

  Mayor Don DeGraff  Mayor of South Holland & Regional President, MB Financial Bank

Mayor Don DeGraff
Mayor of South Holland & Regional President, MB Financial Bank

  Rev. Alfonzo Surrett  Pastor Calvary Community Church

Rev. Alfonzo Surrett
Pastor
Calvary Community Church

  Dr. Dave Larsen  Executive Director, Bright Promise Fund for Urban Christian Education

Dr. Dave Larsen
Executive Director, Bright Promise Fund for Urban Christian Education

  Dr. Joy Meyer  Director of Teacher Education Trinity Christian College

Dr. Joy Meyer
Director of Teacher Education
Trinity Christian College

  John Purnell  Senior Management Consultant, Forever1 Global Management Services, LLC

John Purnell
Senior Management Consultant, Forever1 Global Management Services, LLC

  Carl Smits  Owner/Operator Smits Farms

Carl Smits
Owner/Operator
Smits Farms

  Sally Haywood  Retired Professor of Information Technology, Prairie State College

Sally Haywood
Retired Professor of Information Technology, Prairie State College


staff

Our Staff are committed to bringing the best out of students and fostering the UCA experience for everyone in the community.

Neil Okuley
Academic Dean
nokuley@WeAreUca.org

Shanetta Davis
Enrollment Consultant, The Davis Connect
 

Mike Nylen
Director of Operations & Finance mnylen@WeAreUCA.org