Creative Montessori Academy Board of Directors stands firm for safe, secure schools, and makes the tough decisions to ensure that every child receives a first class education free of disruption, threat, and fear. The Board is focused on student achievement, parent satisfaction, and a safe, secure location for learning.

CMA operates under the public school academy governance structure in which the Academy is authorized (received its charter from) Wayne RESA. Wayne RESA appoints CMA Board of Directors. Members are required to be bona fide citizens of Michigan, undergo a criminal records check, and comply with conflict of interest guidelines established by law and Wayne RESA.

To contact a CMA Academy Board Member, please contact the Board’s Corresponding Agent, Lisa Key at 616.785.8440 or PO Box 141493, Grand Rapids, MI 49514.

Board Policies Manual(This link opens in a new window)

Board Policies Letter(This link opens in a new window)

Current School Board Members are the following:

Tammy Duty, President
Richard Mitchell, Vice President
Amphy Negrón, Treasurer
Lisa Hutton-Gillon, Secretary
Donald H. Treadwell, Jr., Trustee
DaMita Warren, Trustee


If you are interested in becoming a board member please fill out the following application.

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June Agenda

June 2017 Minutes

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