Board of Trustees

Members of the Jackson Academy Board of Trustees provide guidance and resources for the proper governance of the school.

Their diverse backgrounds in business, law, financial management, fundraising, education, and other fields give the Head of School and leadership team insight as they lead the academic and non-academic divisions.

Scott Pedigo
Chair

Rita Gaines
Secretary

McKie Edmonson
Vice-Chair

Greg Johnston
Past Chair

Robert Hederman
Treasurer

Walter Weems
Board Attorney

Board Members

Austin Barbour
Phillip Bowman
George Butler
Mysti Chustz

John England
Randy James
Dr. Ed Kennedy

Kristen Nations
Martha Ray
Dr. Calvin Thigpen
Dr. Brad Williams

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