School Board

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School Board Members

President, Scott Bartell
PAULINA MONACO, Vice President
Board member, Paulina Monaco


JASON GILES, Treasurer
School board treasurer, Jason Giles


Board member, Kristal Franklin


JEFF FREEMAN, Head of School
Head of school, Jeff Feeman


Board member, Jim Black

Board member, Laura French


Board member, Greg Niven


Board member, Kathy Poonen


Board member, Ky Tang


Board member, Julia Taylor



Please read this letter regarding tuition and budget for 2024-2025.

TKA Income (2024-2025 Budget)

Budget Income 2024-2025, $29.2 million

TKA Expenses (2024-2025 Budget)

Budget Expenses 2024-2024, $28.9 million


TKA Board Committees

Audit Committee

The Audit Committee hires and interfaces with the independent auditors. It reviews the school audits, tax filings, and system of internal controls. The committee also investigates any matters arising from the organization’s Whistleblower Policy or Conflict of Interest Policy. - Greg Niven, Chair

Endowment Committee

The Endowment Committee concerns itself with the establishment and oversight of the endowment fund. - Greg Niven, Chair

Facilities Committee

The Facilities Committee concerns itself with the care, maintenance and adequacy of all school buildings, grounds, and equipment. The committee makes recommendations to the Board regarding the planning for new facilities. - Laura French, Chair

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee recommends the annual budget and the associated tuition & fees; sets investment and finance/accounting policies; reviews insurance, tax returns, audits, and other information necessary to maintain the integrity of the school's financial practices. This committee also reviews all fundraising plans, including capital campaigns. - Jason Giles, Chair

Governance Committee

The Governance Committee deals with issues related to the Board itself. The committee develops and reviews governance policy and operational procedures for the Board. It also manages the process of recruiting, assessing, training, mentoring, and reviewing Board members. - Krystal Franklin, Chair

Long-Range Planning Committee

The Long-Range Planning Committee creates the strategic plan establishing the future direction of the school's growth and development.  - Laura French, Chair

Personnel Committee

The Personnel Committee creates and reviews personnel policies & procedures and recommends salary grid & benefits. - Julia Taylor, Chair

Spiritual Life Committee

The Spiritual Life Committee supports TKA's mission to make Jesus Christ the center of all we do. The committee is focused on encouraging the spiritual vitality of TKA and ensuring that the school's policies are grounded in the inerrant truth of Scripture. This Committee partners with the Spiritual Life Director to improve spiritual life on campus and creates documents to define TKA’s position on culturally relevant topics.- Jim Black, Chair