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Uncommon NYC Board of Trustees

The school is governed by a Board of Trustees who holds the school's charter and is responsible for ensuring the school is an academic success, a viable organization, and faithful to the terms of its charter. Current Trustees include:




Linton Mann III, Chair

Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Tony Pasquariello, Vice Chair

Managing Director/Partner, Goldman Sachs

Joe Wayland, Treasurer

Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Chubb Group

Ekwutozia Nwabuzor, Secretary

Associate, Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP

St. Claire Gerald

CEO and Principal Consultant, Harambee Logistics Solutions

Michael Hall

Principal, The Conduit Management Group, LLC

Shakima Jones

Business Consultant, Love Movement LLC

John Kim

Partner, Kelso & Co.

Brett Peiser (ex-officio)

CEO, Uncommon Schools

Chrystal Stokes Williams

COO & CFO, IP Zone

John Greenstein

VP, Bluescape Software


Meeting Schedule

The Uncommon New York City Charter Schools Board of Trustees will meet at the following dates, times, and locations during the 2018-2019 school year:

  • Wednesday, October 3, 3:30pm at Excellence Boys Charter School (225 Patchen Ave., Brooklyn)
  • Wednesday, December 12, 8:00am at Leadership Prep Bedford Stuyvesant Middle Academy (141 Macon St., Brooklyn)
  • Monday, March 11, 5:00pm at Uncommon Schools (826 Broadway, 9th Floor, Manhattan)
  • Monday, June 3, 4:00pm at Uncommon Collegiate Charter School (832 Marcy Ave., Brooklyn)