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Community of Huntersville Education Collaborative

At their July 16, 2012 Town Board meeting, Huntersville Commissioners adopted bylaws for the creation of the Community of Huntersville Education Collaborative (CHEC).

The Community of Huntersville Education Collaborative (CHEC) is established for the purpose of developing collaboration among community entities to enhance educational opportunities for Huntersville public school students.

On September 17th, The Huntersville Board of Commissioners appointed Carrie Kester, Monique Spittel, Brooke Faw, Dr John Ballas, Terri Bennett, Phil Carey, Raquel Crespo, David Dworak, Alethia Foster, Inge Garrison, Steve Gilbert, Jerry Hunter, Andrea Peskin and Bob Rosso.  Carrie Kester was appointed as the Chair. Commissioner Melinda Bales serves as Ex-Officio Member to CHEC.

The CHEC's first organizational meeting was held Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. in the Rotunda at Town Center.

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Name Area E-Mail Phone
Carrie Kester, Chair Schools 704-491-4721
Jacob Grathwohl Schools
Bob Rosso Schools 704-609-5697
Phil Carey Schools 704-728-6406
Lori Tackitt
Jerry Hunter Schools 704-393-2834
Brooke Faw Nonprofit 765-425-2853
Dr John Ballas Nonprofit 704-519-6995
Bill Farley
Inge Garrison Nonprofit 704-875-0063
Raquel Crespo Business 704-895-8744
Steve Gilbert Business 704-912-3183
Terri Bennett, Secretary Business 704-393-0159
Alethia Foster Business 704-948-2835