Education

JONATHAN HAGE

PRESIDENT & CEO, CHARTER SCHOOLS USA, FORT LAUDERDALE

Charter Schools USA operates 92 schools for 75,000 students and employs 10,000. The company had the first nationally accredited charter system and was the first to operate municipal charters and charter schools in the workplace. Hage founded the company in 1997 and opened its first school in 1998.

EDUCATION University of Colorado (BA), Georgetown University (MA)
SOMETHING SURPRISING I’ve been taking race car driving lessons!
ALTERNATE CAREER? International business and trade
PHILANTHROPIC PASSION We support a school in Haiti to ensure students have a great education in both Creole and English at no cost to them.
FAVORITE VACATION We took our kids and both sets of grandparents on a Christmas cruise in December 2019.

Randy Avent

Florida Polytechnic University

Alberto Carvalho

Miami-Dade County Public Schools

GRANT H. CORNWELL

ROLLINS COLLEGE

Tim Cost

Jacksonville University

Marshall Criser III

State University System

STEVEN CURRALL

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA

Julio Frenk

University of Miami

Kent Fuchs

University of Florida

BRENT GOLDMAN

XCEED PREPARATORY ACADEMY

Jonathan Hage

Charter Schools USA

George Hanbury

Nova Southeastern University

FEDRICK INGRAM

FLORIDA EDUCATION ASSOCIATION

Garry Jones

Full Sail University

John Kelly

Florida Atlantic University

Anne Kerr

Florida Southern College

John Kirtley

Step Up for Students

Greg Marino

Kaplan Higher Education

Andres Moreno

Open Education

Ava Parker

Palm Beach State College

Mark Rosenberg

Florida International University

MARTHA D. SAUNDERS

UNIVERSITY OF WEST FLORIDA

Thad Seymour Jr.

University of Central Florida

Sandy Shugart

Valencia College

Larry Thompson

Ringling College of Art and Design

John Thrasher

Florida State University

Ronald Vaughn

University of Tampa