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Please connect with us via live chat or call 313-331-3328 to learn more about and how to apply for your child today.

Meet Our Leadership Team

Sandra Terry-Martin

Sandra Terry-Martin


Sally  Socia

Sally Socia

Dean of Kindergarten - 1st Grade

Tiffani  Johnson

Tiffani Johnson

Dean of Upper Elementary

Brian Socia

Brian Socia

Dean of Middle School

Kristin Doyle

Kristin Doyle

Dean of Upper Elementary

Meet Our School Board

Our School Board draws from the best local civic and community leaders. They volunteer their time and energy to ensure students at Detroit Merit Charter Academy receive the best education possible. For a schedule of Board meetings, minutes, and more information, visit the Board Documents page or contact us at 313-331-3328.

Robert Farhat


William Beddoes

Vice President

Janis Ramsey


Bill Triplett

Treasurer / Secretary

Paul Schaap


Our Authorizer

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We are authorized by Grand Valley State University. They sponsor and monitor us to ensure we achieve academic results and uphold the promises made in our charter.

Learn About Our Authorizer