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Meet Our Leadership Team

Mark DeJong

Mark DeJong

Principal

Jessica Bouwhuis

Kindergarten - 2nd Grade Dean (Interim)

Mitch Bosch

Mitch Bosch

3rd - 5th Grade Dean

Courtney Minnema

Courtney Minnema

6th - 8th Grade Dean

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 Vanguard 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 616-538-3630.

Matt Maletich

President/Treasurer

Michele Jourdan

Vice-President

Michael Kothe

Treasurer

Michelle Simons

Secretary

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.

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