Board of Directors

Spreading Hope’s Board of Directors and Advisory Council bring a wealth of knowledge and experience across the K-12 Christian education spectrum.

Dan Olson

Executive Director, Spreading Hope

Brad Pieper

VP of Sales & Marketing, Microbiologics

Russ Gregg

Head of School, Hope Academy

Jeff Bird

NBWI Insurance Group

Advisory Council

George Sanker

Head of School, Covenant School (Charlottesville, VA)

Eric Cook

Executive Director, Society for Classical Learning

Jeff Blamer

Director of Members, Christian Schools International

Karen Brown

President, Edge Brown Consulting LLC

Plant a Gospel-Shaped School:

Spreading Hope exists to ignite a movement of gospel-shaped schools serving at-risk youth in our nation's cities. We spread the model of Hope Academy in Minneapolis — a leader in the movement of classical, Christ-centered, urban schools.

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