Feel free to contact the board directly using

  • Board Disclosure Forms (click here)
  • Learn more about the Directors Team (click here).
  • Preview our 2017 Student Leadership Magazine Release (click here)
  • Access the full list of our board of trustees (click here)
  • Learn more about the Board of Trustees (click here)
  • Learn about The Open Source Teaching Project (click here)

James Bristol, J.D., Chair
Waller, Lansden, Dortch, & Davis
Executive Compensation & Benefits
Jeff Bradford, Secretary
President & CEO
The Bradford Group
Jason Reierson, Treasurer
Senior Vice President
Pinnacle Financial Partners
Scott Schumpert, CPA, CVA, ABV
Assistant Treasurer
Partner, Carr, Riggs, & Ingram (Nashville)
Colin Cannonier, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Economics 
College of Business Administration 
Belmont University
Stephen F. Graw
Urban Grout (Commercial Real Estate) 
Nashville, TN
Glenn Hunter, MBA
Independent Consultant
Franklin, TN
Evangeline Motley-Johnson, Ph.D.
Associate Dean
School of Graduate Studies and Research
Meharry Medical College
Tanaka Vercher
Associate Director
Office of Financial Aid
Tennessee State University
Nashville, TN
Sam Jackson
Annual Fund Director
University School of Nashville
Art Fuller (ex-officio)
Founder & President
Knowledge Academies, Inc.
The Open Source Teaching Project

Knowledge Academies, Inc. is a 501 ( c ) 3 non-profit public charity

  • Access our tax exempt documentation from the Internal Revenue Services (click here)
  • Access all board meeting minutes (click here)
  • Access the KA board meeting calendar (click here)



  • KA's Original Charter School Applications
    • Knowledge Academy (2011)
    • KA High (2014)
    • KA @ the Crossings (2015)
    • KA Nashville (2015)

 EE17 Reporting for Metro Nashville Public Schools


Leadership Contacts: Office of the President

Art Fuller, Founder & President

Click Here for a complete overview of the Directors Team (click here)