At their July 28, 2015 meeting, Dr. Tom Caiazzo, Associate Professor of Political Science at East Georgia State College's Statesboro campus, was elected as the Governing Board Chair for the 2015-16 academic year at the Charter Conservatory Public School in Statesboro.
The Governing Board Chair leads the meetings and ensures that the Board follows appropriate parliamentary procedures. He will establish every meeting’s agenda and he is the chief liaison to the school’s principal. Dr. Caiazzo is the primary signing agent for official board documents and he will also responsible for ensuring that the Governing Board is in compliance with the charter contract, board manual, and bylaws.
Likewise, as the Governing Board Chair, Dr. Caiazzo will be held accountable with all Charter School Assessment. CCAT’s Board regularly evaluates their effectiveness via self-assessment and assessment from parents, staff, administration, and even students regarding the Board’s communication, support, finance management, policy development, dedication to the School’s mission and vision, and relationship building.