Governing Council

The Governing Council consists of seven community volunteers.  Their responsibility is that of a regular school board.  They are responsible for the school’s financial health, for monitoring student achievement, and for insuring that the school is fulfilling the mission of the charter.


Governing Council Bylaws:

GC Bylaws approved 2010


Chris Pieper



Jill Cline,




Giovanna Paponetti



Ernest Ortega

Council Member,


Johanna DeBiase-Mack

Council Member,



If you are interested in being on the TISA Governing Council, please submit a resume and a letter of interest to:

Chris Pieper, President

c/o TISA
P.O. Box 668
Taos, NM  87571