With over 15 years of board management experience, Beth Finch provides boards with the foundational frameworks and systems to operate efficiently. Her experience in charter school development, marketing, facilities and student recruitment provides another lens for supporting charter schools.
Beth is the former Board Chair of KIPP Minnesota. As Board Chair for over 5 years, she supported the growth and facility strategy to launch the opening of the KIPP elementary school. Prior to her work in Minnesota, she was a founder of Lake Country Academy, a Pre-K4 through 8th grade school in Wisconsin; which consistently scores in the top charter schools in the State.
Currently, Beth serves as Vice Chair for the Mounds Park Academy Board of Trustees, a PK-12 school located in St. Paul. Additionally, in conjunction with a Minneapolis Foundation initiative, she is a board member on Great Minnesota Schools focused on supporting the development of 30,000 high-performing seats in Minneapolis.
Her passion and the cornerstone of her work is to support schools in the effort to foster opportunity and equality for all students in Minnesota. She is a graduate of the College of St. Benedicts and resides in the east metro with her husband and children.