Governance & Flexibility

  • The Charter System School Governance and Flexibility office provides strong school support through the overall administration of Governance and Flexibility processes and programs as defined in the district's Charter System contract with the Georgia Board of Education.

    The Charter System School Governance Department develops the processes for the approval and monitoring of school flexibility and innovation, provides critical structure for School Governance Councils - including devising appropriate induction, council member development, and review of processes.


    Governance & Flexibility Staff


    Andrea Cooper-Gatewood
    Charter Schools Coordinator
    470-254-6807 | Email

    Frederick Benschine
    Facilitator, Northwest LC
    470-254-1005 | Email

    Erin King
    Facilitator, Northeast LC
    470-254-3605 | Email

    Jan Jackson
    Facilitator, Central LC
    470-254-4924 | Email

    Gina Foster
    Facilitator, South LC
    & Achievement Zone
    470-254-1008 | Email

Contact Us

  • Scott Hetherington

    Corinthia Hill
    Professional Assistant II
    Phone: 470-254-3604