Board of Directors

Jeff Bell

Board President

Dr. Brian Wood

Board Vice President

Paul Marineau

Board Treasurer

Mary Harwood

Board Secretary

Denise Kish

Board Member

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Board Information

About the School Board

Welcome to the Uplift Michigan Online School (UMOS) Board of Director’s home page. We are the governing body of Uplift Michigan Online School, a virtual charter school . To learn more about our school, please visit our homepage.

The school is authorized by Stephenson Public Schools. The school is governed by an independent Board of Directors and all meetings are open to the public.

Meeting Participation

You are always welcome to attend online school board meetings in person. If you wish to address the board and are not able to attend a meeting in person, you will be provided with the opportunity to address the board via telephone. 

Board meeting minutes are public records that may be obtained by a written request and will include processing charges as permitted by law. 

School Board Meetings

The UMOS school board adopts a regular meeting schedule. The meetings are open to the public and in compliance with Michigan’s open meeting laws. Meetings are held at the office of the Board President, located at:

601 Fifth St SW, Suite 500 
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Conference line information is as follows:
Dial-in Number: 929-205-6099
Access Code: 147-071-642

To view the Board Meeting Schedule Click Here