The Board of Trustees is made up of community members who are passionate about the CAST Schools’ mission. Board leaders are distinguished in their field and committed to the role of education in transforming lives.
CPS Energy Chief Administrative Officer Board President
Dr. Shari Becker Albright
Charles Butt Foundation President Board Member
Co-Founder S.M.A.R.T. 501c3 Board Member
H-E-B Education and Workforce Manager Board Member
President & COO Texas Research & Technology Foundation Board Member
Founder Plus One Robotics Board Member
Dr. Lyssa Ochoa
Founder and Surgeon The SAVE Clinic Board Member
Executive Director CAST Schools Board Member
Approves the nonprofit budget
Helps shape the school curriculum
Sets the direction for the network
As co-creators, the board…
Plays a critical role in school design
Provides mentorship, real-world experiences internships, and job opportunities
Shapes the career and life readiness of the extended family of CAST students
Board Meeting Minutes
Click here to view and download the agenda and minutes for each board meeting.
The Centers for Applied Science and Technology (CAST) Network is a tax-exempt organization as described in Section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Service code. CAST Schools are partnership schools with a focus on STEM careers, project based learning and work-based learning. Key partners include public school districts, higher education institutions, and local employers from target industries.