As the policy making body for Pikes Peak School of Expeditionary Learning, the Board of Trustees is charged with providing a quality public education program for the residents of District 49 who are enrolled and attending Pikes Peak School of Expeditionary Learning in accordance with the Colorado Constitution, State Education Code, other state and federal laws, adopted Board policies, and the desires of the community.

Click here to view the functions of the school board.

Questions or concerns regarding the school, staff, practices or programs should always be directed to the Principal who reports to the Board of Directors.

The Board of directors will meet regularly. School board meetings are always open to the public, with the exception of the executive session. The minutes of the monthly meetings are available from the school office. Board members have no power to act individually in the name of the entire Board. Action can only be taken when a majority of the Board is in formal session.

Board Members

Don Knapp
Executive Director/Principal


Dean Jaeger
Board President

Suzanne Salvetti
Board Member

Julia Lynn
Board Secretary

Jason Kopp
Board Vice President

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Randall Seeman
Board Treasurer


Board Meeting Dates

(Meetings are at 6:30 p.m.)

  • September 28, 2023
  • November 9
  • February 1, 2024
  • February 22
  • April 11th
  • May 22
  • June – TBD
  • July – TBD

Board Meeting Agendas are posted 24 hours prior to the meeting.

Link to PPSEL Board Grievance Procedure and Form.