Board Members


Arun Bhatia, IllinoisVENTURES, Senior Associate, Board Chair

Joel Pomerenk, Oracle Corporation, Senior Finance Director, Global Business Units, Treasurer

Chip Longenecker, Kellogg School of Management, Board Fellow

Daniel Epstein, Jenner & Block LLP, Attorney

Michelle Navarre, Polaris Charter Academy, Head of School, Board Ex Officio

Lauren Wein, McKinsey & Company, Consultant

Tina Yarovsky, Grenzebach Glier and Associates, Chief Administrative Officer

Sam Bottum, Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President, Snap-on Incorporated

Mary Hicks, Instructional Coach, Plato Learning Academy, Adjunct Faculty, Loyola University Chicago

If you are interested in being considered for membership of the Polaris Charter Academy Board of Directors, please contact Head of School, Michelle Navarre or 773-534-0820.