Board of Directors

Linda Switzer Clopton

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Stacy Meredith Cohen

Stacy is originally from Princeton, New Jersey, and has lived in West Sonoma County for over 27 years. Her daughter is a 2007 alum of The Sebastopol Charter School and Stacy brings to the board, 20+ years of experience as a school administrator and educator. Stacy was with Sonoma Academy for over 13 years where she served in many roles including the Dean of Students.

Stacy is passionate about education, purpose based learning and giving tools of belonging and personal wellness to children, so they can thrive.In her free time, you will find Stacy at home with her finance Michael, where they love to create in the kitchen a variety of homemade items, or sitting outside with a knitting project in hand, or away on an adventure on this incredible planet. Stacy is excited to join our Board and looks forward to many opportunities to serve.

Jennifer Klein

Jennifer Klein is the parent of two Sebastopol Charter alumni and one current SCS student. Prior to her current position as Marketing Director at Osmosis Day Spa, she founded a Waldorf inspired children’s store called Earth Child located in the downtown Charter School building. She is an active participant in the community serving on various committees in Sonoma County including the Marketing Program Committee for Sonoma County Tourism as well as their Community Liaisons Committee. Jennifer serves as Vice Chair of the Board.

Matt Langley

Matt Langley is the parent of two Sebastopol Charter alumni and one current SCS student. After earning a degree in English from Stanford University, Matt acquired a multiple subjects teaching credential at Sonoma State. He has been teaching elementary school in Santa Rosa for 22 years. Matt coaches his school’s basketball teams and spends a lot of time on the microphone announcing local high school sporting events. Matt serves as Chair of the Board.

Chaz Mathias

Chaz Mathias is a Sebastopol Charter School Alumni and a member of the first graduating class in 2005. While working full time in the renewable energy field, he earned a BS Degree in Corporate Management from California State University, East Bay. Chaz is a licensed contractor and owns First Response Solar with his brother. They offer residential solar and battery installations here in Sonoma County. Chaz has given back to the community as a volunteer firefighter at the Graton Fire Protection District since 2009.

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