As a “Mayoral Academy,” Blackstone Valley Prep is governed by a mayor-led board which is chaired by the mayor of one of our sending communities. Overall, our board supports our mission to prepare every scholar for success in college and the world beyond while taking on four key responsibilities:
Board Chair and current Mayor of Central Falls
Town Administrator for the town of Lincoln
President of Generis Financial Consultants
Central Falls Chief of Staff
Vice President of Marketing for the Pawtucket Red Sox
CEO of Chiefs for Change
Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island
John R. Morton, M.D.
Women’s Healthcare Specialists/Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Mayor of Cumberland, Rhode Island
Senior Vice President, Bristol County Savings Bank
Roxanne A. Vrees, M.D.
Women & Infants Hospital/Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Dean of Academics at Nowell Leadership Academy
We are actively seeking candidates for our board. Candidates must either live in or have strong professional ties with one of our sending communities (Cumberland, Lincoln, Central Falls, or Pawtucket). If you are interested in proactively supporting BVP’s mission we invite you to contact us.
We hope to see you at an upcoming board meeting.
Board meetings are open to the public. If you would like to contribute a statement during public comment, please plan to arrive 5-10 minutes early to sign-in.
View past meeting minutes on the Secretary of State’s website.
Any public records requests can be made to firstname.lastname@example.org.