Board of Trustees

Margarita Muñiz Academy Board of Trustees 

Our Board of Trustees serves as important sources of field-based knowledge and experience in the areas of dual-language learning, the arts, and innovation.  Our Board guides our vision, mission, and strategic planning.

Muñiz Academy Board, 2020-21


Jan Phlegar, Board Chair, Former ED WestEd Innovations

Walter A. Rodriguez, Vice Chair, Locke Lord, LLP

Rhett Cahill, Board Treasurer

Elsa Jimenez, Board Clerk


Angélica Brisk, Filmaker and Educator

Rebecca Frost, Faculty Representative

Ana Pérez Camayd, Chair of Conexión

Maria Gonzalez, Family Representative

Andres Hoffman, Life Sciences Consultant

Wilfredo E. Miguez, Real Estate Consultant, Boston

Marla Perez, Founding Principal of Dos Amigos Dual Language School

Merari Toledano, Family Representative

Elke Trilla, Sullivan & Worcester, LLP

Miren Uriarte, Founder of Gastón Institute, Umass Boston

Ex-Oficio Members:

Vanessa Calderón Rosado, ED for Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción

Cecilia Soriano, Director of Development

Dania Vázquez, Head of School

Public Notice of Our Board Meeting Dates for School Year 2020-21

Monday, September 13, 2021

Monday, October 11, 2021

Monday, November 15, 2021

Monday, December 13, 2021

Monday, January 10, 2022 – Budget Approval for SY 2022-23

Monday, February 4, 2022

Monday, March 14, 2022

Monday, April 11, 2022

Monday, May 9, 2022 – Head of School Evaluation Report

Our Standing Agenda:

  • Welcome and Check In
  • Approval of Prior Meeting Minutes
  • Director of Development Report
  • Head of School Report
  • Committee Reports
  • Open Discussion
  • Next Steps
  • Meeting Reflections

Meeting Minutes Available Upon Request to