Board, etc.


john alford  network growth and sustainability senior relationship manager – kipp foundation
brandin campbell  principal consultant – capture connect media
matt candler  founder & ceo – 4.0 schools [chair]
travis chase  development director – teach for america, greater new orleans-louisiana delta
kesana durand  attorney and counselor-at-law – branford durand, llc
kyle finke  director, louisiana resource center for educators teach!
tony zanders  director of saas innovation, southeastern U.S. – ebsco [secretary]

exec staff

jonathan johnson  founder and ceo
adrien maught  coo

public documents

Board members can be contacted through the Rooted School office at 4238 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, Louisiana 7011​5​ or by emailing the Chair at

Rooted School’s public records custodian is Adrien Maught, Chief Operating Officer. He can be reached by email at