Board of Directors

As a not-for-profit charter school, FernLeaf is governed by a volunteer board of directors made up of educational thinkers, community leaders, and parents who are passionate about education and children.  Board members are committed to the success of all aspects of the school and work to ensure we are meeting our mission.


Scott McDonald - Controller, EarthFare, Fletcher, NC 
Board Chair

Beth Hockman - Founder, Owner and Director of Edgeworks Training, LLC, Asheville, NC
Vice Chair

Adrianne Gordon - Director of Business Operations, JB Media, Asheville, NC

Eric Gabrynowicz - Executive Chef and VP of Culinary, Tupelo Honey, Asheville, NC

Sheena Isaacs - Hendersonville, NC

Michael Luplow - School Director, FernLeaf, Mills River, NC

William Deaver - President/Owner, Trademark Homescapes Inc, Hendersonville, NC

Erik Weber - Owner, Blue Ghost Brewing


Board of Directors Meetings

The FernLeaf Board of Directors regularly scheduled meetings occur on the third Monday of each month at 6:30pm at the school.

Location:  FernLeaf Community Charter School, 58 Howard Gap Road, Fletcher, NC 28732