KIPP SoCal Public Schools


Governance Committee Meeting

Date and Time

Thursday December 7, 2023 at 1:00 PM


1933 S. Broadway, Suite 1144, Los Angeles, CA 90007

Committee Members Present

H. Lord, L. Rodriguez (remote), P. Feder (remote), R. Bishop (remote)

Committee Members Absent


Committee Members who arrived after the meeting opened

L. Rodriguez

Guests Present

A. Martinez, B. Sanchez

I. Opening Items


Record Attendance

L. Rodriguez arrived at 1:15 PM.


Call the Meeting to Order

H. Lord called a meeting of the Governance Committee of KIPP SoCal Public Schools to order on Thursday Dec 7, 2023 at 1:03 PM.


Public Comment

20 minutes were allotted for public comments with individual speakers having up to 2 minutes each. 10 members of the public provided comment. 

II. Consent Agenda


Committee Minutes from September 7, 2023

Vote did not happen as there was not an in person quorum.

III. KIPP SoCal Update


KIPP SoCal Update

A. Martinez provided an overview on the recommendation being made to close three schools. This included the rationale behind the recommendation and communication challenges. 

IV. Governance


December 14 Meeting Overview

A. Martinez provided an overview on what information will be shared at the 12/14 board meeting regarding recommendation for closure of three schools. 

V. Closing Items


Adjourn Meeting

There being no further business to be transacted, and upon motion duly made, seconded and approved, the meeting was adjourned at 2:01 PM.

Respectfully Submitted,
H. Lord