Discovery Charter Board Elections


Board Election Process:  The Discovery STEAM Charter School community went through an active election process to choose two (2) Board Members to serve as parent representatives in the fall of 2018.  You can learn more about this public process here [click here to access this information].  To learn more about the requirements for the Board of Directors, kindly click [here].

Discovery Charter Board Members

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​​​Rochelle CarrollMorgan P. Appel, Ph.D.
Erin Richison, Ed.D
​Terry McKearney, MPAVikki Viramontes-Castorena
​​Director, Instructional Services and Support, Chula Vista Elementary School District


Rochelle has been serving on the board since December 2011.
Direction, Education Department, UC San Diego



Morgan has been serving on the board since January 2017.
Senior Director, San Diego County Office of Education



Erin has been serving on the board since January 2017.
Retired Naval Officer.  President and Owner of The Ranger Group specializing in analytic services for the defense industry. 

Terry has been serving on the board since December 2011.

​​Teacher, San Ysidro School District



Vikki has been serving on the board since September 2018.
Rochelle is our district appointed board member. Rochelle has one child in the 11th grade who is a Discovery graduate and her husband is the former principal at Tiffany Elementary.

Morgan is a community representative. He lives in San Diego California, with his wife Catherine and dog, Jonathan Fitzgerald (Fitz). 


Erin is a parent representative. She has a 4th grade son and daughter in 1st grade at Discovery.
Terry is a community representative whose wife is the former principal at Olympic View Elementary.Vikki is a parent representative. She has a son in first grade and a daughter in 7th grade at Discovery.