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Meet The Team

Our team of accreditation experts is committed to helping your school thrive

Discover a team of Accreditation professionals essential to the continued success of your Christian school community.

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Accreditation Leadership

Sheryl Jo

Director of School Improvement

Our Director of School Improvement, Sheryl Jo, will get you started on the accreditation process, answer questions, and offer continual support, partnership, and prayer.

Ellen Dekker

Accreditation Coordinator

As our Accreditation Coordinator, Ellen Dekker serves schools through open communication, prayers, and friendly reminders when deadlines are approaching.

Regional coordinators

Region-Northwest
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Elaine Brouwer

Regional Coordinator

Northwestern Region (WA, OR, MT, ID, WY, AK)

Region-Southeastern

David Ritter

Regional Coordinator

Southeastern Region (CO, TX, KS, Ok, AK, LA, MS, AL, TN, KY, MD, WV, VA, NC, SC, GA, & FL).

Region-Heartland
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Don Woo

Regional Coordinator

Western Great Lakes (MO, IL, IN, WI)

Region-Bob
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Bob Van Wieren

Regional Coordinator

Michigan, Northeastern Region (ME, NH, VT, PA, MA, RI, CT, NY, NJ, DE, OH, DC), and Southwestern Region (CA, NV, UT, AZ, NM, HI).

Region-GreatLakes

Arlyn Schaap

Regional Coordinator

Heartland Region (ND, SD, NE, MN, IA)

Our regional coordinator was a blessing to us! He is very knowledgeable and encouraging and very easy to work with.

Tampa Christian Community School

Tampa, FL

CSI accreditation commission

The Commission oversees operations of the accreditation program on behalf of accredited and candidate schools. It is the responsibility of the Commission to approve or deny initial and renewed accreditation status to all schools.