As a 501c3 non profit corporation, Encore Education Corporation is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.  The Encore Board of Directors is committed to upholding the Mission and Vision of Encore Education Corporation:


Encore is a school where students are trained to realize their diverse potential both academically and artistically. World class education in a variety of arts conservatories are mixed with top rate academics in this tuition free, public school. From pre-med to performance, Encore supports students' success.


Board of Directors


Mr. Rob Gabler, President -

Retired Firefighter and parent of one Encore alumnus.  Board term expires June 2022.  Board Member since 2017.


Mr. Chandale Sutton, Vice President -
Human Resources Director and parent of an Encore alumnus and student.  Board term expires June 2023. Board Member since 2021. 


Dr. Kelly Ahmed, Secretary -

Medical Doctor and parent of one Encore alumni.  Board term expires June 2023.  Board Member since 2016.


Ms. Kathy Staley, Member - 

Parent of Encore alumni and parent volunteer  Board term expires June 2022.  Board Member since 2020.


Mr. Glenn Thackeray, Member - 

Retired Fleet Manager for Mercedes.  Parent of three Encore alumni.  Married to a retired teacher of Encore.  Board term expires June 2022.  Board Member since 2021.


How to Contact the Board

Stakeholders and other members of the public may submit comments or inquiries to the Board via email at or by contacting the board clerk at 760-949-2036. Correspondence sent by postal service should be addressed to:

Encore Board of Directors
16955 Lemon Street #A
Hesperia, CA 92345

Board Meetings

Board meeting agenda are posted on the school website and in front of the School's Main Office in accordance with the Brown Act--72 hour notice for regular meetings, and 24 hour notice for special meetings.  At this time, board meetings are conducted virtually.  Members of the public may attend board meetings via Zoom:

Meeting ID: 587 149 4303
Passcode: 936591
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Board meetings are also broadcast live on YouTube. Click the "Board Meeting Live Stream" button above.  Recordings of previous board meetings may be accessed here.


Future Regular Meetings Dates


Monday April 25, 2022

Monday May 23, 2022

Monday June 20, 2022

Monday June 27, 2022