Board of Directors

The Board of Directors at Learning Skills Academy is a diverse group of professionals dedicated to supporting the school’s mission to “ignite the educational potential of students with language and learning differences.” Several Board members have backgrounds in education, and others contribute their expertise in business management, accounting, or environmental planning. LSA founder Bill Carpenter serves on the Advisory Board.


Rosemary Zurawel, Ph. D., Chair & Secretary

Administrator, Berwick Academy (retired)


Carolyn Beaulieu, Treasurer

CFO consultant (semi-retired)


Jennifer MacNeil

Now We’re Talking


Gary Rohr

Agent, Foy Insurance



Eric Kowal

Chinburg Builders


David Bellantone


Advisory Board

David Gerasin

Steele Street Capital

Sarah Swenson, M.S.

Prime Asia

Barbara Gregg

Educator (retired)

Bill Carpenter

Learning Skills Academy Founder