Head of School
Kristen Ramos continues her career at BASIS Mesa as the new Head of School. Kristen has already been an adept and talented leader at BASIS Mesa, and has been a beloved asset at several network schools within BASIS. Besides being an able and energetic Director of Academic Programs for BASIS Mesa for several years and an Upper School Director at BASIS Scottsdale , she has also been the Special Education Coordinator for both BASIS Mesa and BASIS Scottsdale. Kristen graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor's degree in Special Education and Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction while also completing the Education Administration program. Kristen is uniquely suited for educational leadership at the K-12 level in general and at BASIS Mesa in particular. Kristen came to BASIS because it truly is something she believes in, and we are lucky to have her talents in the Head of School role.
Head of Operations
Christine started working for BASIS Charter Schools in the fall of 2013 and moved into the role of Head of Operations in February of 2015. Christine moved to Arizona from Maine in the summer of 2013 where she attended college and worked at a local bank. She graduated from the University of Maine with a degree in International Affairs and Political Science. In her free time, Christine enjoys DIY projects, watching college hockey, and spending time with her Fiance and two dogs, Bear and Nellie.
Director of Student Affairs
Hometown: Twin Mt, New Hampshire
Education: BA in History with Secondary Education.
Related Experience: I have taught for 15 years in North Carolina, Florida, and Arizona. Additionally, I was Executive Director at Sylvan Learning Centers for six years.
Hobbies/Interests: ASU football, Patriots football, tennis, and participating in adventure runs in my free time.
Director of Academic Programs