Porsche Chisley Joins Purdue Polytechnic High Schools Board, Bringing a New Vision for Educational Excellence

Indianapolis, IN, October 27, 2023 – Purdue Polytechnic High School proudly welcomes Porsche Chisley, the esteemed Founder & CEO of Chisley Consulting Group and Vice President of Expanded Impact at The Mind Trust, as the newest member of its Board of Directors. A native of Indianapolis, Chisley brings a wealth of experience and passion for education to the board, having dedicated her career to championing high-quality education and supporting schools and nonprofit organizations nationwide.

Chisley's journey in education began as a Teach for America corps member in St. Louis, where her exceptional teaching skills quickly garnered recognition. She was nominated for the Sue Lehman Teacher of the Year Award and achieved the highest proficiency rates for English Language Arts in the charter network where she taught. Over the years, her dedication to education led her to take on leadership roles, eventually founding Chisley Consulting Group, a firm specializing in charter school and nonprofit organization support, executive coaching, strategy & systems development, and workshops for educators and business leaders.

"I am beyond excited to join Purdue Polytechnic High School's Board of Directors," said Chisley. "This institution's commitment to diversity, innovation, and academic excellence mirrors my own values. I am eager to contribute to an environment where students from all backgrounds can thrive and explore their full potential.”

Chisley's multifaceted background is marked by her ability to bridge gaps and build bridges in the education sector.  As Vice President of Expanded Impact at The Mind Trust in Indianapolis, she has led groundbreaking initiatives, including implementing a $2.6 million-dollar state-wide learning lab to make education resources accessible to all. Her reputation as a change-maker precedes her, and her energy is infectious, promising a future of exciting possibilities for Purdue Polytechnic High School.

”We are thrilled to welcome Porsche Chisley to our Board of Directors, said Keeanna Warren, Ph.D., CEO of Purdue Polytechnic High Schools,” said Keeanna Warren, Ph.D., CEO at Purdue Polytechnic High Schools. Her unwavering commitment to our mission, strategic prowess, and unique perspective are powerful catalysts that will drive us boldly into the future.”

Adding Chisley to Purdue Polytechnic High School's Board of Directors symbolizes an exciting new chapter, one where diversity, passion, and excellence merge to shape the future of education. Together, the school and Chisley are set to embark on a transformative journey, creating an environment where every student's unique potential is recognized, celebrated, and nurtured.

Please join us in warmly welcoming Porsche Chisley as she embarks on this exciting new chapter at Purdue Polytechnic High Schools.

About Purdue Polytechnic High Schools: Purdue Polytechnic High Schools (PPHS) is a tuition-free educational institution dedicated to providing students with innovative, project-based learning experiences that prepare them for success in the modern world. Having opened its doors in 2017, the network operates four high schools across the state and accepts all students who are Indiana residents regardless of ability or background. Purdue Polytechnic High Schools is proud to partner with Purdue University to provide a unique pathway for students to the university.