About Us 


Governing Board

The Davidson Academy Governing Board is a public body and is hereby given such reasonable and necessary powers, not conflicting with the Constitution and the laws of the state of Nevada, as may be required to attain the ends for which the school was established and to promote the welfare of pupils who are enrolled in the school (according to Nevada Revised Statute 388C).

The governing body is comprised of three individuals selected by senior elected officials of the state of Nevada; four individuals selected by the founding entity (The Davidson Institute for Talent Development); the State Superintendent of Public Instruction (ex officio); and the President of the University of Nevada, Reno (ex officio). Public meetings are held four times a year, once every quarter.

Governing Board Members

Appointed by Senior Elected Officials of the State of Nevada

Appointed by the Operating Entity, the Davidson Institute for Talent Development

Ex-Officio Members

  • Steve Canavero, Superintendent of Public Instruction of the State of Nevada
  • Traci Davis, Washoe County School District Superintendent
  • Marc Johnson, President of the University of Nevada, Reno

Meeting Information

2017

Monday, May 15, 2017 - Meeting Minutes (PDF)
Monday, May 8, 2017 - Notice of Required Public Hearing (PDF)
Monday, Feb. 27, 2017 - Approved Meeting Minutes (PDF)

2016

Monday, Nov. 7, 2016 - Approved Minutes (PDF)
Monday, Sept. 12, 2016 - Approved Minutes (PDF)
Monday, May 23, 2016 - Approved Minutes (PDF)
Monday, May 9, 2016 - Notice of Required Public Hearing (PDF)
Monday, Feb. 29, 2016 - Approved Minutes (PDF) 

2015

Monday, Nov. 9, 2015 - Approved Minutes (PDF)
Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015 - Approved Minutes (PDF)
Monday, May 25, 2015 - Approved Minutes (PDF)
Monday, May 11, 2015 - Notice of Required Public Hearing (PDF)
Monday, March 2, 2015 - Approved Minutes (PDF)

2014

Monday, Nov. 10, 2014 - Approved Minutes (PDF)
Monday, Sept. 8, 2014 - Approved Minutes (PDF)
Monday, May 12, 2014 - Approved Minutes (PDF)
Monday, May 5, 2014 - Notice of Required Public Hearing (PDF)
Monday, March 3, 2014 - Approved Minutes (PDF)