Winston Knolls Foundation Announces New Board Secretary

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Winston Knolls Foundation Board of Directors President Val Belmonte announced the appointment of Dominic Belmonte to the Winston Knolls Foundation Board. Mr. Belmonte will serve as the secretary effective June 1, 2019.

Mr. Belmonte is the CEO Emeritus of the Golden Apple Foundation and Distinguished Professor of Practice at National Louis University. Other roles at the Golden Apple Foundation included President and CEO and Director of Teacher Preparation. He previously served on the Board of Directors of the Academy for Urban School Leadership.

Mr. Belmonte is twice published and received the 2018 Pioneer Award from National Louis University for his decades-long drive to grow teachers and nurture them to excellence in the profession. This put him in the company of former U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan, who received the Pioneer Award in 2016.

Winston Knolls President and CEO Val Belmonte said, “We are thrilled to have Dom join us in a leadership role at the Foundation. With such an extensive background in foundations and education we know he will have a profound impact on the Foundation as we move forward.”