As Director of Operations for A+ Charter Schools, Damon Norris brings extensive experience in schools and business operations. He is passionate about public education and eager to share his knowledge with our charter school. Damon has an impressive background in Arizona’s Charter sector where he has served as a volunteer board member and a business leader in one of the states largest and most successful charter networks. During his tenure there, he helped double the number of students they serve through out their network of schools. Prior to entering public education, Damon spent over a decade in the corporate world working with some of the largest Fortune 500 companies in the United States, including Georgia Pacific and Nestle. In 2014 the Arizona Charter Schools Association recognized Damon as Business Leader of the Year, he also received the Top Team Global Procurement award in 2016 for his team from the World Procurement Awards. Damon holds an associate degree in business from Western International University, an undergraduate degree in Finance from the University of Phoenix, and a graduate degree in Supply Chain Management from Fontbonne University in St Louis.