GVSU CSO Staff Directory

Cheryl Edwards-Cannon

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School Consultant

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Cheryl was appointed to the CSO in April 2014 as a School Consultant. Prior to joining the CSO, Cheryl held leadership positions at National Heritage Academies, Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce and Herman Miller. She is a member of the Clark Retirement Community Foundation Board and past president of the YWCA of West Central Michigan. Cheryl and her husband enjoy gardening and spending time with family, especially her niece and nephew.

GVSU charter schools working with Cheryl in 2019-2020:

  • Chandler Woods Charter Academy
  • Covenant House Academy Grand Rapids
  • Crossroads Charter Academy
  • Detroit Collegiate High School
  • Grand River Preparatory High School
  • Knapp Charter Academy
  • Vanguard Charter Academy
  • Walker Charter Academy
  • William C. Abney Academy



  • M.S. - Aquinas College
  • B.S. - Central Michigan University

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