Current Scholar Leaders

The John Adams Academy Scholar Government is comprised of committed servant leaders whose purpose is to advance the Academy’s mission and vision throughout the school year in the context of three distinctive leadership roles:

1) Serve first, lead second

2) Plan, coordinate, and execute service learning opportunities

3) Plan, coordinate, and execute events that encourage community building and school spirit amongst John Adams Academy secondary scholars.


Meet our 2020-21 John Adams Academy Scholar Government Presidential Cabinet:

President: Armanii Tafoya

Vice President: Brooke Morgado

Secretary: Deanna Howard

Treasurer: John Braatz

Director of Communications: Kailee Beloberk

Middle School Liason: Jessika Rubick

The Cabinet is also assisted by Senators selected from each Republic by John Adams Academy Staff:


Lauren Bixler

Grace Albin


Isabella Benson

Gesu Venegas


Lindsey Brace

Bronson Smith


Max Schofield

Irena Goforth-Macritchie


Deme Reps


Constance Smith

Ashley Oliveri

Jeason Ochoa

Marley Oxenrider

Anna Gugino

Claire Francois

Jasmine Ochoa

Justus Dittemore


Scott Syphus

Logan Lendewig

Luca Pagnone

Lillian Braatz

Maddy Byers

Charlotte Syphus

Sabrina Dailey

Shaelee Killorn


Colin Dimmitt

Zachariah Luna

Jackson Brasher

James Rodda

Wyatt Berry

Olivia Litherland

Stephen Dumm

Adelyne Olvera


Phyllyann Huynh

Zechariah Rash

Faith Sawyer

Shayla Phillips

Chris Wright

Robert Brennan

Michael Dumm



If you wish to contact the Scholar Council for any matter, please send an email to the President at