Board of Directors

hodnett2Michael Hodnett
Board Member

Michael Hodnett is a resident of St. Helen and owner of St. Helen Realty.

veronica_bridsonVeronica Bridson
Board President

Veronica Bridson is an original member of Rural Education Matters, the group that worked diligently to bring Charlton Heston Academy to life. She is a legal assistant.

Gary Buddenborg
Board Member

Mr. Buddenborg is a resident of St. Helen and owner of Budd Holdings, LLC.

He worked in the Transportation Industry downstate for over 35 years before
retiring to our community in 2009.

He joined the CHA Board of Directors in 2017 with anticipation of sharing his
knowledge and experience to help guide the Academy along its path to continued