The St. Louis CAPS Board of Directors is comprised education leaders that represent participating school districts and key business and industry partners that align with the courses offered.


Brandon Dempsey

Co-Founder goBRANDgo!, Author, & Speaker

Global Business & Entrepreneurship


Edward Hubbell

Vice President – Mercy Technology Services & Business Partners

Medicine & Healthcare


Russell Jacobsmeyer

Vice President of Engineering – Essex Industries



Chris Wilson

Vice President of Operations & Partner – Wilson Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing


Dr. Travis Bracht

Superintendent – Affton School District


Amy Ruzicka

Superintendent – Bayless School District


Dr. David Ulrich

Superintendent – Kirkwood School District


Dr. Tony Lake

Superintendent – Lindbergh School District


Dr. Chris Gaines

Superintendent – Mehlville School District