Advisory Committee

Our Advisory Committee offers The Liberty School Board of Directors unique knowledge and skills to further guide us on our mission.
Joyce Bilgrave, M.Ed,

Founder of The Liberty School

Joyce is a fellow of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Teachers. Her 45 years as an Educator spans the United States. 


Joyce is a nationally recognized expert in the education of dyslexic students. Most notably Joyce has founded a number of schools and camps specifically for dyslexic students: The Jemicy School, Baltimore, MD; The Rawson-Saunders School, Austin, Texas; The Liberty School, Durango, Co.: Camp Bombadil, Baltimore, MD, Durango Mountain Camp, Durango, CO; Rocky Mountain Camp, Denver, CO. And just this year, she started the Wolf Creek Camp in Fredericksburg, Texas. 

We are so fortunate to have Joyce's seasoned expertise guiding our Board of Directors. 

Ken Tallman,
Founder of 6512 Consulting

Former director of the Mercury Gives program at Vantiv, Ken Tallman, recently left the company to start his own business, 6512 Consulting.


Tallman’s new consulting group uses cloud-based customer relationship management software to offer qualified nonprofits data-managing services to help them increase revenue, reduce cost and improve reporting capabilities.


Ken is very active in the local nonprofit community and an outstanding advisor here at The Liberty School.  

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