Phone: (231) 591-5802
Dr. Robert Hamet currently serves as a field representative for the Ferris State University Charter Schools Office. He has twenty-five years of experience as school superintendent of the Comstock Public Schools; four months as acting superintendent of the Comstock Public Schools; six months as assistant superintendent for curriculum and personnel for the Comstock Public Schools; three years as vocational director for the Kalamazoo Valley Intermediate School District; Five years as director of special services for the Kalamazoo Valley Intermediate School District; three and on-half years as a work-education program coordinator working with at-risk students for the Kalamazoo Valley Intermediate School District; three years as a substitute teacher in the off-season while playing professional baseball in the Chicago White Sox System. He is also a field services consultant for the Michigan Association of School Boards. His consulting experience includes strategic planning, board/superintendent relationships, executive coaching, leadership training and superintendent searches.
Academy Oversight Responsibilities:* Allen Academy, Detroit
Field Representative Duties and Responsibilities:
FSU Field Representatives serve as the "eyes and ears" of the CSO office in the field. Representatives are required to visit their assigned academies and Academy Board meetings at least six (6) times during the year to monitor and report back to the CSO on the following:
* Safety compliance
* Teacher certification
* Oversight review
* Classroom observations
* Operational issues within the Academy
* General operation upkeep of physical plant
* Proper posting of the Academy Board meetings
* Proper parliamentary procedures at Board meetings
All academy visits are documented in report form to the Director within five (5) days of attendance, and verbal reports on academies are given at monthly meetings of the CSO staff.