Lynn Norman-Teck is the Executive Director for the Florida Charter School Alliance (FCSA). Prior to joining FCSA, she served as Press Secretary for the Miami-Dade County Mayor’s Office, and as Media Relations Manager for Miami-Dade County. Lynn is a charter school parent of two and has been a school choice advocate for over a decade.
Director of Government Relations
Ralph Arza taught Social Studies at Miami Senior High School for 18 years. He was elected to the State Legislature in 2000, and reelected several times – serving until 2006. During his tenure as State Representative, he served as the Chair of Education K-12 committee, and served as Governor Bush’s “go to person” in education. Throughout that time, he also worked closely with then speaker of the Florida House, Marco Rubio. Mr. Arza handles district/authorizer outreach, and local and state government relations for Florida Charter School Alliance. Today, Ralph lives in West Palm Beach, Florida with Eris, his wife of 29 years, and their five children. Ralph is an active member of his church where he is a co-founder of the parish men’s group. When not involved in family or church activities, Ralph devotes his time to his business interests, which include Political Campaign Consulting, Educational Marketing Strategies, Business Development, and Public Speaking.