IU8 Leadership Team

  •  Malynda
    Dr. Aiko Malynda Maurer
    Director of Innovation, Incubation, and Development / CEO CPDLF

    Brief Bio:  A passionate, dedicated educator with over 20 years of educational experience, Dr. Aiko Malynda Maurer has been transforming education as a school leader for the past 8 years.  Founder and former CEO/Principal of the HOPE for Hyndman Charter School, Dr. Maurer is the Chief Executive Officer of the Central PA Digital Learning Foundation where she is leading the organization on a journey to create the Ideal Virtual Learning Experience for every learner.  With experience in traditional school districts, brick and mortar charter schools, and cyber schools as both a teacher and a school leader, Dr. Maurer also networks, guides, and coaches other school leaders through the process of transforming education in their schools as the Director of Innovation, Incubation, and Development of the Appalachia Intermediate Unit 8.