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Our Team

Patrick Cush, Managing Partner

Patrick Cush, Alterra Solutions

Patrick Cush, Alterra Solutions

Patrick Cush is the managing partner of Alterra Consulting. With over 20 years of experience in the education industry Patrick brings to the table a broad range of experience and skills in the fields of administration, business, law, science, and education. Patrick has notable success in multiple roles and levels of education and with all types of school demographics. With Mr. Cush’s advanced degrees in Business and in Educational Leadership Alterra provides needed services with the unique perspective from both the education and business realms.

Of particular interest is Patrick’s design, development and implementation of a charter school proposal and program by assembling a broad partnership of education, government, non-profit, and civic institutions and leaders. From germination through firm establishment Patrick developed all facets of startup and implementation for this thriving and expanding multi-institutional academy that now includes hundreds of teachers and thousands of students in several middle and high schools. For more information go to:

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Review Patrick’s thesis on Charter School Management and Academic Achievement.

Bradley Casai, Consultant

Bradley Casai, consultant for Alterra, received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan and is soon to receive his Master of Business Administration from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Mr. Casai possesses a broad array of knowledge from various disciplines and specializes in business development, marketing and marketing research and government contracts for Alterra.

Clinton Knox, Consultant

Clinton Knox holds a Bachelor of Arts from Southern Illinois University and a Master of Arts from Colorado College. Clint has 4 years experience in Colorado Springs Public Schools and will soon receive his National Board Certification. His background includes administrative roles and serving as a board member of the Colorado Education Association. Previously, Mr. Knox was an Executive Director for the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region specializing in Marketing, Customer Relations, Labor Relations, and Volunteer and Partnership Development.