Audience in Lecture






CEO & School President


St. Augustine Preparatory Academy


Abby Andrietsch is CEO & School President at St. Augustine Preparatory Academy (Aug Prep) on Milwaukee's south side. Founded in 2017, Aug Prep's North Star is to instill hope by equipping students to glorify God. Augustine Preparatory Academy develops students to be tomorrow’s leaders. They will be known by their strength of character, courage, intellect, impactful contributions and their faith. We fulfill this mission every day by providing an exceptional non-denominational Christian education and an uninterrupted K4-12 experience for nearly 1,500 students.

Prior to joining St. Augustine Prep, Andrietsch co-founded and served as Executive Director of Schools That Can Milwaukee (now City Forward Collective). With a mission to ensure every single child in Milwaukee has the opportunity to attend a high-quality school, STCM engaged, empowered, and connected transformational school leaders to foster more high-quality schools for students in Milwaukee.

Andrietsch is a graduate of the University of Virginia and has an MBA and Masters of Education from Stanford University. She serves on the Alverno College Board of Trustees as well as the Teach for America – Milwaukee board. She lives in the Milwaukee area with her husband and daughters, Page and Emma (who attend Aug Prep). Abby is also a Pahara-Aspen Institute Education Fellow.