Board Members

The ASPIRA of Delaware Charter Operations (ADCO) Board of Directors is as follows:
  • Chairperson: Lourdes Puig, Ph.D.
  • Vice Chairperson: Donald Patton
  • Treasurer: Luis Santiago Sr.
  • Secretary: Serah Pesce 
  • Parent Representative: Ana Viscarra Gikas
  • Teacher/Staff Representative: Tiffany Burton
  • Director: Marisa Terranova Fissel, Esq.
  • Director: Rosalie Rolón Dow, Ph.D.
  • Director: Guillermina Gonzalez, DBA
  • Director: Alberto E. Chávez
  • Director: Rebecca Penix-Tadsen
  • Ex-officio Board member: Margie López Waite (Chief Executive Officer)
  • Ex-officio Board member: Greg Panchisin (Chief Operating Officer)

Please note that our school board meetings are open.


To view the Public Comment Procedure, please click here.


  • Monthly Public Board Meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of the month (except July and December) starting at 6:00pm at 326 Ruthar Drive, Newark, DE in the Board room.