Las Américas ASPIRA Academy

We will be closed from March 16 - May 15, 2020. For Updates and resources, visit our COVID-19 Resources:

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
  • Secretary: Younes Haboussi 
  • Parent Representative: Crystal Mayfield
  • Teacher/Staff Representative: Tiffany Burton
  • Director: Benjamin Esparza, Esq.
  • Director: Serah Jo Pesce
  • Director: Rosalie Rolon Dow, Ph.D.
  • Director: Guillermina Gonzalez, DBA
  • Director:
  • Ex-officio Board member: Margie Lopez Waite (Head of School)
  • 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.