Our Team

Leadership

Meet Our Leadership Team

LEAP Academy University School is administered by a management team led by our Chief Officers, each overseeing specific strategic performance components. Together, they work to lead the execution of Board mandates and strategic priorities and the implementation of the LEAP Charter.

 

Manuel Delgado

Lead Person/Chief Operations Officer

Ken Verrill

Chief Financial Officer/School Business Administrator

Khary Golden

Chief Innovation Officer

Jessica Pierre-Louis

Chief of Data & Accountability

Jorge Calixto

Principal STEAM High School 9-12

Barbara Dunlap

Principal, STEM Upper Elementary 4-8

Jovita Veguilla

Principal, STEM Elementary K-3

Staff

Meet Our Central Services Staff

LEAP Academy is supported by an administration and service structure that allows for efficient and quality services. Meet our key personnel.

Manuel Delgado

Lead Person/Chief Operations Officer

Jessica Pierre-Louis

Chief of Data & Accountability

Steve Pierre-Jacques

Director of Technology

Traquillia Kennedy

Deputy Chief of Human Resources Officer

Carlos Mattei-Ramos

Director of FAB Lab

Luis Declet

Director of the PRAC

Raul Agosto

Director of Facilities

Michelle Roman-Colon

District Office Manager

Ken Verrill

Chief Financial Officer/School Business Administrator

Beverly Johnson

Assistant to the SBA-Payroll Manager

Kimberly Fitzpatrick

Assistant to the SBA-Grant Manager

Norma Argon

Director of Enrollment, Student Records & Transportation Services

Diana Crespo

Assistant Director to Enrollment & Transportation

Grace Begley

Enrollment Specialist

Michelle Fiordimondo

Director of Curriculum, Instruction, & Professional Development

Charles Benito

Director of Data and Assessment

Tameka Matthews

Director of Special Services

Jorge Calixto

Principal STEAM High School 9-12

Barbara Dunlap

Principal, STEM Upper Elementary 4-8

Jovita Veguilla

Principal, STEM Elementary K-3

Dr. Velmina Rivera, MD, FAAP

Pediatrician/Chief Medical Officer/School Medical Director

Jacqueline DePrince

Office Manager- Wellness Center

Gladys Robreno

Director of Wellness, Family Support & Behavioral Health

Maria Cruz

Director of Parent Engagement Center

Laurie Peterson-Faust

Fitness Center Coordinator