Worcester State University
Latino Education Institute

 
Board of Advisors


The mission of the LEI Board of Advisors is to provide advice to the Executive Director and Worcester State College’s President and Vice President for Academic Affairs on: the strategic direction for the Latino Education Institute; technical expertise; support for its programs; initiatives and future fundraising activities. Current members include:

FY 2013-2014 


 

Co-Chair, Miguel A. Lopez

Sergeant, Worcester Police Department

 

Co-Chair, Ms. Gladys Rodriguez-Parker

Constituent Services Director, Congressman James P. McGovern's Office

 

Co-Chair, Mr. Alex Zequiera

President, Nativity School of Worcester

 

Mr. Barry M. Maloney

President, Worcester State University

 

Mr. Edward Augustus Jr.

Director, Government and Community Relations

College of the Holy Cross

 

Ms. Pamela Boisvert

Vice President, Colleges of Worcester Consortium

 

Dr. Ramon Borges-Mendez

Associate Professor, Community Development and Planning,

Clark University

 

Dr. Gail Carberry

President, Quinsigamond Community College

 

Dr. Rosa Carrasquillo

Assistant Professor, Caribbean/Latin American History,
College of the Holy Cross

 

Senator Harriette Chandler*

Mr. Kirshner Donis

Assistant Director, International & ALANA Admissions,
Worcester State University

 

Dr. Guillermina Elissondo

Associate Professor, World Languages, 
Worcester State University

 

Deacon Francisco Escobar

Deacon, St. Paul's Cathedral 
 

Mr. Juan Gomez
Associate Dean for Graduating and Continuing Education,

Worcester State University

 

Dr. Roberta Kyle

Executive Director, Centro Las Americas

 

Congressman James P. McGovern*

 

Mr. John Monfredo
Worcester School Committee Member

 

State Senator Michael Moore*

 

Honorable Timothy Murray

President and CEO, Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce

 

Mr. Leopoldo Negrón-Cruz
Coordinator HIV Counseling & Test Program

Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center

 

Reverend Dr. Sarai Rivera
City Councilor, Worcester Fourth District

 

Mr. John Rodriguez
Guidance Counselor, Worcester Public Schools

 

Dr. Bertha Elena Rojas
Manager of English Language Learners and Supplemental Support Services, Worcester Public Schools

  

Mr. Mario Silva-Rosa

Director of Admissions, Assumption College 

 

Mrs. Kathleen Toomey
Worcester City Councilor

* Honorary Members

 
Related Links
  Come View LEI's Success through the Lens of Participants
  LEI Strategic Plan Report 2013
  LEI Scholarship Information
  Mayor's Commission on Latino Educational Excellence
  Not Present, Not Accounted For: School Suspensions in Worcester
  LEI Research Report 2009
  Mauricio Gastón Institute
  Pew Hispanic Center
  CollegeBoard
  Worcester Public Schools
  American Council on Education
  Mass Afterschool Partnership


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