Our Board

The John W. Lavelle Preparatory Charter School Board of Trustees



Sheldon Blackman

Retired VP for Grants and Program Development, Staten Island University Hospital

Joseph Carroll

District Manager, Community

Board #1, Staten Island, NY



Richard Fragiacomo


William Henri

Retired CEO, South Beach Psychiatric Center

Susan Lavelle

Staten Island University Hospital

Francisco (Paco) Lugovina

Chairman Emeritus

Lily D. McNair, Ph.D.



Provost and VP of Academic Affairs at Wagner College



Deborah Miller

Director, Parent Resource Center, Jewish Board of Family & Children’s Services, Staten Island, NY

Doris Schueler

Psychologist in private practice

Dirk Tillotson

Attorney At Law

New York Charter School Incubator

Eleni (Nelly)Tournaki

Associate Professor, Coordinator for the Master’s degree program in Special Education,   College of Staten Island