Our Staff

Mary W. Hirschbiel
Executive Director & New Castle County Coordinator

Stacy Penaranda
Sussex County Coordinator

Jeff Jackson
Director, Donor Engagement

Mary Randall
Kent County Coordinator

Kristin Strouss-Peyton
Executive Assistant

Our Board

Amanda L. Anderson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of English
Delaware State University
Dover, Delaware

Thomas W. Black, President
Retired Corporate Treasurer
Hockessin, Delaware

Jeanne A. Brennan
Retired Financial Services Professional
Lewes, Delaware

Kathryn Brown Ed.D.
Director of Advanced Programs
Wilmington University
Middletown, Delaware

Mary Castiglione
Retired Insurance Agent
Camden, Delaware

Gwen DelCoglin
Morris James LLP
New Castle, Delaware

Charlotte Frye
Retired Elementary Principal
Bethany Beach, Delaware

Sherry Larson-Reese
Retired School Secretary
Dover, Delaware

Elisa Erlenbach Maas, Esq.
Richards, Layton & Finger
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania

Tracy L. McCarthy, MS
Reading Specialist
Academy of Dover Charter School
Dover, Delaware

Ingrid Reid Price, MBA, CPA, Treasurer
Retired Accountant
Wilmington, Delaware

William J. Ulrich, Esq., Secretary
Associate General Counsel
The Siegfried Group, LLP
Wilmington, Delaware

Amanda Zirn Hudson
Bethany Beach Books
Millsboro, Delaware