Adelita Deepan


Board Vice President
Member since 2016
Term expires 2020

Committees: Curriculum and Programs (Member)

School Liaison: Grandview, Children's Corner Preschool, Piscataway High School

Delegate: Piscataway Education Foundation

Adelita (Addie) Deepan was appointed to serve on the Piscataway Board of Education in January 2016.  She has been a Piscataway resident since 2001, along with her husband Joseph and daughter Mia.  Addie comes from a family of educators and while she herself pursued a career in Finance, she has always held the education profession in the highest regard.  She firmly believes that the foundation to success in life is a good education and she believes that all children should be given the best opportunity to a quality education.  

Addie is an active PTO member who has served on the executive board of the ML King PTO.  She has a strong commitment to schools and our community and continues to support education as a member of the Piscataway Board of Education where she also serves on two committees – Fiscal Planning & Operations and Culture & Climate.  Since assuming her post as a board member she has actively contributed to the positive changes that the board has implemented in the district. 

Addie brings to the Board a background in accounting and finance.  She holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Finance and a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Accounting, both from St. John’s University in New York.  She currently works as an Associate Director of Financial Planning & Analysis at Merck.