Mrs. Isabel Aguirre de Fernandez is the Office Manager at Environmental Charter Middle School – Gardena. Isabel brings 13 years of experience in charter school CMO administration in Los Angeles.
Prior to coming to ECMS-G, Isabel was the school administrative manager for charter schools in South Central LA as well as one of the nation’s first charter management organizations in California. She has also served as a Parent Liaison.
Isabel firmly believes that every student should be prepared to pursue their college goals regardless of their socioeconomic status. She identifies with the ECS mission and goal of helping our students’ pursue educational excellence by making them college-ready. She also believes in a shared commitment by families, teachers, leaders, staff members, and community members in the educational process of students from vulnerable and underserved communities.
Isabel graduated with a B.A. in Business Administration and an MA in Business Administration from Universidad del Zulia in Maracaibo, Venezuela. She also attended Miami Lakes Educational Center and Technical College in Miami Lakes, Florida.
Isabel is also a very active member of her community. She is a certified Cathequist for Adults from a Religious Education Progran for children and youth with the Archdioces of Los Angeles and currently attends Loyola Marymount University to further her education. Isabel loves having friends over to enjoy her Venezuelan dishes. She loves to travel, dancing to salsa, merengue and bachata and spending time with her daughter, family and friends.