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The Delaware Association of School Administrators is the professional organization for school administrators in the state of Delaware. DASA’s mission is to advance education through service, leadership, and collaboration. DASA has an elected Executive Board consisting of a President, President Elect, Immediate Past President, and Treasurer. DASA has within its overall organizational structure departments organized by special interests in school administration. Departments include: Chief School Officers, Curriculum and Supervision, School Business Officials, Delaware School Nutrition Supervisors, Delaware School Principals, Special Programs Administrators, School Personnel Administrators, and Emeritus Administrators. Each Department elects officers and holds meetings at its pleasure. DASA has committees that work to meet the needs of the organization and its members. Members are called upon to serve on committees for the Department of Education, Governor’s Office, Delaware Legislatures, and other state agencies, non-profit organizations and education-related organizations.