South Florida After-School All-Stars

Author Archive


Deputy Executive Director

Sean A. Prospect
Sean started working for After-School All-Stars in 2004. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science (2002) and a Master’s Degree in Sports Management (2003) from Florida International University. While attending FIU, he was a two-time All-Sunbelt Conference Track and Field Athlete. Sean also serves as the court manager for the Miami HEAT and is known to the average fan in attendance as Sean “The T-Shirt Guy.” Sean is happily married to his wife, Dawn,, and they have a daughter named Kayla.

Senior Program Director

Richard McKinley
Richard McKinley has been working with After-School All-Stars since 2005. He is a graduate of Florida International University with a degree in Business Administration. Richard was also a four year scholarship athlete, running both the 400 and 800 meter events in track and field. He is the middle of three, one older brother and a younger sister.

Administrative Director

Maria Palacio
Maria E. Palacio was born in Cuba and moved with her siblings in 1961 at the age of 9, after a few months they were joined by their parents and the entire family settled in Miami to reside. Before joining the team of After-School All-Stars, Maria excelled within a faced paced non profit organization with high volume of transactions, continually taking on increased levels of responsibility and was asked to assume and supervise the entire accounting department and reported to the Executive Director and Board Members directly at Congregation B’nai Israel in Boca Raton.

Project Manager

Rohan Thompson
Rohan was born on a little known island in the Caribbean by the name of Jamaica. He moved to the United States at age 13 and has been living in Florida ever since. He is an avid soccer fan (A.C. Milan and FC Barcelona) as well as a member of the United States Youth Soccer Association, with experience coaching at the under – 15 level. Rohan graduated from FIU in December 2003 with a B.A. in Psychology and a minor in Marketing. In 2008, a colleague introduced Rohan to the world that is After-School All-Stars and the rest they say is history.

Project Manager

Jason Magrisso
Jason has been working for SFASAS since 2009. He has a Bachelor’s Degree from Santa Clara University in California. Upon moving back to Miami, he immediately started working with After-School All-Stars. Jason is currently working towards obtaining a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Nova Southeastern University with an expected graduation in December 2010.

Project Manager

Dalizbel Batista-Batchelor
Dalizbel started working for SFASAS in 2008. She obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communications from Florida Atlantic University. Her experience and education has allowed her to help students beyond the classroom.

Project Manager

Nodia Prospere
A graduate of the school of Journalism and Graphic Communications at Florida A&M University, Nodia has a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations. She joined SFASAS in 2008.

Office Coordinator

Junie Aurelhomme