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Monticello CSD appoints assistant superintendent for business

July 22, 2015

Lisa Failla is the new assistant superintendent of business at MCSD.The Monticello Central School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa Failla to the position of assistant superintendent for business. She will be responsible for the administration of the overall business and financial operations of the district.

For the past 14 years, Ms. Failla has served as business official for the Roscoe Central School District, Roscoe, NY. Earlier in her career, she was district treasurer for Roscoe. Ms. Failla has also worked as business official for Management Advisory Group, Catskill, NY, and accounting manager for Cablevision Industries Corporation, Liberty, NY.

“I believe that Ms. Failla will be a huge asset to Monticello,” said Superintendent Tammy Mangus. “She brings a wide array of skills and vast experience to this job. Most of her career has been spent in public education and I know that she shares a commitment to our mission and the work we do. She is an outstanding addition to our Central Office team.”

Ms. Failla was appointed by the Board of Education on July 23. She will be starting in the role of assistant superintendent on August 10.

“I am very excited to be joining the Monticello administration team, working together to accomplish the goals established by the Board, while being sensitive to the taxpayers as well. I look forward to getting to know the faculty, staff and community,” Failla said.

Ms. Failla earned her associates degree in applied science from Sullivan County Community College, a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Southern New Hampshire University, and a master’s degree in educational administration from Pace University. She anticipates the completion of her master’s degree in public administration in May 2016.

Ms. Failla is a member of the New York State Association of School Business Officials and is a Notary Public.

She resides in Roscoe, New York, with her husband, Peter and has three children.