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Chief Operating Officer

Dr. Marsico at her desk

Mary Jean Marsico, Ed.D.

(845) 627-4701
Fax: (845) 624-1764

The Chief Operating Officer plans, administers and supervises area-wide educational services and programs that BOCES provides at the request of Rockland BOCES’ eight component school districts.

About Dr. Marsico

Dr. Mary Jean Marsico joined Rockland BOCES in 1989, serving first as a principal of a district-based program. From 1990 until 1999, she was a Supervisor/Principal in the Special Education Division. Since 1999, she has served as Director of Special Education, Assistant Superintendent for Special Students Services and District Superintendent. In 2015, Dr. Marsico was named Chief Operating Officer.

Dr. Marsico received her Doctor of Education, Masters in Education and Master of Arts from Columbia University’s Teachers College. She graduated magna cum laude from Jersey City Sate College with B.A. in Special Education.

Having lived in Rockland County for more than 35 years, Dr. Marsico’s commitment to the children and families of this community is strong. She serves on several boards of directors, including the Rockland County Board of health, Rockland County Youth Bureau and United way of Rockland County.

In 2014, Dr. Mary Jean Marsico was honored with the Chairman’s Award for Overall Business Excellence by the Rockland Business Association. Click above to see the video about how Dr. Marsico’s work has impacted the county’s