Employees at recognition dinnerCongratulations to Rockland BOCES Chief Operating Officer Dr. Mary Jean Marsico upon receiving the 2017 Educational Leadership Award from the Mid-Hudson School Study Council.

Dr. Marsico was honored for her three decades of school leadership experience and deep relationships with elected officials, business leaders and the local community, all of which play key roles in the growth and success of Rockland BOCES and our diverse student populations.

She was nominated for the prestigious regional award by the Rockland BOCES Staff Association, the Board of Education and the agency’s Administration.

Award recipients were recognized during MHSSC’s Annual Meeting held on April 27th Anthony’s Pier 9 in New Windsor. Based at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, MHSSC’s mission is to improve the education offered in the region’s school districts through the cooperative study of common educational problems, the diffusion of “Best Practice” strategies, and the active participation of all the shareholders of the educational process – from district administrators to the students they serve.