BOCES Comm Team 2019


The Rockland BOCES Communications team was recently recognized by the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) for exemplary work in school public information. Judges of the 2019 NSPRA Publications and Digital Media Awards competition evaluated more than 1,000 entries from public and private schools, educational organizations and business partners from across the nation for outstanding work in all types of educational communication and marketing, including writing, graphic design, print design, strategic planning, video, website architecture and social media.

The six-member Rockland BOCES Communications team was recognized for the following:

Rockland BOCES 2017-18 Annual Report

Rockland BOCES 2018-19 School Calendar

Rockland BOCES – A Parent Guide to School Emergencies

Rockland BOCES – Video – Partnership For Safe and Healthy Youth

East Ramapo Central School District – Video – Summer Academies

South Orangetown Central School District – A Parent Guide to School Emergencies

Suffern Central School District – Video – Showcasing the Social & Emotional Supports

Rockland BOCES Chief Operating Officer Dr. Mary Jean Marsico said, “Our highly-skilled and incredibly dedicated communications professionals are instrumental in ensuring that our students, parents, employees and community are empowered through impactful communication initiatives.”

“We are honored to be recognized for the work that we do every day to engage all stakeholders in the education and support of the students and families in Rockland County and beyond,” said Director of Communications and Governmental Relations Scott Salotto.

NSPRA’s Publications and Digital Media Awards recognize outstanding education publications and marketing/informational materials (print and electronic), video/TV/radio programs, social media and websites.

The Rockland BOCES Communications team:

Scott Salotto, Director
Jen Citrolo
Michele Kessler
Jenny Mirmelstein
Bridget Clark
Ashley Columbia

At Rockland BOCES, our Office of Communications defines what matters. Recommending strategy. Targeting stakeholders. Creating content. Orchestrating outreach. Building trust. Want us to help tell your stories? Call (845) 627-4705.

For a full list of NSRPA’s 2019 winners, click here.