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Mission Statement

The mission of Accounting/Finance is to make a difference in the education of Paterson’s children so they may achieve their highest potential through safeguarding and preserving the integrity of the district’s finance. We are committed to providing excellent customer service to all stakeholders in a professional manner and ensuring total compliance, effectiveness, efficiency, consistency and integrity in our performance.

Code of Ethics

  • Responsibility for all our actions
  • Respect for self and others
  • Respect the rules, face the challenges and follow your dreams.


  • Raising the bar to achieve excellence.
  • Instill responsibility, accountability, integrity, and improve customer service.
  • Provide a system of checks and balances to maintain proper internal controls.
  • Preserve the integrity of the district fiscal.
  • Capacity building and TEAMWORK


Business Services

Business Office

Richard Matthews

Business Administrator

Food Services

David Buchholtz
Food Services Directo
Office: 973-321-0957
Fax: 973-321-0953 / 973-321-0968

Accounting & Accounts Payable

June Gray
Supervisor of Accounting

Office: 973-321-0775
Fax: 973-321-0487


Stephen Morlino
Executive Director of Facilities

Office: 973-321-0961


Alicia Walton
Payroll Supervisor

Office: 973-321-0809
Fax: 973-321-0818


Neville Williams
Purchasing Supervisor

Office: 973-321-0726
Fax: 973-321-0378

Central Stores

Rocco Rinaggio
Central Stores Manager

Office: 973-321-0942


Lisa Vainieri-Marshall
Director of Student Assignment Services

Office: 973-321-0830
Fax: 973-321-0487


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