Central Office

Superintendent

Mr. Scott Moffitt

Phone: 973-627-4600 x214

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Mr. Scott Moffitt

Mr. Moffitt is the Superintendent of the Morris County Vocational School District (MCVSD). After joining MCVSD in January 2004 as the Business Administrator/Board Secretary, Mr. Moffitt then assumed the role of Assistant Superintendent in 2008 and has been in his current position since July 1, 2010. He has a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from New York University with a specialization in Management and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Rutgers University.

Mr. Moffitt began his career with the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) in Trenton where he served in various roles in the Office of Innovative Programs and Practices and as Acting Manager of the Charter Schools Office. Mr. Moffitt then went on to become the Director at the Alexander Hamilton Charter School in Paterson, and prior to joining MCVSD, he was the NJDOE Morris County Business Administrator.

Under Scott’s leadership as Superintendent at MCVSD, the high school received recognition in 2013 as a National Blue Ribbon School for its academic excellence. In addition, the school has been nationally recognized by both U.S. News and World Report and Newsweek in their rankings for top performing high schools.
Mr. Moffitt is associated with several professional organizations in which he has assumed active leadership roles. He is a member of the New Jersey Council of County Vocational-Technical Schools and was recently elected as the Council’s President. He also is a member of the Morris County Association of School Administrators and serves as Vice President of their Executive Committee. Additionally, he serves on the Morris, Sussex, and Warren Workforce Investment Board.

For the past few years, Mr. Moffitt has been actively involved in the NJDOE’s career readiness initiative to improve students’ readiness for the 21st century world of work. He is currently a key member of the state’s newly-established Career Pathways Task Force which facilitates collaboration between state education and workforce agencies to prioritize high-skill, high-demand career pathways for high school students.

Off campus, Scott enjoys spending time with his family and three young children. He volunteers his time as a coach for various sports in which his children participate. He is an avid fisherman and likes to play golf when time permits.

Business Administrator

Mr. James Rollo

Phone: (973) 627-4600 X216

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Mr. James Rollo

Jim Rollo has been the Business Administrator and Board Secretary for the Morris County Vocational School District since July 2019, but his career in public education goes back to September of 2000.  Mr. Rollo served as a Director of Technology and Assistant Business Administrator at Bernards Township School District from 2004 to 2014 and the Business Administrator and Board Secretary at Mendham Borough School District from 2014 to 2019.

Mr. Rollo earned a BA in History from the College of New Jersey and an MBA in Business Administration from Quinnipiac University.  He is a certified classroom teacher, supervisor of instruction, and also held the world's premier cybersecurity certification:  the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).  He also holds a Master's degree in Information Technology from Capella University and was inducted into the Upsilon Pi Epsilon Honor's Society for the Computing and Information Disciplines while working on his Ph.D at Nova Southeastern University. 

Mr. Rollo is a member of the New Jersey Assocation of School Business Officials and the Morris County Association of School Business Administrators where he has served as the chair of the technology committee for the past 2 years.

 

Office of Curriculum and Programs

Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction

Mrs. Shari Castelli

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Mrs. Shari Castelli

Shari Castelli has worked in education for nearly 30 years. She started as a science teacher at Chatham High School where she was an early adopter of the hands-on, discovery teaching and learning methods that work so well in science education. After serving in numerous teacher-leader positions, Shari moved into administration as the Science Supervisor at the West Essex Regional Schools and then was fortunate enough to become the STEM Supervisor at Morris County School of Technology. At Morris County School of Technology, Shari became fully indoctrinated into the amazing world of CTE and will never again go back to traditional secondary education. 

Shari has been involved in numerous innovative projects at Morris County School of Technology/Morris County Vocational School District including the creation and implementation of the Engineering Design and Advanced Manufacturing and Cybersecurity & Information Protection programs in partnership with the County College of Morris, the Academy for Environmental Science, the Academy for Biotechnology, and the Allied Health Institute. 

When Shari is not enjoying her job or spending time with her family, she can be found practicing on her yoga mat, hiking on a trail, riding her bike or paddling in a kayak.

Director of Programs

Ms. Kerry Eberhardt

Phone: 973-627-4600 x202

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B.A. Secondary Education Biological Science - Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania M.A. Education Leadership - The College of New Jersey

Ms. Kerry Eberhardt

Ms. Eberhardt is the Director of Programs for MCVSD. She works closely with the Assistant Superintendent Shari Castelli, the District leadership team and staff to build, grow, support and innovate curricular programs for the MCVSD students. Some of her favorite highlights from her MCVSD experience so far include working collaboratively with the MCVSD community on HackMCST, NJ Makers Day, EdCon3D, the NJ Achievement Coach's Program and the new District website. 

Ms. Eberhardt's career in education began as a biology teacher at Randolph High School (RHS) in Randolph, NJ in 2004. She was involved with many aspects of the school community as an athletic coach, club advisor and class advisor. In 2012 she became the first Option II Coordinator for RHS and started the school's Option II Program. Ms. Eberhardt left Randolph to join the MCVSD team in October of 2014 as the STEM Supervisor.

Outside of MCVSD, Ms. Eberhardt enjoys time with friends and family, design and home improvement projects, and living the lake life in Lake Mohawk.

 

Director of Student Services and Special Education

Ms. Athena Borzeka

Phone: 973-627-4600 x229

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Degrees: B.A. Psychology Ed.M. Educational Psychology M.A. Educational Leadership Certifications: Teacher of the Handicapped School Counselor Director of School Counseling Services Principal School Administrator

Ms. Athena Borzeka

Ms. Borzeka graduated from Rutgers University with a BA in Psychology and Rutgers Graduate School of Education with an Ed.M. in Educational Psychology.  She began her career in education working as a special education teacher for the Windsor School in Morristown, NJ, a semi-private school for learning disabled students.   After 5 years she moved to the public setting teaching special education at Randolph High School.  Ms. Borzeka remained in special education for an additional 2 years then moved to the guidance office where she worked for another 5 years as a school counselor.  In November of 2009 Ms. Borzeka came to the Morris County School of Technology where she could combine her love for special education and school counseling.   In 2011, Ms. Borzeka earned her MA in Educational Leaership from New Jersey City University.  In her tenure at MCST, Ms. Borzeka has had the pleasure of developing and implementing  comprehensive guidance and special eduation programs designed to meet the needs of all students within the framework of Career and Technical Education. 

Aside from several other professional organizations, Ms. Borzeka is an acitve member of the Morris County Directors of Guidance as well as the Morris County Directors of Special Services organizations. She is also currently a member of the New Jersey Department of Education School Counselor Advisory Committee.

Grants and Satellite Programs Manager

Mr. Michael Gowdy

Phone: 973-627-4600 x244

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Mr. Michael Gowdy

Mr. Gowdy is the Grants Program Manager for the Morris County Vocational School District (MCVSD). He works collaboratively with the administrative team to coordinate and implement federal and state grant programs. He also monitors these programs for compliance with State regulations to ensure that goals and objectives are being met. Prior to joining the MCVSD administrative team in January 2014, Mr. Gowdy served as the Chief Program Officer for the New Jersey Community Development Corporation (NJCDC). While at NJCDC, he was responsible for developing and overseeing the organization’s educational and youth development programs as well as managing all federal, state and private grant funds. Mr. Gowdy also held several positions with the State of New Jersey in Trenton. He began his career with the State at the Governor’s Office of Volunteerism serving as the Youth and Community Service Coordinator. Mr. Gowdy later became a Senior Program Officer for the New Jersey Department of Education’s Office of Community Services and then transitioned to Director of the Center for Youth Policy and Programs in the Secretary of State’s Office.

High School Administration

Principal

Miss Lynne M. Jackson

Phone: 973-627-4600 x 243

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Miss Lynne M. Jackson

Miss Jackson joined the MCVSD administrative team as the principal in March 2013. Prior to this, Miss Jackson worked in the Morris School District as a Supervisor of Instruction at Frelinghuysen Middle School for eight years. While serving the students, parents, and staff at Frelinghuysen, Miss Jackson helped facilitate a whole-school reform initiative guided by Turning Points 2000: Educating Adolescents in the 21st Century. She was responsible for implementing a school-wide Advisor-Advisee program and collaborated with teachers and administrators to develop the Morris School District Rubric for Excellence in Teaching. Miss Jackson started her career in education in 1996 working at what was then known as Windsor High School but has since been renamed as Shepard High School in Morristown, NJ.  

Miss Jackson earned her Master's Degree in Educational Administration from Kean University, in Union, NJ. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with an undergraduate degree in Finance and Economics from Fairleigh Dickinson University, in Teaneck, N.J. 

Off-campus Miss Jackson enjoys spending time with her family. When she is not with her two children, she enjoys golfing, fishing, and staying physically fit. She also enjoys reading and traveling.  

Assistant Principal

Mr. Mark Menadier

Phone: 973-627-4600 X224

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Mr. Mark Menadier

Mr. Menadier is the Assistant Principal of the Morris County School of Technology (MCST). Mr. Menadier has had the distinct privilege of being a part of MCST's full-time program since its inception in 2004. Mr. Menadier began his tenure at MCST as a history teacher, earning recognition as the district's "Teacher of the Year" in 2009. During his time on the teaching staff, Mr. Menadier served in various roles, including Master Teacher and varsity soccer coach, as well as participating in numerous initiatives such as Curriculum Council, Critical Friends Group, and Intervention & Referral Services.

In 2011, Mr. Menadier transitioned from teaching to administration when he was appointed Supervisor of Humanities. He has been in his current position as Assistant Principal since 2016. Mr. Menadier believes in forging positive relationships as a means of developing academic growth and character development. To that end he is grateful for the opportunity to work with an exceptional student body and a dedicated professional staff. 

Supervisor of Instruction

Mrs. Lisa Adams

Phone: 973-627-4600 x207

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Mrs. Lisa Adams

Mrs. Adams joined the administrative team at the Morris County School of Technology in the fall of 2018. She is responsible for supervising a combination of share-time and full-time programs as well as various academic departments. Mrs. Adams began her career at MCST in 2006 as an English Teacher. During her tenure, she participated on several committees and championed many school-wide initiatives. In 2014 Mrs. Adams was honored with the distinction of Morris County Teacher of the Year.  While a teacher, she frequently told her students that they were the best thing about MCST and she still believes that to this day.  Mrs. Adams is passionate about educational best practices, teacher leadership, and helping students become the best they can be.

Mr. Scott Shaw

Phone: 973-627-4600 x124

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Mr. Scott Shaw

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