Renee Gargano

Renee Gargano

Assistant Coordinator for the Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership

rgargano@pnwboces.org
(914) 248-2395

About Me

Renee Gargano has over 30 years of experience as a school leader for the Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES and she currently serves as the Executive Director for the Center for Educational Leadership. Renee has served in a variety of roles during her tenure to include: Deputy Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent, Director for Career Education, Assistant Director for Technical and Career Education and Coordinator for Special Education Programs. Ms. Gargano is known throughout New York State for her development and implementation of many innovative programs that serve students and school districts. A sampling of her programs include: The Center for Educational Leadership, The On Line Application System for Educators (OLAS), Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Teachers (TSTT), Come Teach with Us Academy for aspiring science, mathematics and language teachers in cooperation with Pace University, the Executive Leadership Program for aspiring superintendents in partnership with Fordham University, and a variety of HR and labor relations certificate programs with the Cornell Graduate School of Labor Relations. She was awarded the Excellence in Educational Leadership Award by the Dean of Bank Street College of Education in recognition for her generous and varied professional contributions of practicing school administrators to the improvement and support of school administration preparation programs.