Mr. Matthew J. Paladino
Matthew J. Paladino has been the Business Administrator/Board Secretary for the Belleville Board of Education since 2017 and also serves as the district’s Affirmative Action Office. Prior to joining the Belleville team, he worked in various Board of Education Business Office’s since 2001 performing all roles associated with the business office and becoming Business Administrator/Board Secretary in 2011.
Since coming to Belleville, Mr. Paladino in conjunction with Dr. Tomko and Mr. Egan has overseen the complete transformation of the Belleville Board of Education Business Office. Audits have all earned the greatest levels of attestation each year and audit recommendations number in the single digits since his arrival. Mr. Paladino each year has continued to grow the district’s reserves and keep the district in great financial shape. The New Jersey Department of Education 2020 QSAC review saw the Belleville Public Schools District earn a 100% compliance in Finance under the direction of Mr. Paladino and his staff.
Mr. Paladino earned a Bachelor’s degree in accounting from Seton Hall University and his Master’s degree in Management from Saint Elizabeth University.
Mr. Paladino lives in Wayne with his wife, two children, and two dogs. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, and rooting on the New York Yankees and Notre Dame Fighting Irish.