ROBBINSVILLE – Louis Pepe, Business Administrator (BA)/Board Secretary for the City of Summit School District, was elected second vice president of the New Jersey Association of School Business Officials (NJASBO) for the 2012-2013 school year.
Pepe received ASBO International’s Pinnacle of Achievement for Innovative Ideas in the Field of School Business in 2007 and Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting in 2005, 2006 and 2007. He is a past president of the Union County ASBO and served as the Editorial Review Committee Chair for KeyPost, the official magazine for NJASBO, from 2002-2008.
Before entering education, Pepe was a scanning administrator for the Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, administrative assistant for SL Industries, and served in the U.S. Army Information Systems Command as shift supervisor with the 66th Military Intelligence Brigade.
Pepe earned a bachelor’s degree in international business and business administration from Ramapo College of NJ, and a master of business administration (MBA) in finance from Christos M. Cotsakos College of Business at William Paterson University.
He currently serves as councilman-at-large in his home community of Lincoln Park, is a mentor for NJ Department of Education State Certification Program, and an adjunct professor in the Graduate Program in Education at Montclair State University.