From teaching in the South Bronx to the principalship of the largest elementary school in suburban Greenwich, Connecticut, John’s career has been focused on building a sense of unity in each school community. Capitalizing on the strengths of the school population, he formed collaborative teams to further the mission and vision of these organizations.
The highlight of his career came when he joined a team of educators to create one of Connecticut’s most successful magnet public schools. This unique experience solidified John’s commitment to the collaborative leadership model.
With humor and a we’re all in this together attitude, John has experienced the day to day rewards and ever present challenges of working in the public sector. In an era of increasing demands, limited funding and high stakes accountability, John understands what it takes to build, maintain and excel in a collaborative environment.
You can get in touch with John by calling 203-658-4380 or emailing Jgrasso7@gmail.com