About Us

The River Vale Educational Fund (RVEF) is a nonprofit organization that operates independent of the Board of Education. The goal of the RVEF is to provide supplementary funding to help maintain the district’s commitment to excellence. The River Vale Educational Fund provides privately-raised, non-tax dollar financing that will assist in guaranteeing that the school district will provide the finest education experiences for each and every student.

The “Fund” is overseen by a Board of Trustees, following are the members:

  • Mr. John Puccio, President
  • Mr. Mark Sheehy, Vice President
  • Mrs. Kimberly Terjanian, Treasurer
  • Mrs. Heidi Markell, Secretary
  • Mr. Thomas Gallione, Board Member
  • Mr. Alex Urrea, Board Member
  • Mr. Kenneth Veit, Board Member
  • Mr. Peter Ajalat, Board Member
  • Mrs. Kelly Ippolito, Trustee
  • Mr. Rory McCourt, Trustee
  • Mrs. Lorraine Waldes, Trustee