Mary Zawaski

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NACSA is committed to sharing regular updates on the latest federal COVID-19 information available in an effort to highlight education policies taking place during the pandemic. Primarily, these updates will focus on the latest packages Congress is considering and guidance from the U.S. Department of Education.

Mary Zawaski

Finance & Administration Manager

Mary is responsible for supporting NACSA’s general accounting functions with primary focus on payroll and human resource administration. She joined NACSA in 2006 and has worked in various capacities since that time.

Mary graduated from Northern Illinois University with a B.S. in marketing/management.

Her professional background includes experience as an account manager for a marketing research company, and business manager for a parish office.

Outside of work, Mary spends time supporting the Hydrocephalus Association through various research and fundraising events.


Most Recent Posts
For Charter School Renewal, It’s About Active Listening
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