Eulalia Gillis, Acting Business Administrator/Board Secretary
Eulalia "Lala" Gillis started her tenure with the Madison School District as the Assistant Business Administrator in August of 2016. In this role, she has performed the accounting duties at the Central Office as well as any special projects assigned to her by the Business Administrator and the Board. While at Madison, one of her assigned projects was to apply for reimbursement of ROD grants that were outstanding for a few years. To date, the district has received over $1 million due them from the NJSDA for those grants.
Eulalia earned her undergraduate degree in Accounting from Rutgers University. Mrs. Gillis began her career in Jersey City for National Westminster Bank, where she was an Assistant Vice-President in the accounting department. After nine years in Jersey City, she left for a new position at the Palisades Park School District. In Palisades Park for over 25 years, she was responsible for every aspect of work in the business office. For many years she ran payroll and accounts payable, but was the Assistant Business Administrator and finally Business Administrator.
Mrs. Gillis lives in Martinsville with her wonderful husband of 35 years, two of her three children and a cat named Elvis. She and her husband enjoy traveling, sports, and entertaining family and friends.