NPS Welcomes Dr. Cicchetti

NPS Welcomes Dr. Cicchetti
Posted on 08/26/2015
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Dr. Michael T. Cicchetti has joined Norwalk Public Schools as Interim Chief Operations Officer. Dr. Cicchetti will provide support in several areas, including Operations, Academics, Talent and Finance, until key vacancies are filled with permanent employees.  

Dr. Cicchetti has deep experience in educational leadership, including several recent roles in interim positions. During the 2014-15 school year, he served as Interim Director of Human Resources for Darien Public Schools. In 2013-14, he was Interim Director of Human Resources & General Administration for Wilton Public Schools.  Prior to that, he served as Interim Principal of Hurlbutt Elementary in Weston.

He retired in 2011 after serving as Superintendent for the Easton, Redding and Region 9 District. He served as Superintendent of Schools for Berlin Public Schools from 2005-2010, and as Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction for Wethersfield Public Schools from 1992-2000. His education career has also included roles as an elementary school principal, university instructor, director of art, music, and physical education, and music teacher.  

Dr. Cicchetti holds an Ed.D in Administration, Training and Policy Studies from Boston University. He earned a Sixth Year Certificate in Supervision and Curriculum from Central Connecticut State University, a Master of Arts in Education from Trinity College, and a Bachelor of Music in Music Education from the University of Hartford.