An experienced educator, John Musso brings over 30 years of experience to his current position of Executive Director for ASBO International. During his career, John has been a teacher, principal, deputy superintendent, and served as Chief Financial Officer for the District of Columbia Schools immediately prior to coming to ASBO International. He has supervised the business support functions of school systems to include finance, transportation, procurement, technology, maintenance & operations, human resources and nutrition service. In addition, he has also supervised Title I and Vocational Education while performing the supervisory functions of the CFO.
During his tenure as a principal and under his leadership, his elementary school was acknowledged by the Colorado Legislature and United States Department of Education as one of the top eight (8) elementary schools in Colorado for achieving high levels of student achievement. Prior to earning his teaching certificate, Musso worked for 11 years in a closed confinement treatment center for troubled adolescents as a Mental Health Worker.
Musso holds the designation of Certified Association Executive (CAE) through the American Society of Association Executives, received his Bachelor of Arts in Science and Math with a focus on education from the University of Northern Colorado, a Masters of Arts in Public Administration from the University of Northern Colorado, and School Administrator Credential and Licensing from Western State College, Colorado.