Chief Financial Officer
Lisa Sammon oversees SCO’s financial and accounting functions. Lisa was appointed Chief Financial Officer in November 2023, having served as the Interim CFO since December 2022, heading the agency’s Accounting, Treasury, Consumer Banking, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes.
Previously, she held the role of Vice President, Accounting & Financial Reporting, in which she oversaw the main Accounting function of the Finance department, the coordination of the monthly closings, and preparation of monthly financial statements. She was also responsible for the coordination of the annual audit in cooperation with the Director of Finance. Lisa oversaw the Accounts Receivable function of the Finance department, ensuring that program billings were submitted and collected in a timely manner.
Lisa joined SCO Family of Services in 2012 as Fiscal Officer, and has held the positions of Associate Fiscal Director, Fiscal Director for Foster Care, Controller, and, most recently, Vice President – Accounting & Financial Reporting. Her responsibilities have included preparing monthly financial statements and analyses, annual budgets, cost reports and contract claims.
Prior to joining SCO, Lisa was employed as Assistant Controller at AHRC Nassau where she worked for nearly 11 years in various fiscal capacities. She is a graduate of SUNY Stony Brook.
of adults with developmental disabilities living in SCO’s IRAs (group homes) made meaningful connections by participating in community inclusion activities
of 12th graders in Family Foster Care graduated high school; 61% are enrolled in post-secondary education