Vice President for Legal Affairs and Strategy, General Counsel and Secretary to the Board of Trustees
Gagliano is a Mount alumna and the parent of a recent Mount Education graduate. After graduating from the Mount, Gagliano earned a Juris Doctor degree at Pace University. She has served in numerous roles with the City of Newburgh and Orange County, including Assistant Corporation Counsel for Newburgh, where she was able to make deep connections with the regional business community. In addition, she has spent a considerable amount of time in the area of compliance.
The Mount’s culture of service goes hand in hand with Gagliano’s commitment to community. She has enjoyed serving as a volunteer basketball coach for most of her adult life, including seasons with Bishop Dunn Memorial School and the Newburgh Armory Unity Center. She is also a board member of Girls on the Run – Hudson Valley, a program that helps young women to develop essential life skills, with an appreciation for health and fitness; Chair of the Cornwall Youth Committee; and serves on the advisory board of the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley.