Dr. Bottiglieri was born and raised in Reading, Pennsylvania and is a graduate of Reading High School which currently has a population of approximately 18,000 students. As a native of Berks County, Dr. Bottiglieri brings years of experience in rural education having previously served the Oley Valley School District and the Tulpehocken Area School District. Prior to joining the Wyalusing Area School District, Dr. Bottiglieri served as Assistant Executive Director of the Berks County Intermediate Unit. He is a graduate of East Stroudsburg University where he earned his Bachelor’s degree, his Masters and Doctoral degrees are from Widener University located in Chester, PA.
Dr. Bottiglieri is a proud resident of neighboring Sullivan County where he has vacationed with his family for several years. During free time he enjoys spending time navigating through Worlds End State Park, either hiking or swimming and spending as much time as possible with his daughters, Taylor and Brianna.
Dr. Bottiglieri is extremely excited to be part of the fantastic team of the Wyalusing Area School District and is enthusiastic about further developing the school community to showcase many of the positives taking place in our schools. When you have a free moment please stop by to meet Dr. Bottiglieri in person. His office is located on the lower level of the Elementary School. He is most often found in one of the school buildings working with students, teachers, and administrators or in attendance at school and community events.
The 2020-2021 Objective Performace Standards for the Superintendent are as follows:
To foster a positive and safe environment that supports the academic achievement of our students.
Demonstrate fiscal responsibility through thoughtful and consistent oversight of budget to ensure fiscal responsibility between the needs of our students/schools with that of the taxpayer.
To ensure the culture and climate of our schools is consistent with the expectations of our stakeholders.