The Morris Hills Regional District Business Office

  • The Business Office is responsible for the sound fiscal management of financial resources provided to the District by federal, state, and local entities.  Our goal is to ensure those resources are utilized effectively and efficiently while supporting the mission of the District. 

    We hope you find the information here both useful and user-friendly. Should you have any questions please use the contact list below, call 973-664-2281, or if you're a District employee submit a BOSC ticket. 

    If you need assistance with MySchoolBucks - please call 1-855-832-5226. Support is offered in English, Espanol, Arabic, and Vietnamese.

    If you need assistance with meal benefits please email mealbenefits@mhrd.org.


Business Office Staff


  • Joann Gilman Auricchio

    Joann Gilman Auricchio
    School Business Administrator
    Board Secretary
    e: jgilman@mhrd.org

    Dezaray Semer

    Dezaray K. Semer
    AA to School Business Administrator
    Business Application Coordinator
    e: dsemer@mhrd.org

    Sharon Ruiz

    Sharon Ruiz
    Staff Accountant
    Payroll - Tax - Pension 
    e: sruiz@mhrd.org

    Francis Pratt

    Francis Pratt
    Inventory & Fixed Asset Coordinator
    e: fpratt@mhrd.org

    Dee Abbate-Fetzer

    Dee Abbate-Fetzer
    Account Specialist - AP
    e: purchasing@mhrd.org

Refund or Transfer of School Meal Balances

  • If your student is graduating and has a school meal (cafeteria) credit balance, upon request, the Business Office will transfer that credit to another student in your household. This includes payments made in person or through My School Bucks. 

    If you do not have an underclassman we will refund your credit balance. Please allow 3-4 weeks for a check to be processed.

    To request a transfer OR a refund please complete the MHRD Transfer/Refund Form

Vendor Registration or Updates

  • To register as a new vendor or update your documentation on file please visit our Vendor Portal

    The vendor portal offers online registration, change of address, ACH enrollment, and more. 

Student Accident Insurance

  • For information or to purchase voluntary student accident insurance please visit www.mmc-ins.com. If you have coverage and need to submit a claim, the claim forms are provided below. 

Standard Operating Procedures