Karen Cortellino, M.D. was re-elected to a second, two-year term as vice president for legislation/resolutions of the New Jersey School Boards Association during the organization’s semi-annual Delegate Assembly on May 15, 2021.
She is an active member of the Montville Township Board of Education, including serving as president for six years from 2010 – 2016. She has served on every standing board committee, as well as various ad hoc committees, and is a member of the Morris County School Boards Association.
Dr. Cortellino also served as Chair of the Boy Scouts of America Montville Good Scout Award from 2018 to 2019, and on the Board of Trustees Towaco Civic Association, which earned the Montville Township Chamber of Commerce 2020 Organization of the Year award. She is also a member of the One Montville Response Team, is an Executive Board Member for the Boy Scouts of America, Patriots Path Council, and a member of the Greater Montville Relay for Life.
She has earned the designations of Certified Board Member, Master Board Member and Certified Board Leader through the NJSBA Board Member Academy.
She graduated from Queens College of the City University of New York, and the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara Medical School. She received post-graduate training at Maryland General Hospital. She works at the Pink Breast Center, an imaging facility dedicated to breast and women’s imaging.