Staff Bio


Director of Finance

(978) 856-3911

Cecilio holds a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts – Lowell, a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership from Southern New Hampshire University and a Masters in Urban Ministries from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Cecilio has over twenty-five years experience in non-profit management, He first entered the non-profit world as a bookkeeper for the Coalition for a Better Acre in Lowell in late 1984 and worked his way up to Deputy Director. He then joined the property management department of Community Builders, Inc. where he worked as a Site Manager, Property Manager and Sr. Property Manager where he supervised a portfolio of seven properties with 362 units of mixed-income housing units. He later joined the staff of Acre Family Day Care in Lowell as the Finance Director, Deputy Director and Executive Director. He served as Chief Financial Officer for Lawrence Communityworks, Inc, for six years before joining UTEC. Cecilio is also a pastor of a local Hispanic church.  Cecilio is bilingual in English and Spanish.