Carlos Ramírez is a Voters Choice Candidate for Village Trustee.
Carlos has lived in Scarsdale for over twelve years and was born in Lima, Peru.
Carlos is a member of the Village of Scarsdale’s Advisory Council on Technology. The Advisory Council on Technology advises the Board of Trustees on the use of technology to improve the quality of community life and the efficiency and effectiveness of Village government.
Carlos serves as a Director of the Scarsdale Forum, and he is a member of the Forum’s Education, Assessment Revaluation, County Fiscal Affairs, Fiscal Affairs Scarsdale, Intergovernmental Relations, Membership, and Nominating Committees. Carlos also serves on the Board of Directors of the Greenacres Neighborhood Association, and he has been actively involved in its beautification and safety projects as well as in its social activities.
Carlos is an Account Manager and Manager of Smart Schools Bond Implementation at the Lower Hudson Regional Information Center. He is responsible for financial management, which entails accounting applications, enterprise resource planning, information technology, and data management. His responsibilities also include project requests, e-rate questions, quality assurance, contract/billing issues, new service inquiries, technology overviews, district advocacy, marketing services, acting as a single point of contact with leadership of public schools in the Lower Hudson Region, and communications liaison. Previously, Carlos served as Coordinator of Technology Policy for the New York State Education Department in Albany.
Carlos earned his Master of Science in Educational Leadership from the College of Saint Rose. Carlos also earned a Master of Science degree in Internet Business Systems and a Bachelor of Science in General Accounting, with a specialization in Computers and Information Systems from Mercy College. He is also working on his Master in Educational Leadership and Administration at Pace University, and is pursuing a PhD degree in Educational Leadership and Administration at Concordia University. Carlos is also an accountant.
Carlos and his wife, Betty, are bilingual in English and Spanish and have conversational fluency in Portuguese. Their son, Ryan, is a freshman in college who attended the Scarsdale schools. Betty studied accounting and runs her own firm, Scarsdale Financial Group.