Garrick Grizaffi joined Valley View as Assistant Superintendent for Administrative Services in July, 2005. A graduate of Illinois State University with a Bachelor of Science in Political Science, with a concentration in public service, he received his Masters in Education from Northern Illinois University, with an emphasis in School Business Management. Prior to coming to Valley View, he worked at Community High School District 94 in West Chicago, serving as the Assistant Superintendent for Business between 1998 and 2005. He began his school business management career at Cook County School District 89, serving the communities of Maywood, Melrose Park and Broadview. He served in several roles there beginning in 1987, and ultimately became Business Manager in 1995. He was the past President for the Illinois Association of School Business Officials and formerly served as secretary-treasurer of the Southwest Association of School Business Officials. Gary supervises many areas of operations within Valley View including Buildings and grounds, transportation, food service, technology, finance and purchasing.