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Employment Horizons Announces New CEO

Jun 20, 2022 12:17PM ● By Joe Nicastro

The Board of Trustees of Employment Horizons is very pleased to announce that Lisa Montalbano has been named as the Chief Executive Officer of the organization. 

Lisa began her career with Employment Horizons in July 1998.  Over the years Lisa held various roles at Employment Horizons including Job Coaching and Development, overseeing the agency’s Career Development Services Department.  In 2012, the organization moved Lisa into the all-important role as our Director of Business Development. For the last several years, Lisa has held the dual responsibilities of business development and managing fundraising and events as our Director of Development.  Lisa’s most recent appointment was to the position of Chief Operating Officer. 

Lisa holds a BA in Psychology from Liberty University as well as a MA in Executive Leadership from Liberty University.    

Jack Cox, the president of the Board of Trustees said “The Members of the Board of Trustees are thrilled to be able to elevate Lisa into the role of CEO.  She has broad institutional knowledge and is very well known and appreciated by all our constituents.  With her familiarity with our past, support by all constituents and understanding of the organization’s opportunities, Lisa is poised to lead Employment Horizons into the future.” 

About Employment Horizons

Employment Horizons is located at 10 Ridgedale Ave, Cedar Knolls, NJ and was founded in Morristown in 1957 by a group of forward-thinking parents who wanted to expand work and personal growth opportunities for their children with disabilities.

Over the years, Employment Horizons has implemented innovative programs to meet the needs and employment choice of those they serve, both on-site as well as in the community.  They provide job training and placement services to people with disabilities and other barriers to employment in the greater Morris County, NJ area.

Employment Horizons also meets the need of many small and large companies in the tristate area and beyond by providing them with dependable and highly motivated employees to fill service-sector, fulfillment, grounds-keeping, janitorial, administrative, and many other positions.

To learn more about Employment Horizons please visit their website at Employment Horizons - Providing Jobs for People with Disabilities (