OCWA – Central New York’s Water Authority – is pleased to announce that Sheilla A. Roth, CPA has joined the Authority and will serve as Chief Financial Officer, effective December 26, 2023.  In this role, Roth will oversee accounting, finance, purchasing, inventory, and payroll for operations, maintenance, and capital projects.


Sheilla Roth is a certified public accountant with an extensive background in governmental and non-profit accounting.  She most recently served as the School Business Executive for Mexico Academy & Central Schools.  Prior to that position, she served as the controller for higher education institutions including Onondaga Community College and Cazenovia College.  In addition, she is a longtime Central New York native and a graduate of Alfred University. In her free time, she enjoys outdoor activities, cooking, and spending time with her family.


OCWA Executive Director Jeff Brown, said, “We are thrilled to have Sheilla join the OCWA executive team. She brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the job. Her 25 years of distinguished service as a certified public accountant in both the public and private sectors will be a tremendous asset to the Authority.”


Roth will fill the position being vacated by Curtis Marvin who is retiring after more than 30 years of dedicated service with the Authority.