At Monroe Tractor our promise to our customers is “we are here to keep you doing your job.” We strive to bring the best products and the best in customer service, which is why we are pleased to announce Karen Long as Chief Financial Officer of Monroe Tractor. Karen replaces Michael Celentano, Vice President - CFO who after 47 years of service enjoys his new career in retirement.
Karen Long – Chief Financial Officer.
Karen brings over 20 years of financial experience in diverse industries that involved distribution and retail across multiple entities similar to Monroe Tractor. “With her previous roles and increasing responsibilities as Account Manager and Controller as well as several months of training with Mike Celentano, I am confident that the learning curve was shortened and the transition seamless”, said Janet Felosky, CEO of Monroe Tractor. Felosky goes on to say, “Karen has already proven to be a good fit with our team bringing new ideas and a fresh perspective.”
“I’m excited to join a focused leadership team while supporting a great group of accounting, human resources, and technology professionals,” said Karen. “By standing on the accomplishments of Mike Celentano, our corporate team is well poised to serve our stores and customers moving forward.”
A graduate of Oklahoma City University and a CPA in the state of New York, Karen resides in Victor, NY with her husband and their two children. When not racing between dance competitions and hockey tournaments, Karen enjoys entertaining friends at Keuka Lake, hiking, and trying to play golf.
“We are confident that Karen will be an excellent match for this position and a strong asset to Monroe Tractor”, said Chris Felosky, President.
With 14 locations across New York state, Massachusetts, Rhone Island, Connecticut, and Vermont, Monroe Tractor offers a full line of CASE construction equipment as well as Wirtgen Group products such as Kleemann screens and crushers, Hamm compactors, Vogele pavers, and Wirtgen mills. Monroe also carries Screen Machine, LeeBoy products, Talbert and Towmaster trailers, demolition attachments, Kage snow pushers, and Machine Control products to keep you on target.