According to the East Haven Board of Education, Cathy Finkle was fired on Tuesday.
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In September, News 8 reported on the audit which found “significant failures…to guard against fraud and waste,” according to a summary report.
Finkle ran the Little Jackets Pre-School program. Within this program, auditors could not account for nearly $32,000 among other “significant control weaknesses” listed in the report.
The investigation is ongoing.