Hi, I'm Orlando Pacheco, Town Administrator for the Town of Lancaster Massachusetts
Orlando Pacheco has served as Town Administrator for the Town of Lancaster since May of 2017. Prior to that he served as Purchasing Director and Energy Manager for the City of Haverhill. Orlando also served as Lancaster Town Administrator from March of 2005 until June 30, 2014. Prior to serving as Town Administrator, Mr. Pacheco served as Aide to Mayor David T. Hildt of Amesbury Massachusetts. Orlando has also served in various capacities in the Town of Andover and US Social Security Administration.
Mr. Pacheco has a Bachelor's Degree from the Univ. of Massachusetts-Amherst and a Master of Public Administration from the Univ. of New Hampshire. Mr. Pacheco is a recipient of Bronze and Silver Congressional Award and is a 2 time Ronald E. McNair Scholar.
Orlando is a Massachusetts Certifid Public Purchasing Official. Mr. Pacheco is also LEED (Leadership in Energy Efficient Design) Certified by the United States Green Building Council, Green Associate level.. Orlando has worked on, written and presented at several conferences related to energy policy matters.
Mr. Pacheco was also one of Governor Deval Patrick's apointees to the Regionalization Advisory Commisison, established by the Massachusetts State Legislature.