The Readington Township Board of Education welcomes your correspondence to: Boardmembers@readington.k12.nj.usChristopher AllenTerm ends: 2018Member of Finance/Facilities Committee, Green Committee, and District Technology Committee.Christopher E. Allen is owner/operator of Somerset Kids Co. His background includes more than 25 years corporate and non-profit experience, having served in communications, marketing and PR roles with LexisNexis, Lincoln Financial Group, Financial Executives International, and the American Cancer Society. He is a volunteer baseball coach in Readington. Chris and his wife Vicky have two children currently attending schools in the district.
Wayne DoranTerm ends: 2018Chair of Communications Committee. Member of Education/ Technology Committee, Personnel Committee, and District Technology Committee. NJ School Boards Association Alternate Delegate. Alternate Liaison to Home School Association.
Mr. Doran recently retired from AT&T. His other community activities include teaching catechism and Little League Coaching. He previously served in the DE Army National Guard.
Wayne and his wife have two children, one who currently attends school in the district and the other at Hunterdon Central.Ray EgbertTerm ends: 2018Chair of Finance/Facilities Committee. Member of Personnel Committee and Negotiations Committee. NJ School Boards Association Delegate.
Mr. Egbert is a Certified Public Accountant and was previously employed as a Vice President at Credit Suisse.
Ray and his wife have two children, one who attends Readington schools and a preschooler.Cheryl FillerTerm ends: 2020Chair of Negotiations Committee. Member of Communications Committee and Education/Technology Committee. Hunterdon County ESC Representative.
Cheryl is active in the community. In addition to her role on the School Board, she currently serves on the Readington Township Planning Board, the Township's Green Team and was a longtime member and Chairperson of the Readington Township Environmental Commission.Anna ShinnTerm ends: 2019Board Vice-President. Chair of Education/Technology Committee. Member of Communications Committee and Finance/Facilities Committee.Anna is the Executive Director for Eddie Shinn Crane Rentals. A former teacher, she attended Readington Township Schools, where she also completed part of her student teaching.Anna is the mother of two children who are students in the district. She has been active an active volunteer for many years in sports and in the schools.Laura SimonTerm ends: 2020Board President. Member of Finance/Facilities Committee, Personnel Committee and Negotiations Committee.
Laura is employed as the Executive Director at Simon Law Group. She is responsible for budgets, staff development and growth and financial reporting. In addition she develops advertising and marketing initiatives for the firm’s six offices. Laura holds a BA in Public Administration from Fairleigh Dickinson University and an MBA from Drexel University.
The proud parents of two children, Laura and her husband have been active members of the community. She has previously served on the township Environmental Commission.Melissa SzantoTerm ends: 2019Chair of Personnel Committee. Liaison to Home School Association.Melissa is employed by Johnson & Johnson as Assistant General Counsel - Patents. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering with a biomedical option from the University of Vermont, and a J.D. from Rutgers Law School.Melissa has one child currently attending school in Readington Township and two currently attending Hunterdon Central Regional High School.Thomas WallaceTerm Ends: 2020Member of Education/Technology Committee and Green Committee. Garden State Coalition of Schools Trustee.Mr. Wallace recently retired from the Somerset County Sheriff's Office after 26 years in public service, the final 13 as a K9 handler of a human scent tracking Bloodhound. He has served his community as a volunteer firefighter/EMT, recreational soccer coach and catechism teacher.
Mr. Wallace and his wife have two children currently enrolled in the Readington Township school district.Eric ZwerlingTerm ends: 2019Chair of Green Committee. Member of Communications Committee.Mr. Zwerling is the President of Noise Consultancy, LLC. He is recognized as an expert in all aspects of community noise enforcement, noise ordinance drafting, expert testimony and studies, certified sound level measurements and surveys, permit applications and Environmental Impact Statements, impacted resident advocacy, and occupational hearing conservation programs. Eric has served as an Adjunct Professor at Rutgers and as the Commissioner on the Franklin Township Environmental Commission. He holds a Masters Degree in Microbiology from the University of Georgia. He is currently a candidate for a PhD from Rutgers University.
Eric and his wife have raised three children.
Dr. William DeFabiis, Interim Superintendent
Jason Bohm, Business Administrator