Meet New Readington Board of Education Members

In the November 2021 election, three members were elected to the Readington Board of Education; Randall Peach, Jennifer Wolf, and Jodi Bettermann.  Mr. Peach and Mrs. Wolf were elected for three year terms, and Mrs. Bettermann was elected to fill a two year unexpired term.  In addition, Eric Zwerling was appointed by the Board of Education at its January 18th meeting to fill a vacant seat with a term ending January 2023.

Randall Peach has a J.D. degree from Seton Hall School of Law, and has practiced law for 28 years, in the fields of employment, divorce and family law, and education law.  He is a partner with the law firm of Woolson Anderson Peach, P.C. in Somerville.  He and his wife have two daughters, who are currently enrolled in Readington Middle School.  Randall is a Member of the Education/Technology Committee, Finance & Facilities Committee, and Negotiations Committee.

Jennifer Wolf is a Sr. Director of Human Resources with experience in career development, university relations, and managing internship programs.  She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Leadership & Consumer Economics with a minor in Psychology from the University of Delaware and holds her MBA with a concentration in Management from Centenary College. She has served as a volunteer for the Readington HSA and Girl Scouts.  Jennifer and her husband have two young children and have resided within the district for 10 years. Jennifer is a Member of the Personnel Committee, Policy/Communications Committee, and District Technology Committee. She is also the Readington Home School Association Representative.

Jodi Bettermann has a degree in Chemical Engineering from Tufts University and moved to the area over 20 years ago while working for Merck & Co.  Jodi currently works as a Program Specialist with the Sustainability Institute at TCNJ.  She feels strongly about using her skills to give back to the community and volunteers as a member of the Readington Board of Health in addition to serving as President of the H.S.A. and as Vice President of the Hunterdon Central Band Parents Association.  Jodi and her husband have four children who attended Readington Schools with the youngest currently attending Readington Middle School.  Jodi is the Chair of Policy/Communications Committee, Member of Green Committee.  She is also a Garden State Coalition of Schools Trustee.

Eric Zwerling is the Director of the Rutgers Noise Technical Assistance Center and President of The Noise Consultancy, LLC. He holds a B.S. and M.S. in Microbiology and is ABD for a Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences. He has served on the Board since 2010 and has won environmental awards for his work in that position.  Eric has been actively engaged as a teacher for over 30 years, with undergraduate and professional certification courses in New Jersey, across the country, and internationally.  The Readington Township Public Schools laid the educational foundations that enabled his children to flourish at Central, then college, and onto successful careers.  Eric is the Chair of the Green Committee and a member of the Policy/Communications Committee.

Welcome to these Readington Board of Education members as they begin their terms.  They can be reached at boardmembers@readington.k12.nj.us.