About Us

Valerie Mattessich, President, Pascack Valley Regional High School

Audrey Fisch, Past-President & Treasurer, New Jersey City University

Susan C. Reese, Past-President, Ocean Township High School (emerita)

Joseph Pizzo, Fall 2020 Conference Co-Chair, Black River Middle School & Centenary University

Denise Weintraut, Vice President, Membership Chair, Fall 2020 Conference Co-Chair, Berlin Community School

Deborah Bartley-Carter, Secretary, Jersey City Public Schools

Kathryn Nieves, Web Coordinator & Summer Conference Co-Chair, Wayne Township Public Schools

Lauren Zucker, Journal Co-editor, Northern Highlands Regional High School

Susan Chenelle, Blog Editor, University Academy Charter High School

Nicole Warchol, Advocacy Chair, David Brearley Middle/High School

Lynn Love-Kelly, Writing Contest Director, Essex County Vocational Schools

Emily Meixner, Communications Chair, The College of New Jersey


Do you have expertise and energy to offer the organization? Please reach out to us! Interested in serving on the board? Fill out our online application and don't forget to send us your resume.