BOARD OF EDUCATION

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Jennifer
Maxon
Kennelly

Running for Board of Education

QUICK OVERVIEW

  • Current BoE Member
  • Chair of BoE Policy Committee
  • 26-year career in education
  • Democrat

BIOGRAPHY

  • Current member of the Board of Education
  • Has served four years as chair of the BoE Policy Committee, and as BoE liaison to SEPTA, FWHS Roof Committee and PTAC
  • Worked for over 26 years in education; currently teaching at Greenwich High School
  • Directed a townwide Odyssey of the Mind outreach and recruitment effort
  • B.A. in English from College of the Holy Cross
  • M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction from Fairfield University
  • Member of Stratfield, Tomlinson, and Warde PTAs
  • Awarded PTAC’s 2016 Alis B. McGrath Friend of Education Award
  • Member of the Gaelic American Club and Our Lady of Assumption parish
  • Three children in the Fairfield public school system

ON THE WEB

STATEMENT

Key Issues:
I am committed to the philosophy that education is best delivered and improved in a collaborative atmosphere involving communication among all stakeholders.

I am committed to fiscal responsibility, in ensuring educationally-sound resource expenditure.

I am committed to a balanced focus on the achievement of all of Fairfield’s students.

Statement:
I have made a professional life commitment to education, which provides an invaluable perspective to reference in serving on the Board of Education. Professionally, I am expected to meet the needs of ALL of my students; that expectation forms my approach to serving on the BoE.

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