School board president Christopher Irving has been named to governor-elect Phil Murphy’s transition team.
Murphy on Monday morning appointed Irving as co-chair of his Education, Access, and Opportunity committee.
“It’s a really cool honor,” said Irving on Monday afternoon. “The fact that I’m the only Patersonian serving on the transition team means something.” He plans to champion equitable state education funding and local control for state-operated school districts.
Murphy has promised to fully fund underfunded school districts like Paterson. Irving has also stated he …read more
Source: Paterson Times