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About Us
The North Branford Board of Education consists of seven members elected to serve, without compensation. The Board members serve at-large and following election, officers are selected for Chair, Vice-Chair and Secretary.

The Board is charged with specific roles and responsibilities by state and federal statute. It sets policy for the school district and implements those policies through building and district administration.

Some of the main roles of the Board are as follows:

Employment of the Superintendent
Legislative or Policymaking
Educational & Strategic Planning
Financial Resource – Budget Process
School Facilities
Communications with the Public
Members
MEMBERS
Shawna Papa-Holzer - Board Chair
11/9/2021

Marcey Onofrio - Vice Chair
11/9/2021

Elizabeth Siena - Secretary
11/9/2021

Jana Balsamo - Member
11/12/2019

Carolyn Candelora - Member
11/9/2021

Vincent Mase - Member
11/12/19

Cynthia Rice - Member
11/12/2019
Mailing Adress
Correspondence to Board Members can be sent to:
Office of the Superintendent
1332 Middletown Avenue
P.O. Box 129
Northford, CT 06472
Phone (203)484-1440