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The daughter of a teacher and school nurse, and mother of 3 children, Jen Fleisher has committed the last two decades to improving Cherry Hill Public Schools for our kids. Jen is a leader who gets things done. She is an unwavering believer in the value of public education, leading by example, working collaboratively to solve problems, and treating individuals with dignity and respect.
Jen served as a PTA President at both Stockton and Rosa, sat on the PTA Executive Board at Beck and has been the Chair of Cherry Hill’s Zone PTA. She has also led the Zone PTA’s District Committees on Character Education, Health and Safety and helped create the Fair Funding Committee. As a community leader, Jen collaborated on Stockton’s, East’s and the Cherry Hill District’s successful bids for the State and National Schools and District of Character. She is the former director of the Cherry Hill Drug and Alcohol Alliance, current member of the Camden County Addiction Task Force, and sits on the Ithaca College Alumni Association Board of Directors, where she received her BS in Exercise Physiology. She also serves on the National Advisory Board of Foundations, Inc.—a non-profit committed to improving education and supporting educators in disadvantaged communities. Jen runs her own holistic health consulting firm which specializes in creating and teaching classes for hospital systems, non-profits and other organizations to help people live their best and most healthy lives.
Jen has been a resident of Cherry Hill for 29 years. She and her husband, Dave, have seen firsthand the outstanding education that Cherry Hill Public Schools offers, as two of their three children have graduated and their youngest is entering his senior year. She is committed to helping Cherry Hill Schools reach its fullest potential by providing world-class education and opportunities for our students. She believes in accountability for taxpayers and will ensure schools act in a fiscally-responsible manner. She will continue to fight to ensure Cherry Hill gets its fair share of funding. There are challenges to tackle in our schools—including ensuring that our facilities are brought into the 21st century—and Jen is ready to get results.
Term expires: 2024