Laurie Neary was elected to the Board of Education in November 2018 to serve her first term. Born and raised in Southern New Jersey, Mrs. Neary is a graduate of Rowan University with a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration. Her career has provided her with experience related to contract negotiations, as well as process improvement for large global corporations. She is currently employed by TD Bank as a Strategic Sourcing Manager.
Prior to serving on the Board of Education, Mrs. Neary served on the Cherry Hill Fair Funding Committee and was Vice President of the Cherry Hill Special Education PTA (CHSEPTA). Mrs. Neary believes that the continued strength of our school district will result through accountability, collaboration and transparency.
Mrs. Neary and her husband purchased their home in Kingston Estates based on the knowledge of the exceptional educational opportunities available through Cherry Hill Public Schools. She is the mother of four children (two with special needs) who attend Kingston Elementary and one entering Carusi Middle School. In her free time, Mrs. Neary enjoys spending time with her family, supporting her daughter in her activities that include cheer and dance, and relaxing at the swim club or beach.
2019 BOE Committee Appointments: Curriculum & Instruction, Human Resources
Term expires: 2022