(Editor’s Note: Five candidates are vying for three open seats on the South Plainfield Board of Education. Incumbents Keith Both and Pio Pennisi are both seeking re-election to their second consecutive three-year term, former members Ernie ‘Jim’ Giannakis and Chere Glover, along with newcomer Kristine Keefe are also looking to secure a seat. Both, Giannakis, and Pennisi are running together as the ‘Proven Team’ tickets. TAPinto will be publishing, profiles on each candidate; they will run in alphabetical order as follows: Both, Giannakis, Glover, Keefe, and Pennisi.)
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Kristine Keefe, a resident of South Plainfield since 2014 and educator with 20 years of experience, is seeking one of three open seats on the South Plainfield Board of Education.
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