T.J. Best

Mr. Best currently serves as Director of Culture, Climate & Non-Traditional Programs for Paterson Public Schools overseeing Student Attendance, Anti-Bullying, and Compliance Reporting for the 29,000+ student school district. He is a Paterson native who in 2011 was elected to the Board of Chosen Freeholder, at the time becoming the youngest ever in Passaic County and the State of New Jersey. Now in his third term, Freeholder Best has served two terms as Deputy Director, one term as Director and on every standing Freeholder committee in the county.