South Brunswick Board Of Education Profile: Arthur Robinson

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Arthur L. Robinson, loves collecting rare books and textbooks to build his personal library. A current member of the South Brunswick Board of Education, Robinson says that the court’s decision to add more housing to the district could eventually strain school resources. But he hopes to tackle this problem through experience and leadership skills and lead the district toward achieving its academic goals.

Read below to learn more about Robinson and his platform for the upcoming elections in South Brunswick.

Name – Arthur L. Robinson

Age (as of Election Day) – 63

Position Sought – South Brunswick School Board Member

Does anyone in your family work in politics or government? – No

Education –

Master’s in Environmental Policy Studies, NJIT

Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University

Professional diploma, Wharton Management Program, UPENN

Professional diploma, Naval Command and Staff Program, U.S. Naval War College

Certified

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South Brunswick Board Of Education Profile: Smitha Raj

SOUTH BRUNSWICK — South Brunswick resident Smitha Raj is concerned about the falling ranking of district schools. “While the decline in our school performance is troubling, this also has a broader impact on our community as people find South Brunswick a less desirable community to raise their children,” said Raj.

Raj who works as a programmer has a PhD in economics. Along with Raja Krishna and Mike Mitchell, she is running for a seat in the Board of Education this Nov.3.

Raj tells Patch that she has plan to overcome challenges faced by the school system and improve the overall ranking of the district.

Read below to learn more about Raj and her platform for the upcoming elections in South Brunswick.

Name – Smitha Raj

Age (as of Election Day) – 39

Position Sought – Board of Education member

Does anyone in your family work in politics or government? No

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South Brunswick Board Of Education Profile: Raja Krishna

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ — Raja Krishna, a South Brunswick resident hopes to introduce an advanced curriculum so that students in the school district can “reach their highest potential.” Krishna is running alongside Mike Mitchell and Smitha Raj for a seat in the Board of Education.

Read below to learn more about Krishna and his platform for the upcoming elections in South Brunswick.

Name – Raja Krishna

Age (as of Election Day) – 51

Position Sought – South Brunswick Board of Education

Family – Sadhna (wife), Love (son) and Kusha (daughter). Both My kids have studied in the South Brunswick school district from Kindergarten and graduated from High School in 2017 and 2018.

Does anyone in your family work in politics or government? – No

Education – Bachelor’s of commerce, certified in initiating and planning projects, Certified SAFe 5 Agile Scrum Master, Certified Salesforce Administrator. Occupation – Present Occupation: Supply chain

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South Brunswick Board Of Education Profile: Mike Mitchell

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – South Brunswick resident Mike Mitchell has been an educator for the past 23 years. His experience has taught him to identify the educational gaps that exist in schools. Mitchell hopes to close this gap through dialogue and innovative ideas.

This election, Mitchell is running for a seat on the Board of Education. His platform is one of cooperation and communication. But most importantly, he hopes to put students first.

Read below to learn more about Mitchell and his platform for the upcoming elections in South Brunswick.

Name – Mike Mitchell

Age (as of Election Day) – 50

Position Sought – Board of Education member

Does anyone in your family work in politics or government? – No

Education – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University of South Carolina

Occupation – Paraeducator for 23 years

Previous or Current Elected or Appointed Office – No

Campaign website

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