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Kimberly Friddell was sworn in as a member of the Board of Education in January 2020. Kim was raised in Cherry Hill and attended Cherry Hill Public schools (Erlton and Clara Barton Elementary Schools, Brainerd – now Carusi Middle School – and Cherry Hill High School West). She holds a BA in Criminal Justice from the American University, a Masters Degree in Education from Marymount University and studied Educational Leadership at Rowan University. Grateful for the education she received, she ran for the Board of Education on the platform of “accountability, collaboration and transparency.”
Ms. Friddell holds NJ Elementary Teacher (N-8), Principal and Chief School Administrator certificates. She is currently Director of the Office of Preschool Education for the New Jersey Department of Education. Ms. Friddell served as the Fair Funding Representative for Clara Barton Elementary for two years and was the Vice President for Cherry Hill Special Education PTA for five years. She is the parent of two daughters.
In her free time, Ms. Friddell enjoys spending time with her friends at a local swim club, attending events all year round in Cherry Hill and traveling with her daughters.
Term expires: 2022