Seven candidates have filed to run for three seats on the 9-person South Orange-Maplewood Board of Education (election day is Tuesday, November 5, 2019). Village Green is posting profiles for each candidate. The following profile was submitted by Sharon Tanenbaum Kraus, who is running for the . . .
Sharon Tanenbaum Kraus is proud to announce her candidacy for the South Orange Maplewood Board of Education. With a strong background in journalism and communications, along with a passion for civic action, Tanenbaum Kraus has always had a proactive spirit. Not content to sit on the sidelines or in the back of the room when a helping hand can be lent, she has grown accustomed to taking charge to help attain her community’s goals. Next on her list? Contributing to the growth and success of the Board of Education for South Orange and Maplewood through clear and constant communication, transparency, and accountability, particularly with special education.