DIEGNAN STATEMENT ON NEW EDUCATION COMMISSIONER NOMINATION

Assembly Education Chairman Patrick J. Diegnan, Jr. (D-Middlesex) released the following statement Monday on Gov. Christie’s nomination of Christopher Cerf as New Jersey’s next Commissioner of Education:

““I am pleased that Gov. Christie has nominated Christopher Cerf as the next Commissioner of the Department of Education. He combines an impressive background with extensive experience. Hopefully this signals a commitment on behalf of the administration to again make education a top priority for New Jersey.”