Jasey Applauds Appointment of Higher Education Secretary

Assembly Chair of Higher Education Congratulates Zakiya Smith Ellis

(TRENTON) – Assembly Higher Education Chair Mila Jasey on Wednesday released the following statement on the appointment of Zakiya Smith Ellis as Higher Education Secretary:

“I extend my warmest congratulations to Ms. Ellis on her appointment to Secretary of Higher Education.

“The members of the Assembly Higher Education committee and I look forward to working with her to achieve affordability, accessibility and accountability in our state’s colleges and universities.

“With Ellis’ experience and passion for education, New Jersey will benefit from her determination to get higher education back on the right track.”