Hamadi Bengabsia Appointed Newest Member of North Bergen Board of Education

In an exciting development for the local education sector, the North Bergen Board of Education has announced the appointment of Hamadi Bengabsia as its newest member, replacing former trustee and current Board of Commission member Claudia Rodriguez.  This significant decision comes as the board aims to enhance its diversity and expand its expertise in fostering academic excellence within the community.

Hamadi Bengabsia, a dedicated advocate for educational reform and equity, brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the position, notably in the area of federal and state tax law, accounting, mathematics, and education. In addition to supervising tax filings for major companies and corporations, he has spent time as an educator in both Morocco and America, and speaks three languages, Arabic, French, and English.

                            “I am honored to have been selected to serve on the North Bergen School District’s Board of Education,” said Bengabsia of his new appointment. “I am excited to hit the ground running and begin working with my fellow board members to continue our mission of providing an inclusive and equitable learning environment that meets the diverse needs of all of our students.”

The North Bergen Board of Education recognized Bengabsia’s impressive credentials and passion for education, leading to his selection as the newest board member. In his new role, Bengabsia will contribute his expertise to key decision-making processes, providing valuable insights and helping shape policies that impact students, teachers, and the broader community.

“We are thrilled to welcome Hamadi to the Board of Education and confident that he will play a vital role in shaping the future of North Bergen,” said North Bergen Superintendent, Dr. George Solter. “His expertise and dedication to our community make him a valuable addition to our team as we continue to ensure that our students receive the highest quality education.”

The North Bergen Board of Education’s decision to appoint Hamadi Bengabsia reflects a proactive approach to strengthening their commitment to educational excellence and inclusivity. With his wealth of experience, deep-rooted passion, and dedication to equitable education, Bengabsia’s appointment heralds a promising future for the students of North Bergen.  He will complete the remaining year on Rodriguez’s term.