Donald Monteyne has been chosen to replace former Board of Education trustee Franco Mazzei.
Monteyne was sworn in Thursday, Jan. 26. He will take his seat at the next board meeting on Feb. 2. The meeting will be held at the beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Mazzei resigned his seat effective Dec. 31. He was elected to the town council in November. State law prohibits individuals from simultaneously serving on a municipal governing body and board of education.
Mazzei is the second individual to resign from the board in the past year. Former trustee . He was appointed to fill former Councilman Lawrence Maron's seat. Maron was appointed to a Superior Court judgeship by Governor Chris Christie. Jimenez .