On January 4, 2017 the Township of Franklin Board of Education held its annual reorganization meeting. During this meeting new board members were sworn into office and board officers are elected. The board welcomed new board members Jason Brandt (three year term) and Coleen Barricelli Lahr (three year term). Mr. Brandt was sworn into office on Wednesday night, while Mrs. Barricelli Lahr will be sworn in at the January work session. Also sworn into office for a three year term was currently seated member Mr. Nicolas DeSilvio. The Board of Education re-elected Mrs. Stephanie Starr as board president and elected Mrs. Dawn Gelsi-Collins as the board vice president.