New Jersey Department of Education

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Divisions & Offices

Our agency provides several services – from teacher certification to information about per-pupil spending – to achieve our mission and vision. Find out more information about our divisions and individual offices below.


Acting Chief of Staff: Julie Bunt

Division of Teaching and Learning Services - Assistant Commissioner: Dr. Jorden Schiff 

Division of Educational Services - Assistant Commissioner: Kathleen Ehling

Division of Field Support and Services - 

Division of Finance and Business Services - Assistant Commissioner/Chief Financial Officer: Kevin Dehmer

Division of Early Childhood Services - Assistant Commissioner: Cary Booker

Division of Administrative Services - 

Division of Legal and External Services - Assistant Commissioner: Hanifa Barnes Esq.


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