Our SRTS team stretches across years and schools.


SRTS Team receiving 2015 Awards: AWR Silver, SB Silver, NPMS Bronze.

A big thanks to all the families that walk and roll to school!  SRTS Team is all our volunteers over the years.

Borough-wide SRTS Team / Working Group


NJ Safe Route to School Gold Boot. NP Borough earned 2016 – 2018

Municipal Safe Routes to School Co-Chairs:

  • Donna Zane, Co-Chair, NPMS & Salt Brook (2006 – present)
  • Cecile Seth, Co-Chair, NPMS & Allen W. Roberts, (2013 – present)
  • Public Safety Officers – Sean Bubb (2019 – present) T.J. Hopper and Steve Drown (2017 – 2018) Joe DiParisi,  (2013 – 2017)
  • New Providence Borough Administrator – Doug Marvin (2015 – present)
  • New Providence Police – Theresa Gazaway, Justine Kennedy, Daniel Henn, Michael Hand.

The Public Safety Officer is the liaison between each working group and the Borough Administrator.

Allen W Roberts School


NJ Safe Route to School Gold Boot. AWR earned 2016 – 2018

  • AWR Safety Committee Co-Chair
    • Amy LePre (2014 – present)
    • Ilyse Rogozenski (2014 – present)
  • Gina Hansen, Principal, (2013 – present)
  • Jessica Malangone, AWR Vice Principal (2013-2015)
  • Kelley Fahey, Computer Specialist and Webmaster
  • Vinnie & Boz, the Custodians (2013 – present)
  • PTA Presidents, Carolyn Glatz, Wendy Sieman, Katie Mangel, Amy LePre
  • Parent volunteers –
    • Front Circle – David Alfonso, Rebecca Coniglio, Heather Huber, Amy Lepre, Katie Mangel, Anna Rita Falco
    • Debbie Bresalier, AWR SRTS & Sustainability Committee, Volunteers Liason

The working group consisted of  Principal Hansen, Safety Officer Joe DiParisi, and Theresa Gazaway, Donna Zane, Cecile Seth, and AWR PTA Safety Committee Members

Salt Brook School

SRTS Silver Award

NJ Safe Route to School Silver Boot. SB earned 2015 – 2020

  • Safe Routes to School PTA Chair – Kelli Sannicandro (2017 – Present)
  • Jeannie Drexinger, Principal (2006-present)
  • PTA Presidents – All for the last decade!  Including Korin Markel, Jeanne Cook,  Kerry Fitzgerald, Officer Dan Henn,  Bernadette Cuccaro, and Mary Misiukiewicz.
  • Front Circle Volunteers – Kathy Gelormini, Sue Palatini
  • Walking School Bus Coordinators – Mindy Posner, Ginger Greene, Donna Zane

The working group consisted of  Principal Drexinger, Safety Officer DiParisi, Donna Zane.

New Providence Middle and High Schools

SRTS Silver Award

NJ Safe Route to School Silver. NPMS earned 2016 – 2018

  • Safe Routes to School PTA Chair – Joanie Agresto (2016 – present) for both schools.
  • Principals Karin Kidd, Jay Richter, Scott Hough
  • Middle PTA Presidents –
    • Rose Wippich (2016 – present),
    • Sherry Flaherty (2014 – 2016),
    • Diane Rispoli (2013-2014)

The working group consisted of  Principal Richter, Safety Officer DiParisi, and Donna Zane & Cecile Seth.

Additional thanks to our Partners

  • New Providence Police for sponsoring the Bike Rodeos for as long as any of us can remember!
  • Borough Council –
    • Dr. Rob Robinson, Chair – Community Activities (2015 – present)
    • Al Morgan, Mayor (2015 – present)
    • Jim Madden, Chair – Engineering & Construction (2015 – 2018)
    • Pete DeSarno, Sustainability (2019)
    • Nadine Geoffrey, Public Safety (2019)
  • Scott Hough, NPMS School Principal, Assistant Superintendent
  • David Miceli, Superintendent
  • New Providence School District Board of Education,
    • Adam Smith, Chair Facilities & Safety Committees
    • James Testa, Board Administration & Superintendent’s Office
  • Andrew R. Hipolit, Borough Engineer
  • AWR Front Circle Volunteers (2015 – present)
  • TransOptions – for patiently walking us through the Safe Routes to School Program and enthusiastically supporting our programs since 2014.
  • Girl Scout Service Unit 50 – For giving patches to every scout that walks the week of a district walk to school day!
  • Sports Clubs and Teams – Encourage all players to walk or roll to school at least weekly
  • Russ Davidson of Redwood Tree Service for donating $3,500 of security perimeter work around the newly widened AWR Back Path
  • Borough’s Senior Intern, Jimmy Evangelos, who made over 350 edits to Google Maps, created our Borough Landmarks map, and painstakingly added all our sidewalks as of the Spring 2016.

Families that walk or roll to or from school are our most important SRTS Team members and an integral part of our Safe Routes to School Working Group.







Cecile Seth

Trying to make our world better. Mom to 3. Recovering Management Consultant. MBA. STEMshoots.com Founder.

6 Responses

  1. Cecile says:

    Thank you. We’ll let him know his hard work was appreciated!

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