At the request of New Jersey Commissioner of Education David Hespe, representatives of NJSBA and the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) met to discuss school security issues on March 1. Pictured here, clockwise from top of photograph, Dr. Lawrence S. Feinsod, NJSBA executive director; Ben Castillo, NJDOE director, Office of School Preparedness and Emergency Planning; Robert Cicchino, NJDOE director, Office of Fiscal Accountability and Compliance; Commissioner David Hespe; Michael Vrancik, NJSBA director of governmental relations; Valerie Francois, director, Office of Media Relations and Strategic Outreach;  Ray Pinney (with back to camera), NJSBA director of member engagement; Frank Belluscio III, NJSBA deputy executive director; Robert Bumpus, NJDOE assistant commissioner, Division of Field Services; and Don Webster Jr., NJSBA president.