Bruce R. Young, NJSBA vice president for county activities, was elected to the National School Boards Association’s Policy and Resolutions Committee on Sept. 17.

The election took place during the business meeting of NSBA’s Northeast Region. Young will represent the region’s state school boards associations on the national panel.

Young has been a local board of education member since 1992. Currently president of the Carlstadt-East Rutherford Regional Board of Education, he previously served on the Carlstadt Borough school board. He has also served as president and vice president of the Bergen County School Boards Association, and as the county’s alternate representative to the NJSBA Board of Directors.

Young is New Jersey’s 2017-2018 School Board Member of the Year.