Mr. Anthony F. Messina
District voicemail: 8110District email: email@example.comAnthony F. Messina, President, is currently serving as President of the Ewing Board of Education. He was elected to the Ewing Township Board of Education in November of 2012. His current term on the Board runs from January 2019 until December 31, 2021.
Mr. Messina is a lifelong resident of Ewing Township. He attended township public schools and graduated from Ewing High School in 1985. Mr. Messina and his wife Kim, also an EHS graduate, have a daughter currently attending The Ewing Public Schools.
Mr. Messina is retired from the Ewing Township Police Department. He served as the first School Resource Officer at Ewing High School from 2000 through 2010. In this role, he worked closely with the district’s students, staff and administration. During this time, Mr. Messina also was the ETPD’s liaison to the Ewing Township Drug and Alcohol Alliance and worked to bring many new and innovative programs to the school district. He was also a volunteer assistant football coach at EHS for many years.
Mr. Messina has previouisly served in the capacity as both Vice-President and President of the Ewing Board of Education.
Mr. Messina is an active member with the Prospect Heights Volunteer Fire Company where he has served for the last 36 years and is currently serving as a Trustee.
In December 2016, Mr. Messina was honored by the Mercer County Education Assoication as a "Friend of Education".
In February 2017, Mr. Messina was selected by the Mercer County School Boards Association to represent Mercer County on the Board of Directors for the New Jersey School Boards Assoication.
Mr. Messina believes that education is the vehicle that students will use to travel the road to prosperity, and is excited about the opportunity to serve the community and the children of the school district.