H. Ronald Smith was appointed to a vacancy on the Township Council in May, 2017. Ron has served on the Jefferson Township Board of Education from 2011-2017. He was President of the Board of Education for 5 1/2 years and also previously served on the Township Planning Board. Ron is a School Business Administrator and has been employed by several Boards of Education. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Seton Hall University and a Master's Degree from Kean University in Administration and Supervision. He has been a resident of Jefferson Township since 1978 and has two sons.