Clifton BOE Candidates Forum Tonight - hosted by The Clifton Republican Club


The Clifton Republican Club will continue its tradition of hosting a candidate forum for the Clifton Board of Education race tonight, Oct. 12th at 7:00pm at the Clifton Elks Lodge, all of the Clifton public are welcome to attend.  

This live event is one of the few opportunities for Clifton voters to hear directly from the candidates and their positions on issues facing the school district. The club has collected questions in advance from club members, and if time permits, will take additional questions from the audience.

Gerard Scorziello, longtime club member, will moderate the forum and said “We are excited about having our club host this forum again. It’s become a bit of a tradition that we look forward to every year.”

This year, nine candidates, including 3 incumbents, are running for the three open seats on the BOE.  The candidates, in order of ballot position, include:

Daniel Gaudet

Robert D'Arco

Alan Paris

Mark Brunciak

Frank Kasper

Avraham Eisenman

Lucy Danny

Vita Marlena Cowan

Judy Bassford

The three incumbents are Judy Bassford, Lucy Danny and Frank Kasper.

The event will include light refreshments for the public including desserts and bottled water. The Republican Club’s regular meeting night is the second Tuesday of the month, this event is held in place of their regularly scheduled meeting. The forum will be recorded and shown on The Clifton Channel 77 after the event.

The Elks Club is located at 775 Clifton Avenue.


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