WATCHUNG, NJ - The Watchung Board of Education unanimously selected Michelle Posehn to fill the board seat vacated by  Joseph Mattiassi. Mattiasi resigned from the Watchung Borough Board of Education effective July 20. The term expires at the end of the year.

Board members and administration all congratulated Posehn and praised her commitment to the children of the Borough. Posehn said she was excited to begin.

Pending a background check, Poeshn will be sworn in at the next meeting of the board.