Westfield High School senior Kayla Egberts represented Union County at the New Jersey State Board of Education's Annual Recognition Ceremony on May 16, where she was among students from across the state honored for making significant contributions to their schools, communities, families or others. 

Pictured from left to right: New Jersey State Board of Education members Mary Beth Berry of Hunterdon County and Kathy Goldenberg of Burlington County, Union County Education Program Development Specialist Maria Mendez, Kayla Egberts, her mother Cristina Egberts, Westfield High School Principal Dr. Derrick Nelson and Acting Commissioner of Education Dr. Lamont Repollet.