NJEA congratulates Jennifer Raike on her promotion to regional director of NJEA UniServ Central on March 3. UniServ Central includes Ocean, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, and Ocean counties and NJEA’s Higher Education unit.
Raike initially joined NJEA staff in January 2014 as a UniServ field representative in the Region 7 office in Toms River after teaching for 20 years as a middle school math teacher in the Henry Hudson School District. While teaching, Raike served as the president of the Henry Hudson Regional Education Association for 10 years. From 2011 until her full-time employment with NJEA, Raike was employed by NJEA as a part-time UniServ consultant in the Region 7 office.
Raike holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics/Elementary Education from Georgian Court University. She lives in Eatontown with her husband, Chris. They are the proud parents of two daughters, Rebecca and Hannah and one son, Christopher, and his wife, Adriana.