Eugene Banta, President
Eugene M. Banta and his wife Janice have lived in Fair Lawn for over 30 years. They have three children who graduated the Fair Lawn School System in 2002, 2005 and 2012.
He is a graduate of St.John’s University with a B.A. in English and a minor in Business. He is a graduate of New York Law School and is a member of the New Jersey and New York Bars and is admitted to practice in three Federal District Courts.
He is a practicing attorney with over 20 years experience and runs his own law firm in New York City. He specializes in Housing Court, Real Estate, Bankruptcy and Personal Injury matters.
He has been a member of the Board of Education for 20 years. He was President of the board for 4½ years and Vice President for 2½ years. He was previously the Board’s lead negotiator in numerous contract negotiations with all four of the unions. He has chaired the Finance, Buildings & Grounds, Personnel and Policy committees of the board.