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Board of Education Information


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Michael Miller,
(term expires 2020)

      Michael is the Principal of the Bridgehampton School District. Michael, his wife Kristen, and daughter Serena, are Blue Point residents. First elected in 2014, Michael was re-elected by the community in 2017 and was appointed President of the Board of Education for a third year. He serves on the Audit Committee and is a firm believer in education. Michael is looking forward to serving the Bayport-Blue Point community through his work with the Board of Education.



Brian Johnson,
Vice President
(term expires 2022)

      Brian is an Air Force Major and the Base Comptroller of the 106th Rescue Wing in Westhampton Beach. Brian and his wife, Jessica, have been Blue Point residents for nine years and have two daughters, both of whom attended Sylvan Avenue Elementary School. Brian serves on the Board of Education Audit Committee. Brian is a firm believer in education and fiscal responsibility. He enjoys his current role and hopes to continue to strengthen his relationship with community members and district employees.


Jason Borowski
(term expires 2022)

Jason is a Vice President for Century Engineering and heads up the facility groups quality assurance department. Jason and his wife Janet are residents of Blue Point and their daughter Elaina attends Blue Point Elementary. Since moving into the community in 2016, Jason has taken an active role. He is the President of the Blue Point Community Coalition, established the creek defender program in Blue Point with the help of Save the Great South Bay, and formed the St. Lawrence the Martyr CYO track team. The caliber of the school district was one of the things that attracted Jason and his family to the area. He is looking forward to helping to continue the districts tradition of educational excellence.

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Daniene Byrne
(term expires 2020)

      Daniene and her family have lived in Blue Point for 15 years. Her son is a Junior at BBP High School. Daniene is in the last year of her second term on the board. She was Board Vice President from 2016-2018, and from 2015-2017 Daniene represented Suffolk County, Area 12, as a member of the New York State School Boards Legislative Resolutions Committee. Daniene is a former BBP Library Board Trustee (2009-2014); She is a Past-President of the BBP PTA Council, and past Vice-President of the Blue Point PTA; She was a founding member of SEED. In 2017 Daniene served as member of the Suffolk County Women's Advisory Committee representing District 7.


William Holl
(term expires 2021)

      William is an Assistant Principal at Seneca Middle School in the Sachem Central School District. William, his wife Erin and their daughter Madelyn live in Blue Point. Since moving to Bayport in 2010, William and Erin immediately fell in love with the community. William's hopes are that serving on the Board of Education will allow him to give back to the community and apply his knowledge of education to continue the tradition of academic excellence in Bayport- Blue Point. William was voted to the Board of Education in 2018 and has served on the Policy Committee.


John Kroog
(term expires 2022)

      Mr. John Kroog, who was elected to the Board of Education in 2019, has been a resident in Bayport for more than 17 years. He has been married for 21 years and has three children currently attending school in the district. In addition to being a member of the BBP Board of Education, he has spent seven years as volunteer with the BBP Youth Lacrosse Program. For five of those years he served as that organization’s board president. As well as being a dedicated volunteer, he is also an avid athlete and has completed 5 1/2 marathons, including the challenging New York City Marathon. Mr. Kroog is a graduate of St. John’s University, where he played four years of varsity football and served as the team captain in his senior year, earning All-Conference and Academic All-Conference Awards along the way. He also attended Dowling College and has earned 15 credits towards a master’s degree in elementary education. On the professional level, Mr. Kroog has served 27 years in the medical sales industry, along with 16 years spent in sales management. 


Matthew Seery
(term expires 2021)

      Mr. Matthew Seery has been a Bayport resident since 1992, and he and his wife have chosen to raise their family in the community that gave him so many wonderful memories and experiences. After graduating from BBP High School in 2000 and SUNY Albany in 2004, he earned his MS in Secondary Education from Dowling College and became a high school English teacher. He now teaches in one of Bayport’s rivals, Mount Sinai, but has found a happy medium in balancing his loyalties. In 2018, he was elected to the Board of Education and will serve the community to the best of his abilities.   

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