Bernice Rivera was elected to a third term on the board of education in 2023. Her current term runs through 2026.
Ms. Rivera is a member of the Audit Committee, Ad hoc BOE 101 Handbook and Governance Guide Committee. She is also a NYS School Boards Association (NYSSBA) Voting Member and a member of the Teacher Center Policy Board.
Ms. Rivera is liaison to Keane Elementary School, Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School, Big Picture Schenectady, and Steinmetz Career and Leadership Academy (SCLA).