Nick Aysseh Running For Fairfield Board Of Education


FAIRFIELD, CT — It’s election season in Fairfield, and Patch is right here that will help you get to know the candidates operating for native workplace in 2021 earlier than voters head to the polls Nov. 2.

Questionnaire responses seem as submitted by candidates.

Republican Nick Aysseh, 42, is operating for Fairfield Board of Education.

Occupation: Manager

Family: Christina – Wife (age 44), Austin (age 8 on 10/24/21), Charlotte (age 5) each children in FPS elementary faculty.

Experience: Current Vice Chair Fairfield BOE

Family in authorities: NO

The single largest problem on the town is ______, and I plan to do that about it:

The single most urgent problem going through our college district is navigating the post-Covid impression on studying for our college students. It is vital that we put money into the sources to fulfill the wants of all college students. We can do that by growing a district enchancment plan centered on scholar achievement, ensuring that we’re offering a well-rounded instructional expertise rooted within the fundamentals of studying, writing, and and math and interesting college students within the arts and sciences. There additionally must be an acknowledgment of the significance of addressing psychological well being and bodily well-being wants as effectively.

Critical variations between me and my opponents:

I’ve a background in customer support and budgeting. I can objectively drill down on a finances, assess the reward vs expenditure ratio and chart a pathway ahead that meets the wants of our college students, and and our resident’s capacity to pay for the companies we offer. I’m not afraid to ask the “arduous questions” and I’m an ardent supporter of addressing our vital upkeep and facility’s wants. I perceive that the “buck stops with the Board of Education” and that we play a vital position in growing the finances put ahead to the Town. We must work along with the Town our bodies in order that we will construct a profitable blueprint for everybody.


I’ve proudly served on the Board of Education since 2017. I used to be elected to function Vice Chair by the Board and am dedicated to a good and trustworthy debate course of. In addition, I’ve served as a BOE liaison to union negotiating groups, helped re-constitute and now serve on the BOE Finance Subcommittee, and and I’m a member of the BOE Transportation Advisory Committee. My collaborative strategy to downside fixing is an accomplishment for which I’m proud.

Other points:

I’m dedicated to investigating the environment friendly use of our services, planning for the subsequent decade and past, and and guaranteeing that “All college students” are the main target of my work on the board.

What else would you want voters to learn about you?

I’m a confirmed chief who is aware of learn how to work collaboratively with a staff. I handle the damage and violence prevention packages for Yale New Haven Hospital who’s work is rooted in the neighborhood. I even have a number of small companies in Fairfield County. With two youngsters enrolled in FPS I’m dedicated to the long run objectives of the district and being part of formulating these objectives and supporting coverage to attain them. The final 4 years have ready me to proceed being an energetic and efficient BOE member for an additional time period as a way to proceed vital work that was paused in the course of the pandemic.