Current Ed Award Recipient


2016 – John Elwell

john_elwell_2John Elwell has been a tireless advocate for the NEF since its inception.  He has served on the Board as the chair of many committees and served as our President in 2011.  John has devoted his career to public education, starting as an inner-city high school teacher and finishing his career as the Principal of Newburyport High School.  He continues to be a role model for our community and an inspiration to others who strive to make a difference for Newburyport’s public schools.