Meet the Trustees

Phone: (914) 376-8095


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Abdool Haroon Jamal

Mayor Mike Spano appointed Mr. Abdool Haroon Jamal to the Yonkers Board of Education in July 2019 to fill the unexpired term of Mr. John Jacono, who resigned. Mrs. Janet Cabassa, executive assistant to the Board of Education, officially administered the oath of office during the August 2019 Stated Meeting, when Trustee Jamal took his seat as a voting member with the other Trustees.

Mr. Jamal works for the New York City Department of Education, serving as a Portfolio Manager for the Department of Transportation. His role is to develop implementation strategies that support the strategic initiatives of the New York City Department of Education. His focus is on identifying and evaluating data management information systems and works to increase accessibility as well as transparency for the department, students, and families.