At the January 31, 2019, Special Board Meeting, the Council Rock Board of School Directors interviewed and appointed Mr. Ed Salamon as the new Region 5 Board Member. Mr. Salamon replaces Mr. Jerold Grupp who resigned as Region 5 Board Member on January 6, 2019. Mr. Salamon has been a Holland resident for the last six years. He and his wife, Deborah, have three children, all of whom currently attend Council Rock School District. Professionally, Mr. Salamon worked as a Philadelphia Police Officer for 25 years prior to retiring from duty. As an active member of the Holland Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization, he has served as both Vice President and President. In this capacity, Mr. Salamon collaborated with Holland Elementary parents and staff to bring supplemental technology to the school. At the District level, Mr. Salamon has been a member of the Superintendent's Parents Advisory Council for the past three years and most recently served on the Council Rock Redistricting Committee. In addition to his volunteer work within Council Rock School District, Mr. Salamon has a strong history of continuous involvement with the Northampton Girls Softball Association, having held such positions as President, Commissioner, and Head Coach.