About Us: Our Mission


The Members of the Bergen/Passaic Chapter Buildings and Grounds Association agree to :

  • Achieve excellence by promoting the Certified Educational Facility Manager Program. This program will elevate membership status through education and training, there by enabling the individual to better serve his or her School District.
  • Build for the future by assisting the NJ State Buildings and Grounds in the development and implementation of Educational Facility Regulations and Standards.
  • Promote the State Department of Education Certification of our members as Educational Facility Managers.
  • Promote the general welfare of the association, and to maintain a high standard of Professional Ethics.
  • Support District Administrators in their effort to provide a Healthy, Safe, and Secure Facility conducive to the Educational needs of our children.
  • Promote a spirit of fellowship among all chapter membership.
  • Promote a network of Facility Managers throughout the Bergen/Passaic Chapter.
  • Continually strive to develop the most Cost Effective and Safe means to operate our Facilities.