Dr. Joseph Netto, a 13 year resident of Plainedge, has been a School Psychologist for over 15 years and an adjunct professor at Hofstra University and Brooklyn College where he conducts New York State mandated training in the Dignity for All Students Act. He is the father of two children, both of whom attend Schwarting Elementary School. Dr. Netto is a staunch advocate for students and he is committed to providing exceptional educational, social, athletic, and service-learning opportunities for all in the Plainedge School District. It is his belief that improving positive school cultures through inclusion and respect along with focusing on the mental health needs of children are paramount. Dr. Netto is excited to foster the already strong collaboration between Plainedge schools and the community.