Rev Mr. Joseph Rafferty is the Gloucester City Board of Education Superintendent of Schools. He and his wife of 24 years, Barbara, are residents of Gloucester City and the proud parents of three Rams: Joseph, Michael and Patrick.
A resident of Gloucester City, Joe is a graduate of Rutgers University's, earned a Masters Degree in Public Administration from Rider University, and has begun work toward a Doctorate in Educational Leadership at Immaculata University. He began his teaching career at Gloucester Catholic and worked for nine years at his alma mater before accepting a position with the Gloucester City School System. He served as a teacher, grant writer and administrator in that district before moving on to become principal of the Rohrer Middle School in Haddon Township. He later moved to the superintendent's position In Mount Ephraim.