Who is this East Rockaway 'Hometown Hero', and what does she do?


Cynthia Lark was named by the Eat Rockaway school board of education as the May 2023 Hometown Hero Award honoree.

Lark is an East Rockaway village leader, library board trustee and parent who spearheads many events for both East Rockaway Schools and the Village of East Rockaway.

As booster club president, she has dedicated countless hours to events that enhance the community and benefit students, including fundraisers, dances and athletic events.

She was also instrumental with assisting the high school staff with the pre-prom parade and homecoming pep pally.

Lark has served the community as the deputy clerk for the Village of East Rockaway and cares deeply for the town and its citizens.