Brian D. Levine, Freeholder Deputy Director
Term Expires: 12/31/20
Freeholders Office: (908) 231-7030
Freeholders Fax: (908) 231-8754
FREEHOLDER RESPONSIBILITIES: Human Services - Board of Social Services, Community Development, Human Services, Mental Health Center, Office on Aging & Disability Services, Office of Youth Services, Rutgers Cooperative Extension, Volunteer Services and Veterans Services.
EX OFFICIO AS DEPUTY DIRECTOR: Constitutional Officers, Courts and Criminal Justice.
LIAISON: Local Advisory Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse (LACADA), Board of Social Services, Business Partnership, County Alliance Steering Subcommittee (CASS), Joint Insurance Fund, Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative, New Jersey Association of Counties (voting member), Raritan Valley Community College, RVCC Board of School Estimate, Richard Hall Community Mental Health Center Community Advisory Council (alternate), Rutgers Cooperative Extension Advisory Board, Vocational & Technical Schools, Vocational Board of School Estimate, Workforce Development Board and Youth Services Commission.
PUBLIC SERVICE: Somerset County Board of Freeholders, Member, January 2015-present, Deputy Director, 2018, Human Services, Chairman, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018; Franklin Township Mayor, 2004-2014, Franklin Township Council, Member, 1998-2003.
AFFILIATIONS & COMMUNITY SERVICE: Somerset Community Action Program, Board of Directors, Member, 2006-2015; Franklin Township Community Foundation, Board of Directors, Member, 1998-2015; Governor’s Red Tape Review Commission, Member, 2010-present; Building One New Jersey, Board of Directors, Member, 2013-present; Kateri Environmental Education Center, Volunteer, 1988-present; United Way of Central New Jersey, Board of Trustees, Former Member, 1998-2000; Family and Children’s Service of Central New Jersey, Board of Directors, Former Member, 1992-1996, Former President, 1995-1996; Jaycees, Metuchen, New Jersey Chapter, Former Member, 1983-1984, Former Vice President, 1984.
BIOGRAPHY: Married to Lori, two children. Professional: Brian D. Levine, MBA, CPA, accounting and financial consulting practice, Somerset, NJ, 1988-present. Licensure: Certified Public Accountant, State of New Jersey, 1982-present. Education: Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, BA, 1980, Major: Economics, Minor: Mathematics/Computers; Rutgers Graduate School of Management, Newark, NJ, MBA, Management with a concentration in Finance, 1997.
AWARD: New Jersey Conference of Mayors, Freeholder of the Year, 2017.