Brian G. Gallagher, Freeholder
FREEHOLDER RESPONSIBILITIES: Public Health & Safety – County Health Department, Emergency Management, 911 Communications Unit.
LIAISON: Board of Social Services, Cultural & Heritage Commission, Home Investment Partnership Program, Homelessness Trust Fund, Mental Health Board, Raritan and Millstone Rivers Flood Commission, Regional Center Partnership Committee, Richard Hall Community Mental Health Center Community Advisory Council (alternate), Rutgers Cooperative Extension Advisory Board, Workforce Development Board (alternate), Youth Leadership Somerset (until June), Youth Services Commission (alternate).
PUBLIC SERVICE: Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Member, January 2018-present, Public Works, Chairman, 2018; Somerville Borough Mayor, 2004-2017; Somerville Planning Board, Member, 2004-2017; Somerville Library Board, Member, 2004-2017; Regional Center Partnership Board, Member, 2004-2017; Somerville Emergency Management Committee, Member, 2004-2017; Somerville Borough Councilman, 2001-2003; Former Somerville Fire Commissioner; Former Somerville Parking & Traffic Committee; Somerville Redevelopment Committee, Former Chairman.
AFFILIATIONS & COMMUNITY SERVICE: Somerville Elks; Ancient Order of Hibernians; 200 Club of Union County; chaired the first Somerset County Juvenile Conference Committee; served on the New Jersey Conference of Mayor's Board.