Patrick Scaglione, Director
Term Expires: 12/31/18
Freeholders Office: (908) 231-7030
Freeholders Fax: (908) 231-8754
FREEHOLDER RESPONSIBILITIES: Ex officio to all county departments and divisions and liaison to Constitutional Officers, Courts and Criminal Justice. Finance & Administrative Services liaison after budget adoption.
LIAISON: Business Partnership, Casino Tax Advisory Committee, E-Newsletter, HOME Investment Partnership Program, Homelessness Trust Fund, Leadership Somerset, North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (2nd alternate), Office of the Prosecutor, Planning Board, Raritan Valley Community College Board of School Estimate, Regional Center Partnership Committee, Somerset County Governing Officials Association, Superintendent of Schools, Vocational Board of School Estimate and Youth Leadership Somerset.
PUBLIC SERVICE: Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Member, January 2010-present, Director, 2014, 2018, Deputy Director, 2013, 2017, Public Works, Chairman, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2017, Human Services, Chairman, 2013, Finance & Administrative Services, Chairman, 2015, 2016; Bridgewater Township Council, Council Member, 1998-2010, Council President, 2001, 2004, 2009; Bridgewater Township Planning Board, Member, 2001, 2005, 2008; Bridgewater Township Board of Adjustment, Member, 1996-1998; Bridgewater Township Housing Advisory Board, Member, 1996-1998.
AFFILIATIONS & COMMUNITY SERVICE: Somerset County Governing Officials Association, President, 2006, Executive Board, Member, 2002-2011; Centerbridge II Senior Housing, Board President, 1997-present; Arts on Division, Board of Trustees, Member; Somerset County Community Development Block Grant Committee, Former Member; Somerset Regional Animal Shelter Board, Former Member; United Way Steering Committee, Former Member; Somerset Valley Sewerage Authority, Regional Center Partnership, Raritan Valley Rail Coalition, Green Brook Flood Control Commission; Somerset County Library Foundation, Executive Member, 2012-present; Central Jersey Housing Resource Center, Board Member, 2015; Matheny Medical and Education Center, Trustee, 2016-present; Arts on Division, 2013-present.
BIOGRAPHY: Bridgewater resident since 1991; former resident of North Plainfield, 1970-1990; married, wife Kimberly Lucci, one daughter, Isabella. Professional: Business owner, financial consultant/financial trader; formerly employed at AT&T-Bell Labs, Murray Hill. Education: Master of Business Administration Degree, Finance and Real Estate Finance, Rutgers University Graduate School of Business; Bachelor’s Degree, Electrical Engineering, Minor in Economics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.