updated September 11, 2016)
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State Director Jennifer C. Holdsworth
(June 2016) CEO of Celebrate New Jersey Now from March 2016. Owner of JC Strategies from Sept. 2009. Political director for the New Jersey Democratic State Committee, Feb. 2014-March 2016; and director of the NJ Dem. Coordinated Campaign, July-Nov. 2014. Director of policy and communication to Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle, Jan. 2012-Feb. 2014. Deputy political director on Barbara Buono for Governor, March-Nov. 2013. Law clerk, 2008-09. Legislative aide to Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders chairwoman Bernadette P. McPherson, 2005-07. Congressional aide to U.S. Rep. Steven R. Rothman, 2003-05. J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law, 2008; bachelor's degree in political science and government from Rowan University, 2003. twitter
Chairman John Currie
(elected in June 2013, and in Jan. 2014 to a full two-year term) Chairman of the Passaic County Democratic Party, elected in 1990. Studied business administration at Rutgers University. Employed by Hawthorne Chevrolet for more than thirty years, including serving as Corvette manager.
Vice Chair Lizette Delgado-Polanco
Secretary Janice Kovach
Treasurer Kelly Stewart Maer
Executive Director Chris James
(announced Feb. 3, 2014) Elected in 2013 to, and currently serves on, the East Orange City Council. James has been involved in government, policy making and community organizing for the past fifteen years. Experience includes deputy executive director of the New Jersey Assembly Democratic Office; chief of staff for Assembly Speaker Sheila Oliver; Essex County deputy field director for Obama for America; chief of staff to Assemblyman Craig A. Stanley from 2003-08. Born in the City of Orange and raised in Newark; his late mother was chief of staff to the late Congressman Donald M. Payne, Sr..
Dan Dollbaum Voter File Manager
Communications Director Matt Farrauto
Operations Director Margaret Martin
Operations Manager Laury-Ann Diaz
Staff Assistant Michael Spadoro