Freeholder District 3, Carol Y. Clark
(114 Districts) Newark: Parts of West & Central Wards; East Orange Wards 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; South Orange Village, Orange. [view breakdown]
Biography

CAROL Y. CLARK of East Orange was first elected as District III Freeholder in 2002 and re-elected in 2005, 2008 and 2011.  She served 8 years on the East Orange City Council and as the city’s Assistant Director of Community Affairs and Public Relations.  She also served as Deputy County Administrator and Chief of Staff for the Essex County Department of Citizen Services, as an Essex County Utilities Authority Commissioner, and was the Assistant to the Dean of Student Affairs and Director of Student Activities at Essex County College.  Freeholder Clark also coached women’s basketball at both the collegiate and scholastic levels at Essex County College, NJIT, Upsala College and Clifford J. Scott High School, as well as with the AAU and at the United States Youth Games.  She has represented the Freeholder Board at the New Jersey Association of Counties since 2003, and served as the organization’s President in 2009.  She is also a member and former President (2002) of the National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials, a board member of the National League of Cities, and a NJ League of Municipalities Legislative Committee member.  She earned her B.A. in History/Political Science from Douglass College, her M.A. in Education from Seton Hall University, and received a fellowship from the Institute for Educational Leadership in Washington, D.C.

 


2014 FREEHOLDER COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS
WORKFIRST NJ REVIEW COMMITTEE – CHAIR
RECREATION OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE – CHAIR
FINANCE OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE - CHAIR
HEALTH CARE/HEALTH BENEFITS COMMITTEE
RESOURCE RECOVERY OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE
PUBLIC SAFETY/PENAL COMMITTEE
COMMITTEE TO REVIEW THE ESSEX COUNTY CODE
BUDGET REVIEW COMMITTEE
COMMITTEE TO REVIEW PURCHASING PROCEDURES
AGENDA REVIEW COMMITTEE
2014 ADVISORY BOARD AND COMMISSION APPOINTMENTS
NJAC (NEW JERSEY ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES) – REPRESENTATIVE
BOARD OF SCHOOL ESTIMATE - ESSEX COUNTY COLLEGE – REPRESENTATIVE
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Board of Chosen Freeholders, County of Essex
465 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Room 558 Hall of Records, Newark, New Jersey 07102
Tel: (973) 621-4486 Fax: (973) 621-5695
 
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