January 29, 2021
By Maria Scandale
Former Stafford Township Council President Sharon McKenna will find the Ocean County Fee seat now held by Gerry Small, who declared his retirement from the panel this 12 months.
“I am fired up to find the party’s help for the fee place as I feel my extensive file of company speaks to my dedication to the men and women of Ocean County,” said McKenna on Jan. 29. “As a decades-extensive resident, a community volunteer and elected official in our Shore region, I am deeply invested in supporting our county and all of its citizens to maintain our area shifting forward and stay New Jersey’s premier county for top quality of lifetime. We are evidently in complicated periods and I appear forward to utilizing my wide and assorted skillset to meet up with the worries of nowadays and alternatives for tomorrow.”
McKenna has served Ocean County as a top rated staffer for former U.S. Congressman Jim Saxton and as a local community chief in Manahawkin prior to becoming elected to the Stafford Township Council in 2012. She has worked with the Jersey Shore Council of the Boy Scouts of Ocean County considering that 2018.
“Ocean County is a exclusive area. When we moved back to New Jersey from Washington, D.C., we could have selected wherever to stay. I chose to move back again to Ocean County, the greatest choice for us to elevate our family,” reported McKenna. “I fully grasp the pressures confronted by our neighbors and mates correct now and the threats to our area from closed colleges and companies. The largest danger arrives from out-of-touch politicians who think they can run our lives superior than we can. I will go on to stand up for our people and belief in their knowledge to live in modern strategies that make feeling for our county.”
McKenna proven a campaign web-site, MeetSharonMcKenna.com, and an e mail tackle at MeetSharonMcKenna@gmail.com. —M.S.