Township Committee

Mayor John Carpenter

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Mr. Carpenter is the current Mayor and has served on the Township Committee since 2006. Previously he served as Mayor in 2008 and 2014. He has been a resident of Bernards Township since 1969. He and his wife Lauren have three children who attended Bernards Township Public Schools.

Education: B.S. Computer Science, Union College, Schenectady, NY

Mr. Carpenter is the President Elect of the Rotary Club of Bernardsville and Basking Ridge. Mr. Carpenter is also involved in Bike4ALS and is an avid cyclist and also enjoys hiking and camping.

Professional Career: He has had a career in IT, corporate aviation, and sales.

    Committees Serving in 2018:
  • BRFC #1 & Rescue Liaison
  • HR & Finance Subcommittee
  • Insurance Fund Committee
  • Local Emergency & Flood Mitigation Commission
  • Police Subcommittee
  • Library Board
  • SC Solid Waste Advisory Council
  • Sewerage Authority

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