Serves as the legislative branch of County Government.
201 S. Shore Road
New Jersey
United States
+1 (609) 645-5900
+1 (609) 645-5922

Board of Chosen Freeholders

Richard R. Dase

District 4

Absecon, Brigantine, Galloway Township and Port Republic

201 S. Shore Rd.
Northfield, NJ 08225
FAX: (609) 645-5922

Term expires 2022

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County Code Review Committee and Green Tree Golf Course Committee


County-Wide Tax Assessment Committee, Education and Schools Committee, Human Services Committee, Pinelands Review Committee and Roads and Bridges Committee


Fire Training Advisory Board


Rich Dase has dedicated a great deal of his life to public service. As a former member of the staff of U.S. Congressman Frank LoBiondo, he worked toward resolving constituent concerns and problems. He is currently a seventh grade Social Studies teacher at the Galloway Township Middle School where he advises several activities and is also a member of the Schoolwide Planning Committee. Prior to his career in education, Rich worked as an advertising copywriter for three Atlantic City casinos and as a freelance advertising copywriter. He enjoys volunteering with the Galloway Township Police Athletic League, Galloway Township Athletic Association and the Galloway Township Elks Lodge. In 2005, he was the highest vote getter of the eight candidates for Galloway Township Council. He is also a past member of the Galloway Township Planning Board. Rich was first elected District Four Freeholder in November 2007. Rich has been a resident of Galloway Township his entire life and currently lives there with his wife Andrea and children Nicholas, Ayden and Kylie.

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