Joe (Joe) Danielsen (D-17b)

State Assembly Member Joe Danielsen

Joe (Joe) Danielsen (D-17b)
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Capitol: 609.847.3115
FAX: 732.247.4383
District: 732.247.3999
State Assembly Member
State House 125 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08625-1101
334 Elizabeth Avenue
Somerset, NJ 08873
Residence:Franklin Township, NJ

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A lifelong resident of Franklin Township, Somerset County, New Jersey, Danielsen is an IT consultant and owner of Network Blade LLC. He is a veteran of the United States Army Reserve, having served in the 78th Div. Reserve TNG from 1982-1991, as well as a volunteer fire fighter for 22 years. He was as a member of the Franklin Township Fire District No. 1 Board of Fire Commissioners from 2000 to 2006. During his term he was integral in creating an inter-local agreement between the township and the four fire districts that provided fire fighters during the day. From 1997 until 2010, Danielsen served on the Franklin Township Planning Board, including a stint as vice chair for several of those years. In that role, he supported economic development and helped attract businesses to Franklin Township while maintaining the local historic character. He is the head of the Franklin Township Municipal Democratic Committee. Danielsen received an A.S. in Marketing, Art, and Design from Middlesex County College and a B.A. in Visual Arts from Rutgers University. The youngest of nine children, he remains a resident of Franklin Township with his wife Christine and their three children.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2014    Next Election: 2023
Spouse: Christine   
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