Michele (Michele) Matsikoudis (R-21b)

State Assembly Member Michele Matsikoudis

Michele (Michele) Matsikoudis (R-21b)
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Capitol: 609.847.3115
FAX: 908.232.2741
District: 908.232.3673
State Assembly Member
State House 125 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08625-1101
425 North Avenue East
Westfield, NJ 07090
Residence:New Providence, NJ

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Michele Matsikoudis is a sitting Councilwoman in New Providence where she has been living with her husband John and their three children for 25 years. She presently has a career in Real Estate, but her experience has spanned multiple industries including Vice President in the Municipal Bond Department at Morgan Stanley for 15 years and Director of Business Development with Worth, Ltd. In addition to having a full-time career, Michele has devoted time and energy not only to raising her family but volunteering in multiple community organizations. Prior to being elected to the Borough Council, Michele served as a Board Member for the Simpson Baber Foundation for the Autistic. She was a member of the Communities and Activities Advisory Board, PTA President at both Salt Brook Grammar School, and the New Providence Middle School. In these community leadership roles, her most significant contributions included successful fundraising for the schools and initiating/ implementing programs and activities between the Middle School and the Recreation Department. During this time, she was also invited to participate in PBSIS, a character education and positive behavior initiative run through the NJ State Dept. of Education. New Providence Middle School was one of the few schools selected state wide to participate in the pilot program. She has also served on the New Providence Board of Health and the Economic Development Committee. Additionally, she was a board member of the New Providence Education Foundation where she assisted with their fundraising efforts. The Corporate Sponsorship Program, which she chaired, raised more than $125,000 during her tenure. The Foundation has raised almost $1,000,000 since its inception. These programs are still in existence today. Presently, Michele sits on the Executive Board for the OCFA (an age friendly initiative), as a team member for the New Jersey Veterans Network and as an executive board member for the Mountain Valley Emergency Communications Center (MVECC) which includes NP, Summit and Millburn. As a member of Borough Council, she was recently appointed as the liaison for the New Providence Diversity Committee and the Sustainability team. In addition, during 2021, Michele is a member of Public Safety Committee and is on the advisory board for the New Providence Business and Professional Assoc. Michele is a co-founder of FLAG (Front Line Appreciation Group) of New Providence and serves as a Eucharistic Minister at OLP New Providence. Michele regularly participates in several Women's leadership groups, including the Daughters of Penelope, as she recognizes the need for strengthening women roles in today's society. She has recently received The NJ VFW commendation Award medal and a New Jersey Joint legislative Resolution for her ongoing efforts with the New Jersey Veterans Network.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2021    Next Election: 2023
Spouse: New Providence   
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