Erik (Erik) Peterson (R-23b)

State Assembly Member Erik Peterson

Erik (Erik) Peterson (R-23b)
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Capitol: 609.847.3115
FAX: 908.238.0256
District: 908.238.0251
State Assembly Member
State House 125 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08625-1101
28 Center Street
Clinton, NJ 08809
Residence:Franklin Township, NJ

Committee Assignments


Erik Peterson has been an assemblyman since 2009, and Republican assistant whip since 2014. Peterson earned a bachelor's degree in business management from North Carolina State University in 1988. He went on to get his law degree from Temple University Law School in 1996, and was admitted to the New Jersey and Pennsylvania state bars that same year. He is an attorney specializing in business transactions, real estate, and trust and estate law. Previously, he was a Hunterdon County freeholder from 2006 to 2009, serving as deputy director in 2007 and director in 2008. Peterson and his wife reside in Franklin with their four children.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2009    Next Election: 2023
Spouse: Jenni R. (Loop)   DOB: 3/8/1966
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