Suzanne Brennan was sworn in as a member of the Board of Trustees on Sept. 12, 2017 during the board’s public meeting at the college’s Wall Township campus.
A practicing attorney and a lifelong resident of Monmouth County, Brennan currently serves as the municipal public defender for Howell Township, where she resides. She was a member of the Howell Township Board of Education from 2010 to 2016, where she served terms as vice president and chair of the board’s labor committee.
A native of Freehold Township and a mother of three, Brennan also maintains a private law practice in Howell.
On the day she was sworn in Brennan expressed her enthusiasm to join the Board of Trustees. “I am very honored and excited to be a part of this magnificent team. The Brookdale board is innovative and forward-thinking, and I appreciate that. I hope to use my skills and experience in both the law and as a former board of education member to help local students succeed and serve all members of the Monmouth County community.”
Brennan was appointed to a four-year term on the board by the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders.