Denise Coyle

Denise Coyle REPRepublican

American politician

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Denise CoyleREPRepublican American politician
70
Years of Age
19
Years of Experience
NJResidence (state)

Denise Coyle (born June 22, 1953) is an American Republican Party politician who served in the New Jersey General Assembly from January 2008 to January 2012, where she represented the 16th Legislative District. In the Assembly, Coyle served on the Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee and the Human Services Committee.Coyle was a member of the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders from 1996 to 2007, serving as Deputy Director in 1998, 2003 and 2007 and as Director in 1999 and 2004. She served on the Branchburg Township Committee from 1992 to 1996, serving as Deputy Mayor of Branchburg in 1994, and as Mayor of Branchburg, New Jersey in 1993.Coyle received a B.A. in History from Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana, and was awarded a J.D. from Rutgers School of Law - Camden. Coyle is married to Dr. Dennis Coyle and has two daughters, Kathryn and Kara.Coyle did not run for re-election in 2011. She was succeeded by Donna Simon.

Education4 - 4 of 2
Rutgers University, Camden School of Law
JD
1984
Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame
BA History
1974
Past Positions1 - 11 of 11
Assembly Member
New Jersey State Assembly
2008 - 2012
Deputy Director
Somerset County Board of Freeholders
1998
Deputy Director
Somerset County Board of Freeholders
2003
Deputy Director
Somerset County Board of Freeholders
2007
Freeholder
Somerset County Board of Freeholders
1996 - 2007
Director
Somerset County Board of Freeholders
1999
Director
Somerset County Board of Freeholders
2004
Member
Branchburg Committee
1992 - 1996
Deputy Mayor
Branchburg
1994
Mayor
Branchburg
1993
Former Assistant Republican
New Jersey State General Assembly
Other Experience1 - 17 of 17
Treasurer
Somerset County Regional Center Partnership of Somerset County
1997 - 2002
Board of Trustees
Somerset County United Way
Former President
Somerset County Governing Officials Association
Member
Heritage Trail Association
Member
Leadership New Jersey
Member
Eagleton Institute of Politics
Member
New Jersey Association for Elected Women Officials
Member
Center for the American Woman and Politics
Member
Somerset County Federation of Republican Women
Member
New Jersey Highlands Task Force
2003 - 2005
Member
Community Development Corporation-Renaissance Task Force
2000
Vice President
Somerset Coalition for Smart Growth
1998 - 2000
Chair
Somerset County Economic Development Summit
1997
Chair
Somerset County Economic Development Summit
1998
Council Member
Governor's Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse
Economic Development Chair
Somerset County Business Partnership
Founding Member
Economic Development Incentive Program