District 29


M. Teresa Ruiz
BORN: June 28, 1974
EDUCATION: B.A. Drew University (English)
OCCUPATION: Deputy Chief of Staff, Essex County Executive
LEGISLATIVE SERVICE: Senate 2008-present, Assistant Majority Leader 2010-present
COMMITTEES: Education - Chair; Budget and Appropriations; Select Committee on School Funding Fairness; Legislative Oversight

166 Bloomfield Ave., Newark, NJ 07104
Phone: (973) 484-1000


Eliana Pintor Marin
BORN:October 23, 1980
EDUCATION: B.S. St. Johnís University (Legal Studies), M.S. St. Johnís University (Government and Politics), Certificate in International Relations and Public Administration, St. Johnís University
OCCUPATION: Division Manager of Passports and Vault Recording, Essex County Clerkís Office
PUBLIC/PARTY SERVICE: Newark Board of Education Advisory Board Member 2008-2014
LEGISLATIVE SERVICE: General Assembly 2013-present
COMMITTEES: Commerce and Economic Development - Vice-Chair; Budget; Telecommunications and Utilities

263 Lafayette St. 1st Floor, Newark, NJ 07105
Phone: (973) 589-0713

Blonnie R. Watson
OCCUPATION: Retired - Systems Compliance Executive, U.S. Postal Service
PUBLIC/PARTY SERVICE: Freeholder, Essex County 1997-2014; Commissioner, Newark Zoning Board
LEGISLATIVE SERVICE: Assembly 2016-present
COMMITTEES: Financial Institutions and Insurance; State and Local Government; Women and Children

191 Central Avenue, Suite 220, Newark, NJ 07103
Phone: (973) 624-1730