Appointed Mayor in 2021 Committee Term: 2019 to 2021
Also appointed to the following Standing Committees:
Land Use Board
Environmental Commission & Green Team
Finance & Central Purchasing
Recreation Advisory Committee
About Tara Clark
Tara Clark was elected to the Hazlet Township Committee in 2018. During her tenure, Clark has served on the Communications Committee, Environmental Commission, and Library Commission. Prior to being elected to the Township Committee, she served on the legal team of Residents Against Giant Electric (RAGE), a community organization that successfully defeated a controversial monster power line project.
Clark earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from St. John’s University and worked in public accounting and in private industry as a CPA and CMA. Later in her career, she earned a Masters Degree in Elementary Education from Monmouth University. She has worked as an educator in the East Brunswick Public School system for the past 24 years.
Tara Clark and her husband Walter have three daughters, Meghan, Delaney, and Brianna.