Assemblyman Edward (Ned) Thomson to Speak at September 15 ELC Meeting

Posted on August 29, 2017 By

Meet the newest Assemblyman Edward (Ned) Thomson, District 30, the featured speaker at Ocean County ELC (Employer Legislative Committee) meeting and breakfast on Friday, September 15, 2017, from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. at the Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, 815 Route 37 West, Toms River, N.J.

Assemblyman Thomson will be speaking about business issues in New Jersey. ELC meetings, open to the public, are designed to inform the business community about important legislation, provide face-to-face opportunities with key government officials, and encourage dialogue between business and government.

The registration fee, including a buffet breakfast, is $20.00. R.S.V.P. to mpangelini@ or call 908-309-5395. Pay at the door or mail checks, payable to Ocean ELC, to Mary Pat Angelini, P.O. Box 517, Oakhurst, N.J. 07755.

The Ocean County ELC is sponsored by Holman Frenia Allison, PC and New Jersey Natural Gas in partnership with the Lakewood Chamber of Commerce.


About ELC: Employer Legislative Committees: The ELCs, established by NJBIA in 1959, are independent, local organizations representing all 21 counties. At each meeting, legislators, cabinet members or local officials will discuss important issues pertinent to business. Attendees also receive a briefing from one of NJBIA’s government affairs experts on legislative and regulatory issues affecting employers.  About NJBIA: The New Jersey Business & Industry Association, Trenton, N.J., provides information, services and advocacy to its member companies in order to build a more prosperous New Jersey. NJBIA is the nation’s largest statewide employer association. Its members, as a group, employ more than one million people and represents every industry in the state, including contractors, manufacturers, retail and wholesale businesses, and service providers of every kind. Visit for more information.

About Edward H. (Ned) Thomson III: Edward H. (Ned) Thomson III, an Enrolled Actuary, has served as a Trustee of the New Jersey Public Employees Retirement System for the past 20 years appointment by N.J. Governors (1995-Present). He was twice elected Mayor of Wall Township (2002, 2005). He has served as a Wall Township Committeeman for a decade (1998-2008), was a member of the Wall Planning Board for 10 years (1997-2007) and the Board of Adjustment for seven years (1990-1997). Recently he was reappointed to the Wall Twp. Planning Board.

Ned Thomson has been self-employed since 1978 as the owner of E.H. Thomson & Company, Inc. Consulting Actuaries, Sea Girt, NJ. He administers more than 500 pension plans advising on eligibility, distribution of benefits, investments, and current legislation. He is an Enrolled Actuary before the Joint Board of Enrolled Actuaries- U.S. Dept. Treasury, U.S. Dept. of Labor, and a Fellow of the Conference of Consulting Actuaries, a Member of the Collage of Pension Actuaries, a Member of the Society of Pension Actuaries and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries. Certified Continuing Education provider for the N.J. Dept. of Accountancy, and the N.J. Dept. of Banking and Insurance.