Sen. Robert Singer Featured Speaker at OCBA’s Annual Open Meeting – Register Now

Posted on March 22, 2016 By

Senator Robert W. Singer, who represents the 30th District (parts of Ocean and Monmouth counties) in the New Jersey State Legislature, will be the featured speaker at the Ocean County Business Association’s (OCBA) annual open meeting Thursday, April 21, 2016, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, 815 Route 37 West, Toms River.

Senator Singer will speak about business opportunities and the current state of business in New Jersey. A question and answer period will follow.
The luncheon and meeting are open to members of the OCBA, their employees and guests, prospective members, and members of the media. A buffet lunch will begin at 11:30 a.m.; the program will begin at noon.

The luncheon costs $20.00, but is free for prospective members and the media. Reservations are required. To register, call 866-606-6222 or visit

Members of the OCBA program committee include Chairman Robert Novy, Novy & Associates, Manchester; Jake Mason, director of marketing for Novy & Associates; Joanne Padrone, Ocean County College, Toms River; and Midge Cannin-Schuck, licensed professional counselor, Toms River.

For further information, contact Joanne Padrone, Manager of Community Relations at Ocean County College at 732-255-0400 X2065 or via email at

About OCBA: OCBA is an Ocean County-based professional networking organization for business owners and corporate decision-makers. Founded in 1980, the OCBA is a category-exclusive referral, networking, and educational organization. For more information, call 866-606-OCBA (6222) or visit

About Senator Singer: Senator Singer is in his 28th in the New Jersey State Legislature and is serving as Republican Conference Leader in the New Jersey Senate. He is also the senior ranking member of the Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee, and a member of the Senate Higher Education Committee.

Besides his legislative committee responsibilities, Senator Singer is an appointee to the Task Force on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, the Advisory Council on Arthritis, the Governor’s Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS and Related Blood-Borne Pathogens, and the New Jersey Advisory Council on End-of-Life Care.

Senator Singer’s civic affiliations include Chairman of the Lakewood Municipal Utility Authority, Vice-Chairman of the Ocean County Board of Health, and a Member of the Board of Directors of the Monmouth-Ocean Development Council (MODC). He served as a member of the Lakewood Township Committee for thirty years, retiring in 2010.

Senator Singer is also a member of the New Jersey-Israel Commission and was designated Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America National Legislative Officer for 2011-2012. Senator Singer also served as a member of the bipartisan Aviation Caucus.