Denise Hollingsworth, Councilwoman At Large
COUNCILWOMAN AT LARGE
What the Councilwoman at Large Does – Introduction
On November 5, 2019, I was elected by the citizens of the City of Burlington to serve as Councilwoman At-Large. Sworn in on January 1, 2020, my four-year term expires on December 31, 2023. As Councilwoman At-Large, I represent the interests of all City residents. Council members perform all appropriate functions with respect to City legislation, including:
- Preparation of Municipal Budget
- Writing and Passage of Ordinances to govern the City
- Voice concerns and complaints of constituents (City residents)
- Represent citizens while solving problems and planning for the future
For a more-detailed exposition of Council responsibilities, please see Council page.
TERM OF SERVICE
4 years, Jan. 1, 2020 to Dec. 31, 2023
Bachelor degree from University of Pennsylvania and Juris Doctor degree from Villanova School of Law
Current Adjunct Professor
Former attorney with State of New Jersey Office of Attorney General's office
Co-Chair of Adore's Angels, a foster care placement agency.
Past President and Board member of Historic Yorkshire Alliance.
VP and Board member of Crossroads Program, a provider of housing and related services to at-risk teens in New Jersey.
Peace Corps volunteer Teacher Trainer in Nicaragua.