Serves as the legislative branch of County Government.
201 S. Shore Road
Northfield
New Jersey
08225
United States
+1 (609) 645-5900
+1 (609) 645-5922

Board of County Commissioners

Andrew W. Parker, III, Commissioner

District 3

Egg Harbor Township (Districts 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21 and 22), Hamilton Township (Precincts 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 13)

201 S. Shore Rd.
Northfield, NJ 08225
(609) 645-5900
FAX: (609) 645-5922

Term expires 2023

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Member

Education and Schools Committee, Homeless Committee, Human Services Committee, Parks Committee, Public Health and Environment Committee and Shared Services Committee

ADVISORY BOARDS/COMMISSIONS

Cultural and Heritage Advisory Board, Library Advisory Commission and Parks and Environment Advisory Board

BIOGRAPHY

Andrew W. Parker, III was born in Atlantic City, NJ to Andrew and Pearletha Parker.  Shortly after Parker was born, his parents moved to Egg Harbor Township (EHT).  Parker graduated from Egg Harbor Township High School, where he received many athletic honors. Parker began his education on an athletic scholarship at the University of New Haven, CT.  Parker is a member of the Egg Harbor Township High School's Athletic Hall of Fame.  Parker was featured as a success story during his undergraduate study as an Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society member.  He is a Walden University-Summa Cum Laude graduate with a Master's degree in Scoience Education specializing in middle school mathematics.  He was featured in the 2019 Summer/Fall Walden University magazine edition.  Parker is currently a teacher in the Atlantic City School District.  He is a 2013 Siemens STEM Institute/Discovery Education Fellow.  This program recognizes 50 of the country's top mathematics and science teachers that year, a 2021 DENSI STAR and a Discovery Education Leadership Committee member.  Parker got electedd for a second term as a National Education Association Representative Assembly for the NEA.  He serves on the Political Candidates Screening Committee and is the Collective Bargaining and Advocacy Chairperson for the Atlantic County Council on Education Association, ACCEA.  Parker is the Atlantic City Education Association Legislative Action Team Chair.  As Egg Harbor Township Committee, Parker served as an Egg Harbor Township Economic Development Commission member, including the Cannabis Transition Committee, County Municipal Court Personnel Committee and Egg Harbor Township Police Athletic League. Parker is a member of the Mainland/Pleasantville Branch NAACP.  Parker served on the Egg Harbor Township Zoning Board of Adjustments for ten years before being elected as the first African American Township Committeeman in 2018.  He is a lifetime member of the NJ Second Amendment Association and a certified NRA range instructor.  Parker's volunteerism and dedication to our community earned him leadership awards from the Atlantic County Board of Freeholders, the Atlantic County Executive, 2019 Community Service Award from the National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc. and the United States Congress.


 

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