Councilwoman Alicia Holman was re-elected
to a fourth consecutive term on November 7, 2017 representing the Fifth
Ward. During the 2015 session, she served
as the Chairwoman of the City’s Legislative Body and Chairwoman of the Public
Safety and Law & Legislation Committees. She also served as a member of the
Finance and Public Works and Planning and Grants, Negotiation and Personnel
Committees. Councilwoman Holman attended
Bloomfield College and Rutgers University.
She is a Youth Program Specialist with the Essex County Department of
Citizen Services. Previously, she served
as an Insurance Manager and Claims Adjuster Corporate Manager for an import and
export packaging company. She also
served as a Project Coordinator with the Newark Economic Development
Corporation and Riverfront Corporation.
Councilwoman Holman is a Fifth Ward District Leader with the East Orange
Democratic Municipal County Committee.
She is a volunteer for the “Toys for Tots” Program, the “Make a Wish”
Foundation” and the Bethel Presbyterian Church Community Outreach Meal Program.
2019 Committee Assignments
- Housing, Licensing, and Inspection (Chairwoman)
- Health and Education
- Business Development & Zoning
Councilwoman Holman also serves as a Member of the Personnel Committee
Served as City Council Chairwoman in 2015.
She has served as the Chairwoman of the Public Safety Committee and as a member of the Law and Legislation, and Finance Committees.