2024 Chairperson of the Law & Legislation Committee
Councilwoman Alicia Holman has proudly served the Fifth ward since 2006. She has served as Chairwoman of the City Council (2015), the Public Safety, Housing, Licensing & Inspection, and the Law & Legislation Committees.
Councilwoman Holman has also served as a member of the Finance, Public Works, and Planning & Grants Committees, as well as a member of the Negotiation and Personnel Committees.
Councilwoman Holman is a lifelong East Orange resident who proudly attended schools in the East Orange School District. Councilwoman Alicia Holman attended Bloomfield College and Rutgers University.
Councilwoman Holman is a Youth Program Specialist with the Essex County Department of Citizen Services and previously 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.