Councilman Ron Garbowski

Councilman Ron Garbowski 2017-10-26T10:25:39+00:00

RONALD T. GARBOWSKI                                                                                                                                                      

Ward 3

Term Expires 12/31/2020

Contact via Email

(856) 728-9800 Ext. 232

Personal:

  • Born on September 13, 1958 in Woodbury, NJ
  • Married to wife Kathy for over thirty years
  • Resident of Monroe Township for over thirty years
  • Has two sons, Chris and Jonathan and a daughter in-law, Sarah

Profession:

  • Worked in the areas of utilities system construction, project planning & construction management, environmental, health and safety management and facilities maintenance management
  • Worked for twenty eight years for the government. Fifteen and half years were spent working for the State of NJ Department of Military and Veteran Affairs; twelve and half years for Camden County College. His two last positions have been Senior Director of Construction Administration and Executive Director of Facilities, Planning & Construction for Camden County College
  • Semi-Retired

Education:

  • MS Degree Engineering Management – NJIT, Newark, NJ                                                                                                                                               Completed 60% of course load – looking to finish at Rowan
  • BS Degree Mechanical Engineering Technology – NJIT, Newark, NJ
  • AS Degree Engineering Science – Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ
  • Environmental Courses – Stockton State College, NJ
  • USEPA Certification Asbestos Hazards, Control & Removal – Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
  • OSHA Certification for Engineers & Construction Personnel – Health & Safety Training Institute, Pennington, NJ
  • Total Quality Management Certificate – NJDMVA, Lawrenceville, NJ
  • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Training – Environmental Results Corporation, Atlantic City, NJ
  • Fire Safety Training – Combating Natural Gas Fires & Handling Emergencies – South Jersey Gas Company, Atlantic City, NJ
  • Fire Safety – Camden County Fire Academy – Lakeland Complex, Blackwood, NJ
  • Affirmative Action Certificate – State of NJ, Lawrenceville, NJ
  • Diversity Training Certificate – State of NJ, Lawrenceville, NJ
  • RTK Train The Trainer Certificate – NJ Dept. Of Personnel, Trenton, NJ
  • Land Use Law & Planning Certificate – NJ Dept. Of Community Affairs, Trenton, NJ
  • Incident Command System – Overview For Executives – Monroe Township OEM

 

Awards/Memberships/Community Service:

  • New Jersey Planning Official – Member
  • National Honor Society – Member
  • Camden County College Storm Water Pollution Prevention Committee – Former Chairman
  • Camden County College Environmental Health & Safety Committee – Former Chairman
  • Camden County College Emergency Management Team – Former Safety Director & Chairman
  • State of NJ Commendation Award – Awarded for Environmental Work from 1997 to 1999
  • Air National Guard Bureau Environmental Excellence Award – Named an Associate Awardees
  • US Property & Fiscal Office State Of New Jersey – Architect & Engineering Selection Board / Former Board Member
  • US Property & Fiscal Office State of New Jersey – Task Order Contractor Selection Board / Former Board Member
  • Air National Guard Bureau Andrews AFB Maryland – Facilities Investment Metric Committee / Former Committee Member
  • 177th Fighter Wing Storm Water Pollution Prevention Committee – Former Committee Member
  • Monroe Township Youth Hockey League – Former Coach & Assistant Coach
  • Monroe Township Zoning Board – Former Board Vice Chairmen
  • Monroe Township Parks & Recreation Commission – Former Board Chairman & Vice Chairman
  • Monroe Township 2006-2014 Council – Councilman At Large, Former Council Vice-President, Former Council President
  • Gloucester County Democrat Committee – County Committeemen
  • Monroe Township Democrat Club – Member
  • Monroe Township Executive Committee – Member
  • Williamstown Rotary Club – Former Member
  • NJ Library Trustee / Monroe Township 2016
  • Knights of Columbus / Williamstown Council 3352
  • American Legion 252 / SAL Member
  • Monroe Township Council – Ward 3 

Hobbies:

  • Gardening, woodworking and tinkering with machinery. Ron likes to work on cars, take short trips and spend time with his family; he is a family-oriented man that likes to do the simple things in life.