Robert M. Damminger

Freeholder Robert M. DammingerRobert M. Damminger is serving his third year as Freeholder Director and his sixth term on the Board of Chosen Freeholders of Gloucester County.
As the Freeholder Director, Bob oversees the Department of Administration that encompasses the Administrator’s Office, Human Resources, Clerk of the Board, Tax Assessor, Information Technology, Treasurer, and the Improvement Authority, among others. 

During Director Damminger’s tenure as a Freeholder he has been a leader in cutting spending and reducing the size of government while working with municipalities to share and regionalize services to save taxpayers’ dollars. 

He spearheaded an effort to permanently preserve more than 18,500 acres of farmland and open space.  He has helped secure millions in federal and state funding to improve the county’s roads and infrastructure, and has lead the county in a plan to ensure that all of the county’s 90 bridges are structurally sound. 

Director Damminger is a member of the Workforce Investment Board, Board of School Estimates, Police Academy Advisory Board and the Department of Correctional Services Advisory Council.

Bob was born and raised in Paulsboro, New Jersey.  He resides in West Deptford with his wife Debbie and their daughter, Kimberly Nicole.  He is a graduate of Paulsboro High School and is employed as a Deputy Director of Transportation Services with the South Jersey Transportation Authority.

Prior to his service on the Freeholder Board, Bob Damminger was elected and served on the Paulsboro Council for eleven years.  He was a member of the Public Works, Finance and the Water and Sewer Committees.  He also chaired the Public Safety Committee for ten years.


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TERM EXPIRES 12/31/2015