Chairwoman Tracy Silna Zur
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- Law & Public Safety (Chair)
- Health Services (Chair)
- Organization/Agenda (Chair)
Freeholder Board Representation:
- BC Economic Development Corp
- Board of Social Services
- Board of School Estimate, Special Services
- Bergen Regional Medical Center
- Workforce Development Board (WDB)
- New Jersey Legistature
- LGBTQ Advisory Committee
Tracy Silna Zur has served three years as a Bergen County Freeholder. She is a life-long Bergen County resident, who holds a B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin and a law degree from Fordham University. She is currently pursuing a Masters in Public Administration from Rutgers University. Tracy has been married to her husband Bobby for 22 years and they have 3 children Coby (18), Kayla (13) and Logan (9).
As a Freeholder Tracy Zur has championed the realignment of the County Police under the Sheriff's Department, ensuring taxpayer savings and more efficient law enforcement in Bergen County. She has promoted wellness initiatives including group exercise in the county parks and gardens at both the homeless shelter in Hackensack and at the Springhouse women's drug treatment halfway house. She has been an active member member of the Board of Social Services, and her work on the building committee brought about a move which resulted in a savings of over $800,000 per year. Tracy has been an adamant advocate for employment, housing and social programs for adults with special needs. Her priority is formalizing a county-wide strategic plan for grappling with these post-21 challenges.
She has served as a Municipal Prosecutor, a judge in Bergen County Central Municipal Court, the sixth busiest municipal court in New Jersey, and as the Public Defender to the City of Englewood and Woodcliff Lake. She served in private practice at several notable Bergen County Law Firms handling municipal as well as criminal defense work, and is currently serving as an Assistant Corporation Counsel in Jersey City.
Freeholder Zur has served as Legal Counsel to Congressman Bill Pascrell and a Commissioner on the Bergen County Utilities Board.
Tracy has always been an active member of her community by serving as a Board Member of both the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey as a Women's Philanthropy and Executive Board, as well as being an active member of the PTA. She also sits on the Board of Trustees at the Gerrard Berman Day School and has volunteered for Alternatives to Domestic Violence and Meals on Wheels.