3rd District Freeholder Ashley Bennett

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Elected in 2017, Ashley Bennett represents Egg Harbor Township and Hamilton Township on the Freeholder Board.

Ashley works as a psychiatric emergency screener in the crisis department of Cape Regional Hospital, where she screens patients who present symptoms of mental illnesses. She also has experience working as a domestic violence counselor. Bennett received her Bachelor's in Psychology from Rutgers University and received her Master's in Counseling Psychology from Georgian Court University. She is currently pursuing her 2nd and 3rd Master's degrees from Benedictine University.

Ashley’s passion in life is helping those struggling from mental illness. If elected, she will work tirelessly to end the stigma surrounding those who suffer from a mental illness and get them the help they need.

Bennett is a member of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and was a member of the Center of Unbroken Praise Church in Egg Harbor Township before the parish recently moved out of state. Her family hails from Atlantic City and Pleasantville. Ashley current lives in Egg Harbor Township.