Councilwoman Margaret Rogers


Councilwoman Margaret Rogers



Margaret was appointed to the Freehold Borough Council in December 2018 and assumed office in January 2019. A lifelong Monmouth County native, Margaret grew up in the Cliffwood section of Aberdeen, attending public school through high school. She graduated from Brookdale Community College and Kean College of NJ, where she received a bachelor’s degree in Management Science.

She has worked over 25 years in a corporate environment holding positions in Finance and Information Technology. She is currently employed by International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF), as a Business Engineer specializing in Microsoft technologies.

Margaret and her husband Dwight have three children and 3 grandchildren. All three children attended the Freehold Borough Public schools and the Freehold Regional High School District. The family has lived in Freehold Borough since 1992.

In addition to serving on Freehold Borough Board of Education for 5 years, Margaret previously served on the FLC and FIS PTO’s, the FIS School Safety Committee, and the Strategic Planning committee. In the community, Margaret served as a co-leader for Girl Scouts for over 12 years and as a member of the Library Commission for the Freehold Borough Library. She has participated in various events sponsored by the town including the Memorial Day Parade, Christmas Tree decorating and the 1st annual Unity Walk.

For the Freehold Borough Council Margaret works on the Personnel Committee and Shade Tree Committee. She is also the liaison to Code Enforcement and the Municipal Court.