Best Takes the Director’s Helm of Passaic County Freeholder Board

Freeholder Director T.J. Best, left, with Assad Akhter, deputy chief of staff to U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-9).

Freeholder Director T.J. Best, left, with Assad Akhter, deputy chief of staff to U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-9).

The Passaic County Freeholders on Wednesday evening affirmed TJ Best as freeholder director.

A resident of Paterson’s 6th Ward, Best is the first African-American in Passaic County to serve as director of the governing body.

Best Takes the Director’s Helm of Passaic County Freeholder Board