Scott Griscom being sworn in

Scott Griscom appointed to Board of Chosen Freeholders filling vacant seat

Vacant seat among Board of Chosen Freeholders filled after Scott Griscom of Mannington Twp. was administered Oath of Office

Salem, NJ – Director Bob Vanderslice is pleased to announce the addition of Scott Griscom to the Board of Chosen Freeholders. Freeholder Griscom was administered the Oath of Office to fill the vacant seat.

“I am excited to welcome Scott to the board,” said Director Bob Vanderslice, “he brings an understanding of our county needs, a desire to be conservative with our residents tax dollars and getting the most for our money. He will be a tremendous asset as we further our mission to continue making the right decisions for this County.”

Scott Griscom resides in Mannington Township with his wife, Gwynne. He was born and raised in Mannington Township, graduated from West Chester University and returned to Salem County upon graduation. Scott and his wife operated a farm for many years where they raised cattle and pigs. After raising livestock, the the Griscom’s moved to operating a Christmas tree farm.

Freeholder Griscom retired from Pennsville Memorial High School after 32 years of teaching physical education and coaching. He volunteered for 10 years with Habitat for Humanity and for the past 8 years, he has been a volunteer assistant wrestling coach for Woodstown School District.

The newly appointed Freeholder stated the following:

I am honored to have the opportunity to serve the residents of Salem County in this capacity. I do not have any political background; however, I am looking forward to using the skills I have to continue this county in the right direction. We have limited money to spend, and we need to utilize those funds in the most efficient manner.”


Related News

Interested in Advertising?

Interested in advertising with The News of Salem County LLC? Why do so? We are Salem County's most heard, recognized, and trusted voice of which in merely 3 years has lead to our platform becoming one of the most respected nonpartisan sources of information for/in Salem County, NJ. Ultimately, our community-based efforts and the lack of such elsewhere has lead The News of Salem County to become an intangible hub for growth and progression of Salem County.

Our advertising campaigns are exclusive to local businesses, organizations, & individuals in and around the Delaware Valley. We do not allow 3rd party ad sources access to utilize this site. Therefore, our advertisements are just as useful and interesting to our readers as our articles/content. This allows for some of the most effective and affordable means of advertising. This adds a much needed service for local communities leading to increased prosperity of/for local industry.

Contact us via email or give us a call at 856-279-9264

Check out past articles in our archives

© 2013-2016 News of Salem County LLC. All Rights Reserved.