Lorraine C. Parker, a retired Judge of the New Jersey Appellate Division, was appointed to the Board of Trustees on November 1, 2010. Before her appointment to the bench, Parker practiced law in Sussex and Morris counties. She is currently Of Counsel with the Newton law firm of Hollander, Strelzic. In addition to mediating, arbitrating and consulting in her legal practice, Parker is a sculptor and painter whose work has shown in a number of galleries, including the Sussex County’s Arts and Heritage Council.
She was originally involved with Sussex County Community College before it was founded, working with a group lobbying to establish a community college in Sussex County. Prior to her legal career, she earned her MS in Special Education and taught special needs children in the New York City School System.