Richard E. Tolson

Vice Chairman



  • 1976 graduate of Ocean City High School
  • BA in Labor Studies- AFL-CIO National Labor College- Silver Springs, MD
  • Former member Atlantic/Cape Workforce Investment Board
  • Board member New Jersey State Economic Development Authority 2007-2014
  • Vice-President New Jersey State Building Trades Council 2006-2020
  • Vice-President New Jersey State AFL-CIO 2006-2020
  • Director- International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers, New Jersey 2006-2020
  • Board Member William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy-Stockton University 2008-current
  • Board Member Casino Reinvestment Development Authority-2012-current; Vice-Chair-2018-current
  • Born and raised in Ocean City. Currently resides in Margate. Married to Sonya T. Bertini. 2 grown children, Antoinette and Mikel