Union County Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados, Vice Chairman Bette Jane Kowalski, Freeholder Linda Carter and Freeholder Alexander Mirabella congratulate Scotch Plains Councilwoman Rose Checchio at the Union County Commission on the Status of Women’s 26th annual Union County Women of Excellence dinner in Garwood. They were joined by New Jersey State Senator Nicholas P. Scutari, New Jersey State Senator Joe Cryan and Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi. Checchio was honored for excellence in Government. 

The Commission on the Status of Women, sponsored by The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders, each year honors women in different fields including education, health care, the arts, government, business, law, community service, technology, humanitarianism, public service, women’s advocacy and lifetime achievement.