25th DISTRICT – PARTS OF MORRIS & SOMERSET COUNTIES
Brian Bergen has been a member of the Assembly since January 2020.
A combat veteran, Bergen served in the U.S. Army for eight years after graduating from the United States Military Academy at West Point. During his time in the military, he served as an officer, company commander and Apache helicopter pilot – an assignment that earned him a Bronze Star.
After leaving Iraq in 2008, he opened Bergen Botanicals, an interior landscaping company that donates 20 percent of its profits to veteran organizations.
He is a member of the VFW and American Legion and a former councilman in Denville Township.
Bergen holds a bachelor’s of science from West Point and an MBA from Rutgers Business School.
He and his wife, Kristin, and their two children, Samantha and Justin reside in Denville.