8th DISTRICT – PARTS OF ATLANTIC, BURLINGTON AND CAMDEN COUNTIES
Brandon Umba was sworn in as an assemblyman in January 2022.
Umba is the business administrator for Manchester Township in Ocean County, after previously serving as administrator in West Deptford from 2014 to 2015 and Lumberton Township from 2015 to 2021.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in political science in 2008 from Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. While earning his degree, he completed internships in Washington working for Republican U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo from 2005 to 2008 and in Dublin, Ireland in 2007 working for Michael D. Higgins – then a member-of-parliament and now president of Ireland.
Umba resides in Medford Township with his fiancé Dana.