Benedetto A. Graziano

Director of Policy

A Camden County resident, Ben began his career in politics in 2006, in the district office of U.S. Representative Robert E. Andrews, where he handled constituent and veterans' issues in additional to organizing the congressman's annual Pearl Harbor commemoration ceremony.  In 2009, Mr. Graziano began working as the director of Legislative Affairs for then-Assemblyman Jack Conners, maintaining his focus on veterans' issues and helping the assemblyman plan his annual POW/MIA remembrance ceremony. Mr. Graziano joined the Assembly Majority Office in January of 2012 as a policy analyst. Over his seven years in the AMO Mr. Graziano staffed a number of committees including Telecommunications and Utilities, Commerce and Economic Development, Military and Veterans Affairs, Homeland Security and Insurance and Financial Institutions.

Mr. Graziano holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Mount Saint Mary's College and a Master's in Public Administration from Rutgers University. He was awarded the State of NJ Commendation Medal for his service assisting New Jersey’s National Guard and Veteran community.