Our Staff

The Somerset County Business Partnership is truly the sum of its parts. It is our exemplary staff covering the day-to-day operations that set us apart from other partnerships or chambers of commerce. Get to know the hard working individuals that make all this progress happen.

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We are professionals dedicated to facilitating vibrant connections in Somerset County.

Chris Edwards
Chris Edwards

President & CEO

Melissa DeFreest

Vice President, Tourism & Communication

Lenard Harris

Vice President of Business Services

Samantha Calderon

Director of Events

Gabriela Gomes

Business Manager

Lauren Guastella

Manager of Special Projects

Suzanne Leger

Marketing Associate

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