From SO Forward:
Stacey Trimble Borden is a 34-year resident of South Orange and a partner in her family’s business, Stacey Electric Service, Inc. with her husband Dennis. They have two adult sons, Aaron and Jared.
Stacey is a member of 30 years and has served as the Chair of the Board of Managers of the South Mountain YMCA, a role she held for 6 years. She is a 14-year member of the South Orange Rotary Club where she has held the position of Club President numerous times and has served as Rotary District Secretary for 2 years. She is also a member of Main Street South Orange and First Night in South Orange and Maplewood.
She is a sports and fitness enthusiast who has taught, coached, and officiated gymnastics, tennis, and swimming. Stacey is also active in a Morris dance group (a form of English folk dance) and has served as its long-term treasurer. She is co-captain of a tennis team and belongs to four golf leagues.
A graduate of Montclair State University, Stacey has a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry. Stacey continues to use her gifts and talents to be engaged as a vital part of our community.
Additional Civic Leadership and Volunteerism
- Democratic Committee neighborhood representative
- Fundraising co-Chair for 3 years for First Night Maplewood/South Orange
- Domestic Violence Response Team (DVRT)
- Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
- Neighborhood fundraising coordinator: American Heart Association, American Institutefor Cancer Research, and Leukemia and Lymphoma Foundation
Awards & Honors
- Beloved Community Award, South Orange Civic Organization
- Youth Volunteer of the Year, Metro YMCA of the Oranges
- Service Above Self Award with her husband Dennis, South Orange Rotary Club
- Villagers of the Month Award with Dennis, South Orange Community RelationsCommittee