The Hillsborough Township Committee joined the Somerset County Commission on the Status of Women in saluting Pamela Borek for being honored with the “Government/Public/Social Service” award and thank her for her dedication by presenting her with a proclamation at the February 12th Township Committee Meeting.
Hillsborough Township Municipal Clerk and resident Pamela Borek is to be honored with the “Government/Public/Social Service” award at the Annual Outstanding Women in Somerset County awards dinner on March 29, 2019 in celebration of Women’s History Month.
Pamela Borek has served as the Hillsborough Township Municipal Clerk since December 2012. She graduated from Scranton University with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and obtained a Masters in Business Administration from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Pamela Borek has served on the Hillsborough Millstone Municipal Alliance since 2012 and has been Vice Chair since 2015. The Municipal Alliance is dedicated to substance abuse prevention and education with a particular focus on awareness for school age children. Pamela Borek has also been involved in BOROSAFE, Boro Suicide Awareness for Everyone since 2015.
Pamela Borek is the OEM Deputy Coordinator, Public Information Officer and Communications Director. Pam has also served on the Credit Card Advisory Commission since 2012 and has been Vice Chair since 2014. The Commission administers the Hillsborough Rewards Visa Credit Card program grant application process which provides grants to local, non-profit organizations serving youths and senior citizens. Pamela Borek has been involved in CERT, Community Emergency Response Team since 2016. CERT is a program that educates volunteers about disaster preparedness and trains volunteers in basic disaster response skills.
Pamela Borek has taken active and lead roles in supporting Hillsborough Township students. She is active in the Hillsborough High School REACH each Internship Program, the Hillsborough High School Sub-Team and the Hillsborough High School “Shop 2” Program. She leads the collaboration with Administration in implementing the REACH Internship Program with over 13 Hillsborough Township Departments and the Board of Education. The mentoring program provides valuable work experience. The Shop 2 program is led by Pamela Borek and involves members of the Shop Class designing and building various project upgrades for the Municipal Building.