Township Committee Members

Mayor, Mr. Patrick M. Spring
Deputy Mayor, Mr. Dennis Marchei
Committeeperson, Mr. Phil Barbaro
Committeeperson, Mr. Ed Poisker
Committeeperson, Ms. Christine Yenner


Committeeperson, Mr. Patrick Spring

Patrick Spring has lived in Elk Township for 8 years.  He is married to Mary, has two daughters Kerri and Rachel, and a step-son Steven.   Additionally, Patrick has 7 grandchildren. Pat attended Paulsboro High School and graduated from Salem Community College with a degree in Technical Studies. Pat is a member of the Ferrell Fire Department and has held the positions of Chief and Deputy Chief.  Patrick has 30 years experience in public safety, has a Fire Official License, and is a Level 2 Fire Instructor.  Currently, Patrick is employed at Gloucester County Utilities Authority.

Committeeperson, Ed Poisker

Ed Poisker has been a resident of Elk Township for nearly 40 years.  He is happily married to Colleen and has two wonderful children, Abby and Colin.  He is a graduate of Aura Elementary School, Delsea Regional High School and Drexel University where he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering.  He served in the United States Navy and is a Veteran of Operation Desert Storm.  Ed is currently an owner and operator of Worldwide Glass Resources Inc., a glass vial manufacturer in Norma NJ.  Ed was the past Elk Township Soccer Club president and soccer coach and current volunteer baseball coach for Elk Township Little League.  He was elected to Elk Township Committee in November 2012.