TC Members

Mayor Larry Jacobs is currently serving in his third term on the Township Committee.  He is the liaison to the Police Department, Municipal Court, Agricultural Advisory Committee, Board of Education, Library Board, Sewer Advisory Committee, BHHC and Land Use Board.  Larry championed the Bedminster Farmers Market and has been instrumental in expanding the shared court system.  He is an environmental attorney and is very active with the Raritan Headwaters Association.  His wife is the former President of the Bedminster PTO, and his four college-aged children all attended Bedminster School and Bernards High School.

Colin Hickey was first appointed to the Bedminster Township Committee in August of 2017, and was later elected to a full three year term.  Colin was formerly the Chair of the Environmental Commission and a member of the Master Plan Review Committee.  He is currently the liaison to the Recreation Committee, Board of Health and Land Use Board, and also serves on the Farmers Market and Agricultural Advisory Committees. A former long time resident of The Hills, Colin now lives in the Clucas Brook neighborhood with his wife Wendy, a member of the Historic Preservation Committee.  Their daughter attended Bedminster School and Bernards High School, and is now a college freshman.

Renee Mareski was elected to the Township Committee in 2018, and is currently serving her first term.  A native of Basking Ridge and a Bedminster resident since 1996, she was previously the President of Crestmont Neighborhood Association and a member of the Hills Village Master Association.  She is currently the liaison to the Environmental Commission, JVH and the Hills Master Associations, and was instrumental in the formation of the Bedminster Farmers Market.  An avid horse person, she volunteers her time performing riding therapy.  She and her husband Joe currently reside in the Hills.


Staci Santucci lives with her husband Drew on Airport Road.  Staci is a former member of the Bedminster Land Use Board. An attorney for 25 years, Staci was first appointed to the Bedminster Township Committee in 2013 to finish the unexpired term of Katy Rupert and then elected in her own right.  Staci has served as the liaison to the Jacobus Vanderveer House, Open Space and Farmland Committee, Historic Preservation Committee and Bedminster Charities.

Doug Stevinson lives on Ski Hill Drive with his wife Suzie, a member of the Bedminster Board of Education. Doug and Suzie have sons in Bedminster School and Bernards High School. Doug is an attorney and has been active with the Somerset Hills Little League (past president) and the Jacobus Vanderveer House (JVH). Doug is currently liaison to the Historic Preservation Committee, Department of Public Works, Fire & Rescue Squads and the Hills Master Associations. Doug spearheaded the efforts to improve the Dog Park in River Road Park and is currently overseeing improvements at Pluckemin School House Park. Doug was first elected to the Township Committee in 2016.