Freeholder Mudrick was elected to the Board of Chosen Freeholders in November, 2012. Dennis and his wife, Pam, reside in Sparta Township with their three sons.
Freeholder Mudrick is employed by the Vernon Township Board of Education. Dennis currently serves as the building principal of Cedar Mountain Primary School.
A graduate of Montclair State University, Freeholder Mudrick earned his B.A. in History/Education in 1986 and his M.A. in Education Administration & Supervision in 1994. A professional educator for 29 years, Dennis taught high school social studies at Sparta High School and West Morris Mendham High School for eight and a half years, 1986-1995. He has also served as a school administrator in Belvidere, Kittatinny Regional, and the Parsippany Troy-Hills districts prior to coming to Vernon in July, 2000. In addition, Freeholder Mudrick has earned 15 graduate credits from Liberty University in Virginia towards a M.A.R. Concentration in Biblical Studies Degree.
Freeholder Mudrick is a member of the Branchville Businessmen’s Club. He enjoys volunteering his time to coach baseball in the Sparta Township Recreation Program and church affiliated Upward Basketball Program. Dennis also serves as Assistant Sunday School Superintendent at his church and is a member of the New Jersey Outdoor Alliance.
FREEHOLDER LIAISON APPOINTMENTS
Department of Finance and Library Services, Sheriff, Budget Committee, Workforce Investment Board, Sussex County Community College Board of School Estimate, Arts & Heritage Council.