Michael Bollentin is your candidate for the 14th Legislative District in New Jersey. Born and raised in East Windsor, Michael has committed his life to the service of others.
At the age of 15, while in high school, he joined the East Windsor Twp Rescue Squad and became an EMT. After high school, Michael worked as an HVAC technician, while pursuing his life-long dream to work in law enforcement. He started his career in law enforcement as a 9-1-1 dispatcher for the West Windsor Police Department. He then completed a rigorous testing process and was selected to attend the police academy. In 2005, he graduated from the Somerset County Police Academy, beginning his career as a West Windsor police officer.
For the next twelve years, Michael would serve West Windsor Township with the utmost professionalism and steadfast dedication to the community. During that time he served the community in several capacities. As an instructor for the Mercer County Police Academy he trained the future of law enforcement. During his tenure, Michael was involved community education programs for Women and Children. He coordinated the neighborhood watch programs in several residential neighborhoods. Michael also worked with the University Medical Center of Princeton and their community outreach programs.
In April of 2016, Michael was medically retired from his career in law enforcement due to an unforeseen health concern. However, this has not hindered his energy or passion for public service. Michael is now moving forward with that commitment to service as a Candidate for the United States House of Representatives.
Michael applies the same enthusiasm and commitment to his family, as he does his work. On September 13th, 2003, he married the love of his life, Diana-Brie Simpson. Together, they are raising their two sons in their home community of Hightstown. A devoted father, Michael invests himself in his children engaging with them in positive, character building activities. Michael coaches his sons in all of their athletic pursuits.
Michael is committed to listening to and addressing the issues facing the people of New Jersey. Your candidate feels the inaction and waste that has occurred under the current administration is unacceptable. With your cooperation Michael will do everything he can to see that the people of New Jersey are fairly and effectively represented. Utilizing his experience as a community leader, Michael Bollentin is the best candidate to effect meaningful improvements for New Jersey and the Nation as the Congressman from the 12th district.