Drug Free Communities Coordinator
Is the Drug Free Communities Coordinator. She has been the former Mercer County Grant Coordinator and former Trenton Municipal Alliance Coordinator at the Mercer Council. Ruth graduated from Rider University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, American Studies, and Global Studies with a Certificate in Leadership Skills.
Before graduating, she received the prestigious President’s Award. While at Rider, Ruth pulled from her experiences as a Resident Advisor and Experience in Student Government. She was a delegate for the United States in the Belfast Conference and elected Outstanding Delegate for her Outstanding Delegation Model United Nations Conference, 2017. She has worked abroad with middle school and high school students as a teacher in Thailand and found joy in being an educator. After a year, she came back to pursue a career in advocacy and education. She is Botvin LifeSkills Training certified for Middle School. She heads the Youth Coalition for Mercer County and is on the executive board for the Prevention Coalition of Mercer County.