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PAPPAS, Michael James, a Representative from New Jersey; born in New Brunswick, Middlesex
County, N.J., December 29, 1960; graduated, Alma Preparatory School, Zarephath,
N.J.; attended Seton Hall University, South Orange, N.J.; insurance executive
and partner, Pappas Insurance Agency; chairman, human services and education
steering committee, National Association of Counties; member, national policy
forum, Republican National Committee; president, New Jersey Association of
Counties, 1994; chairman, New Jersey Judicial Unification Transition Committee;
Somerset County freeholder, 1984-1986, serving as director, deputy director,
and board of social services chairman; member, Franklin Township council,
1982-1987; mayor, Franklin Township, 1983-1984; elected as a Republican to the
One Hundred Fifth Congress (January 3, 1997-January 3, 1999); unsuccessful
candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Sixth Congress; regional
administrator, United States Small Business Administration, 2001-2003;
associate administrator of field operations, United States Small Business
Administration, 2003 to present; is a resident of Branchburg, N.J.