Jane Grey Burgio

Image courtesy of a Private Collection

Image courtesy of a Private Collection

Jane Grey Burgio (1922-2005), a Republican from West Caldwell, NJ, represented the 25th District in the New Jersey State Assembly between 1973 and 1981.

In 1981, Governor Thomas Kean appointed Burgio Secretary of State. During her term, Burgio brought all the cultural agencies of the state under her department. She was also instrumental in promoting and expanding the State Council on the Arts and the grants program of the New Jersey Historical Commission.





Journal Articles: 

Burstyn, Joan N. 1990. “Jane Grey Burgio”. Past and Promise, Lives of New Jersey Women. http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/54486297

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