Kim Chohan, Stephany
- Divisions:Mayor & Borough Council
Stephany joined the Council in March of 2017, replacing Jim Walsh. In 2018, she was elected to a three year term. She is proud to serve on Council, and brings with her a wealth of experience in public service. Stephany serves as the Council Chair for Recreation, the Arts Commission, and the Council on Aging.
Stephany has been involved in a number of political action and volunteer boards. She was a Committeewoman for District 13 in Highland Park, and a member of the Highland Park Planning Board. She was also a Government Affairs Committee Member for the Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce, Treasurer for the NAACP Metuchen-Edison Area Branch as well as the Middlesex County Young Democrats, and Legal Policy Committee Member for the Indian Business Association.
As Branch Manager and Business Development Officer for BCB Your Community Bank, Stephany focuses on Business Development, assisting people seeking to launch or expand their business. She is looking forward to using her professional experience as a bank manager to ensure efficient long-term municipal budgeting, equitable residential zoning, code enhancements, as well as help the residents of Highland Park fulfill their goals in the community.
Stephany grew up in Newark, New Jersey, the daughter of a Korean immigrant father and African American mother.
She lives in Highland Park with her husband Narinder and their miniature poodle Valentino.