150 West State Street. Trenton NJ 08608 -- 609-989-1100 office

Association Staff

Barbara Berreski, JD, MS

Chief Executive Officer

Director, Government & Legal Affairs



Patricia S. Berry

Chief Operating Officer


Pamela J. Hersh

Communications & Public Affairs


Support Staff

Charlene R. Pipher

Executive Assistant/Web Design


Terry Toth

Part-Time Secretarial Assistant


Contact Info

New Jersey Association of State Colleges and Universities

150 West State Street

Trenton, New Jersey 08608

609-989-1100 office

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Barbara Berreski, JD, MS became the interim executive director of New Jersey Association of State Colleges and Universities in January 2018, after serving the Association more than 6 years as director of government and legal affairs.

Ms. Berreski has managed the public higher education advocacy efforts with state officials since 2012 on behalf of NJASCU, which represents nine New Jersey public colleges and universities.  

Previously, she was a deputy attorney general with the New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety from 1991 to 2012.  Ms. Berreski is a member of the bar of the U.S. Supreme Court, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court of New Jersey, and the District Court of New Jersey.  She holds a BA from the University of Pennsylvania, JD from Temple University Law School, and a master's degree in Nonprofit Leadership from the University of Pennsylvania.

Contact Barbara at bberreski@njascu.org or 609-989-1100.

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