Staff Changes in Two NJ Delegation Offices Announced

Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-12) announced this week that Kari Osmond and Courtney Cochran have been promoted to the position of deputy chief of staff. Osmond had been Watson Coleman’s district director. Cochran had been the communications director and press secretary in the Washington office.

Before joining Watson Coleman ‘s staff in 2015, Osmond was chief of staff to Asm. Reed Gusciora (D-15). Cochran previously served on the congressional staffs of Reps Adam Smith (D-Wash.) and Jesse Jackson, Jr. (D-Ill.). 

In another New Jersey congressional staff development announce this week, long-time Pallone for Congress Campaign Manager Matt Montekio has been tapped by Congressman Frank Pallone (D-6) to be his new district director.

Pallone’s chief of staff Janice Fuller announced last week that she is leaving the congressman’s staff for a position in the private sector.