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RMC elects Dr. Shilpa Clott to the Executive Committee

Basking Ridge, NJ - The Bernards Township Republican Municipal Committee (RMC) is proud to announce the election of Dr. Shilpa Clott to the Executive Committee position of Corresponding Secretary. Dr. Clott was elected unanimously by the RMC to fill the remaining term of Thomas Grady who is stepping down from the Executive Committee but will remain the representative for District 13. Dr. Clott joins Chairman Scott Mitzner, Vice-Chair John Carpenter, Treasurer Alice Smyk and Recording Secretary Lisa Baumann on the Executive Committee.

Dr. Shilpa Clott is a board certified Ob/Gyn with over 25 years experience. She is a solo practitioner locally and is currently Vice-Chair of Ob/Gyn at RWJUH-Somerset Medical Center, as well as a Clinical Associate Professor at RWJ Medical School. She is involved with several clinical research firms to improve the quality of care in women’s health. She also serves on the Bernards Township Board of Health. Shilpa has been a resident of Basking Ridge for 22 years. She currently lives off of Meeker Road with her husband Matt, a Plastic & Hand Surgeon, and her three children Tarin, Maya and Deven, who have all gone through the Bernards Township public school system. She has an intense passion to forge a better tomorrow for her family and her community.

Chairman Scott Mitzner stated, "It is both my pleasure and my honor to welcome Dr. Clott to the Executive Committee. Shilpa is not only extraordinarily intelligent and a vast resource of information on issues locally and beyond, but she is also a tremendously compassionate and dedicated individual who is committed to helping Bernards Township and all its residents in every way possible. I could not think of a better person to help lead the RMC and better all of Bernards Township." Dr. Clott added, “Being elected to the Executive Board of the RMC of Bernards Township is a true honor. I am privileged to be part of such a wonderful team with Chairman Scott Mitzner, John Carpenter, Alice Smyk and Lisa Baumann. I can't wait to get started and get to work!"

The Bernards Township Republican Municipal Committee (RMC) continues to welcome new members throughout Bernards Township. In addition to serving as an official municipal committee member, residents can also volunteer for other valuable, fulfilling and critical roles. To get involved, or to learn who your municipal committee members are, please visit or email or Chairman Scott Mitzner directly at

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