Gov. Chris Christie's former chief of staff, Rich Bagger, will be part of the First Friday's speaker series next week in Summit.
Bagger who has had a longtime connection to Union County, is currently a vice president at the Summit-based pharmaceuticals firm Celgene, and holds a seat on the Board of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
The Westfield resident was the town's former mayor, and has had a political career that includes time as a state assemblyman for the 22nd District, followed by a 21st Legislative District senate seat.
"He's going to be talking a lot about his experiences in Trenton and discussing what's going on with the Port Authority," said Joe Steiner, head of the .
For more on Bagger, check out his bio on the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey's website.
Bagger will stop in Summit to speak at the First Friday's breakfast event from 8a.m. until 9:30a.m., Sept. 7 at the . Tickets can be purchased at www.suburbanchambers.org.