Dennis Levinson

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Dennis Levinson
Atlantic County Freeholder
In office
1986 (1986) – 1999 (1999)
Preceded by Joe Messick
County Executive of Atlantic County
In office
January 1, 2000 (2000-01-01) – present
Governor Chris Christie
Preceded by Dick Squires
Personal details
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Patricia
Residence Linwood, New Jersey
Education Atlantic City High School
Alma mater Rowan University
Occupation History teacher (retired)

Dennis Levinson is the County Executive of Atlantic County, New Jersey. Levinson is serving his fourth term as County Executive, the highest elected office in Atlantic County, after running unopposed in the January 2000 election. He's run undefeated in the last five election periods.[1]


Levinson is a Ventnor City native and a graduate of Atlantic City High School. He obtained a B.A. from what is now Rowan University and is a former history teacher.

Prior to his election to the Board of Freeholders he served as a Councilmember in the city of Northfield from 1982 to 1986. He was chosen by his peers as Freeholder Chairman six times. He was elected Atlantic County Executive in 1999 and re-elected 2003, 2007, 2011, and 2015


  1. ^ Hurley, Harry (21 July 2015). "Dennis Levinson seeks his fifth term as Atlantic County executive". Shore News Today. Retrieved 19 November 2016. 

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