Andrew Ciesla

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Andrew Ciesla
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New Jersey State Senate District 10
Former member
In office
Senate Assistant Majority Leader
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First elected1991
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sMontclair State University, 1975
Master'sSyracuse University, 1976
Date of birthJuly 24, 1953
Place of birthPoint Pleasant, NJ
ProfessionArea Manager for the Atlantic Region, Ferguson Enterprises, Incorporated
Andrew Ciesla is a former Republican member of the New Jersey Senate, representing District 10 from 1992 to 2012. Bills sponsored by Senator Ciesla included Senate Bill 341 and Senate Bill 342.[1][2]

Ciesla was a former member of the Brick Township Council and a former board member of the New Jersey Builders Association.[3]


Ciesla earned his B.A. in political science from Montclair State University and his M.P.A in Public Administration from Syracuse University. His professional experience includes working as an Area Manager for Ferguson Enterprises, Inc in the Atlantic Region.[3]

Committee assignments


In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Ciesla was appointed to these committees:



See Also: New Jersey State Senate elections, 2011

Ciesla did not run for re-election in 2011.[4]


See Also: New Jersey State Senate elections, 2007

In 2007, Ciesla was re-elected to the New Jersey State Senate District 10. Ciesla (R) finished with 387,721 votes and was followed by Britta Wenzel (D) with 15,712 votes and Jim Miller (L) with 2,042 votes.[5] Ciesla raised $387,721 for his campaign fund.[6][7]

New Jersey State Senate District 10
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Andre Ciesla (R) 30,164
Britta Wenzel (D) 15,712
Jim Miller (L) 2,042

Campaign donors


In 2007, Ciesla collected $387,721 in donations.[8]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
New Jersey Builders Association $10,700
New Jersey Association of Realtors $8,200
Election Fund of Blee & Conover for Assembly $7,677
New Jersey Motor Truck Association $4,000
George Harms Construction $4,000


Presidential preference


See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Andrew Ciesla endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [9]


Ciesla was born on July 24, 1953, in Point Pleasant, New Jersey. He and his wife, Debra, have three children: Alex, Andrew and Adam.[3]

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Preceded by
New Jersey State Senate District 10
Succeeded by
James Holzapfel (R)