Tim Hillmann, who has spent nearly nine years as an aide to U.S. Senator Bob Menendez, is joining the Murphy administration as a senior advisor.
Hillmann will focus on gubernatorial appointments, placing him in a key political role on Gov. Phil Murphy’s team.
Joining Menendez’s staff while still in college, Hillmann has risen to the post of deputy state director.
Hillmann’s start date is still undetermined.