INSIDERNJ’s annual tribute to St. Patrick’s Day is our way of acknowledging the accomplishments and contributions of New Jersey’s Irish Americans.
This year’s list, with its dozens of newcomers and veterans alike, offers profiles of those who take pride in their Irish American heritage.
After all, as is the custom, the “Irish” never go anywhere empty handed and history (and what we learn from it) often illuminates the very events that unfold before our eyes.
Tom Barrett, compiler of the list, would like our readers to know it is purely subjective. We hope you enjoy it.Tom Barrett's NJ Irish American Leaders 2023