A network distribution representative with the Community Food Bank of New Jersey, Alesia Watson works out of this public charity’s southern branch in Egg Harbor Township. She was born in Georgia but relocated to New Jersey with her family when she was eight years old. Over the course of a career that spans two decades, Alesia Watson has served as acting executive director of the Atlantic City Housing Authority, program director of Youth Advocate Programs in Haddon Heights, and executive director of the Ocean City and Brick housing authorities.
Outside of the professional arena, Alesia Watson enjoys singing and playing both the piano and the violin. Her chief passions, however, are worshiping God and helping the needy. Ms. Watson lives in Galloway, New Jersey, with her husband Paul. She has two children, Felicia and Kevin, who have given her several grandchildren. She holds a BA in business from Sojourner Douglass College and an MBA from American Intercontinental University, and has achieved certifications from Rutgers University’s Center for Government Services.