New Jersey Governor-Elect Jim McGreevey named the members of his transition team, including MSU's President Dr. Susan A. Cole. Dr. Cole will co-chair the Higher Education transition committee along with Tom Kean, President of Drew University, Rev. Dr. William Howard, Pastor of Bethany Baptist Church in Newark, and Joseph Doria, NJ Assembly Minority Leader.
Of the transition team members McGreevey said, "These individuals have offered to give of their time and their wisdom to help us begin this important work. They bring decades of experience, and a deep understanding of the complexities of the work before us, and we are fortunate to have their help."