Deputy Chief Counsel, Governor's Authorities Unit
Noreen Giblin joined the NJTPA Board in 2021. She serves as Deputy Chief Counsel/Director of the Authorities Unit for Governor Phil Murphy. A native of New Jersey, Noreen previously served as the Cabinet Secretary to the Governor, and at the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities, as Chief Counsel during the Murphy Administration. As Chief Counsel, Noreen worked on advancing the Governor’s clean energy agenda, including the 2019 Energy Master Plan, the Offshore Wind inaugural solicitation, the establishment of the State’s first community solar program and the transition of the state’s solar market. Giblin has also served as Counsel at Gibbons P.C. representing businesses on legislative affairs, public policy, and government affairs matters.
During the Corzine Administration, Noreen served as Chief of Staff to the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities, and she was the Chief Advisor to the President of the Board. In this role, Noreen oversaw the day-to-day management of the Board including core operational, financial, and human resources initiatives.
Noreen formerly served as Director of Executive Office Operations for Governor Corzine and, before that, as State Director to United States Senator Frank Lautenberg where she oversaw the staff and operations throughout New Jersey. She also served as Deputy Director of the Authorities Unit during the administration of Governor James McGreevey.
Giblin received her B.A. from Villanova University, and J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law.