Sheila Reynertson

reynertson website 200x200Sheila Reynertson, Senior Policy Analyst, focuses on budget and tax issues with an emphasis on advocating for state fiscal policies that benefit working families of New Jersey.

Sheila’s research interests include: budget planning, corporate taxation, progressive taxation policy, supportive work/family policies and women’s economic empowerment.

Before joining NJPP in October 2014, Sheila worked as an advocacy coordinator at MergerWatch, a national women’s health advocacy organization. Previously, Sheila worked in the health care sector as a private childbirth coach in New York City. She currently serves as President of the Board of Health in Hopewell.

Email: sheila (at) | Phone: 609-393-1145 ext. 12


NJPP: Hard Caps On Corporate Tax Breaks Are Nonnegotiable

A hard cap on annual spending is the state’s best defense against future waste and abuse.

Protecting Roe v. Wade is Not Enough

Access to reproductive health care is critical to advancing economic justice.

First Step Toward A More Trustworthy Budget Process

Consensus revenue forecasting would take politics out of the budget planning process.

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Competing proposals by Gov. Murphy and the legislature continue to overemphasize large-scale subsidies.

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Recipients of corporate tax breaks touted philanthropic work in Senate committee hearing.