Dr. Rocco Pascucci was born and raised in Newark, N.J. He graduated from Seton Hall University of South Orange, N.J. with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Social Studies. He also was commissioned at that time from the Reserve Officer Training Program (ROTC) as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Army Reserve.
Dr. Pascucci attended medical school at the American University of the Caribbean where he received a Medical Doctorate degree in 1982. In 1985 he completed his Pediatric training at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, N.J. where he was Chief Resident during his third year of residency. He now practices pediatrics in the Bayshore area.
Dr. Pascucci was previously on the Holmdel Board of Education and served as Deputy Mayor of Holmdel Township. He was also a member of the Holmdel (CERT) Community Emergency Response Team and is currently a Deputy Coordinator of Emergency Management in Holmdel.
Dr. Pascucci lives locally with his wife and children, and is active in many community service programs.