League Legislative Committee

Every bill pending before the Legislature that might affect localities is evaluated by the League's Legislative Committee. We thank these volunteers for their contributions to the League, their fellow municipal officials, and the citizens they serve.

Members

  • William J. Kearns, Jr. Esq., League General Counsel, Co-Chairperson, League Legislative Committee
  • Colleen Mahr, Mayor, Fanwood Borough, New Jersey State League of Municipalities 1st Vice President, Co-Chairperson, League Legislative Committee
  • Giovanni D. Ahmad, Manager, Weehawken Township
  • Mark S. Anderson, Esq., League Associate Counsel
  • Nathaniel Anderson, Councilmember, Willingboro Township
  • James Anzaldi, Mayor, Clifton City, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Past President
  • Paul Anzano, Mayor, Hopewell Borough
  • Jillian Barrick, Business Administrator, Morristown Town
  • Stephanie Bush-Baskette, Esq., Ph. D., Business Administrator, Bridgeton City
  • Joe Bellina, Business Administrator, Freehold Borough
  • Francis Blanco, Mayor's Chief of Staff, Trenton City
  • Michael Blunt, Mayor, Chesilhurst Borough
  • Susan Bluth, Councilmember, Hightstown Borough
  • J. Christian Bollwage, Mayor, Elizabeth City, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Past President
  • Dave Brown, Executive Director, Linden-Roselle Sewerage Authority
  • Randy Brown, Mayor, Evesham Township, Member New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board
  • Ed Buzak, Buzak Law Group, League Assistant Counsel
  • Marge Caldwell-Wilson, Councilmember, Trenton City
  • Robert Campbell, Mayor, Downe Township
  • Peter Cantu, Mayor, Plainsboro Township, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Past President
  • Michael Capabinco, Administrator, Asbury Park City
  • Scott Carew, Administrator, Woodbury City
  • Brian Carlin, Mayor, Burlington Township
  • James Cassella, Mayor, East Rutherford, New Jersey State League of Municipalities President
  • Joseph Catenaro, Administrator, Fairfield Township (Essex)
  • Trishka Waterbury Cecil, League Deputy Counsel
  • Chuck Chiarello, Mayor, Buena Vista Township, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Past President
  • John Coiro, Mayor, Totowa Borough
  • Robert Collins, Mayor, Kinnelon Borough
  • Sheena Collum, Village President, South Orange Village Township
  • Tai Cooper, Chief Policy Advisor, Newark City
  • Deborah Buzby-Cope, Mayor, Bass River Township
  • Jennifer Credidio, Esq., McManimon Scotland, League Bond Counsel
  • Mildred Crump, Council President, Newark City
  • William Curtis, Mayor, Bay Head Borough
  • Kenneth D'Andrea, Committeeperson, Evesham Township
  • Marc Dashield, Administrator, Princeton
  • David M. DelVecchio, Mayor, Lambertville City, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Past President
  • Joe DeIorio, Chief Financial Officer, Kenilworth Borough
  • John DeRienzo, Municipal Liaison, Northwest Bergen County Utilities Authority
  • Wilda Diaz, Mayor, Perth Amboy City
  • Nick DiRocco, Committeeperson, Wall Township
  • Matthew Doherty, Mayor, Belmar Borough
  • Jon Drill, Board of Adjustment Attorney, Raritan Twp./Clinton Twp./Greenwich Twp.
  • John G. Ducey, Mayor, Brick Township
  • Tency A. Eason, Councilmember, Orange City
  • Norman Eckstein, Chief Financial Officer, Boonton Township
  • Caroline Ehrlich, Director, Woodbridge Redevelopment Agency
  • Albert Ellis, Planning Board, Watchung Borough
  • Sean Elwell, Mayor, Elsinboro Township, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board Member
  • Gregory Fehrenbach, New Jersey State League of Municipalities, Interlocal Service Coordinator
  • Gary E Finger, Ombudsman, Board of Public Utilities
  • Daniel Flynn, Councilmember, Newton Town, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board Member
  • Clifford Gibbons, League Municipal Land Use Counsel
  • Erin Patterson-Gill, Esq., Chief of Staff/Deputy Solicitor, Cherry Hill Township
  • Richard Goldberg, Mayor, Hawthorne Borough
  • Abel Gomez, Councilmember, Bound Brook Borough
  • Phil Greiner, Mayor, Flemington Borough
  • Ayesha Hamilton, Councilmember, West Windsor Township
  • Owen Henry, Mayor, Old Bridge Township
  • Sophie Heymann, Planning Board, Closter Borough
  • Josephine (Jo) Hochman, Councilmember, South Brunswick Township
  • Phyllis Holly-Ward, Councilmember, Trenton City
  • William Horton, League Public Works Advisor
  • Sue Howard, Mayor, Monmouth Beach Borough, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board Member
  • Maureen Tansey-Hughes, Environ. Management Specialist, Elizabeth City
  • Eric Jackson, Mayor, Trenton City
  • Robert Jackson, Mayor, Montclair Township
  • Verlina Reynolds-Jackson, Councilmember, Trenton City
  • Susan Jacobucci, Administrator, Paulsboro Borough
  • Glen Jasionowski, Mayor, River Vale Township
  • Barbara George Johnson, Executive Director, NJ Urban Mayors Association
  • Jacquelyn Johnson, Councilmember, East Orange City
  • Lavonne Johnson, Planning Board Member, Willingboro Township
  • Ryan Jones, Councilmember, South River Borough
  • Rielly Karsh, Councilmember, Clinton Town
  • Jeffrey Kasko, Deputy Mayor, Haddonfield Borough
  • Keith Kazmark, Mayor, Woodland Park Borough
  • Thomas Kelaher, Mayor, Toms River Township, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board Member
  • Albert Kelly, Mayor, Bridgeton City, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Immediate Past President
  • Janice Kovach, Mayor, Clinton Town, New Jersey State League of Municipalities 3rd Vice President
  • John Laezza, Business Administrator, Clark Township
  • Ken Lechner, Director, Community Development and Planning, Gloucester Township
  • Liz Lempert, Mayor, Princeton, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board Member
  • Cathleen Lewis, Committeeperson, Lawrence Township (Mercer)
  • Mark LoGrippo, Councilmember, Westfield Town
  • Stephen LoIacono, Administrator, North Arlington Borough
  • Phyllis A. Magazzu, Mayor, Berlin Township
  • James Maley, Mayor, Collingswood Borough
  • Adrian Mapp, Mayor, Plainfield City
  • Jason Martucci, Division of Local Government Services
  • David Mayer, Mayor, Gloucester Township
  • Jolanta Maziarz, Planning Board Attorney, Rocky Hill Borough
  • Leo McCabe, Mayor, Glassboro Borough, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board Member
  • Gloria McCauley, Mayor, Hillsborough Township
  • Timothy C. McDonough, Mayor, Hope Township, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Past President
  • Terry McEwen, Business Administrator, Trenton City
  • Kevin Bernard McMillan, Committeeperson, Neptune Township
  • Robert McQueen, Chief Information Officer, Princeton
  • Paul Medany, Mayor, Deptford Township
  • Anthony Mercantante, Administrator, Director of Public Safety, Middletown Township
  • Bruce Meringolo, Committeeperson, Long Hill Township
  • Alison Miller, Councilmember, West Windsor Township
  • Keiona R. Miller, Councilmember, North Plainfield Borough
  • Menashe Miller, Deputy Mayor, Lakewood Township
  • Frank Minor, Mayor, Logan Township
  • Janice S Mironov, Mayor, East Windsor Township, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Past President
  • Joseph Monzo, Chief Financial Officer, South Brunswick Township
  • Paul Muir, Mayor, Bethlehem Township
  • Robert Munoz, League Associate Counsel
  • Stephanie Murray, Mayor, Middletown Township
  • Al Napoliello, Councilmember, Randolph Township
  • L. Mason Neely, Director of Finance, East Brunswick Township
  • Gary J. Passanante, Mayor, Somerdale Borough, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board Member
  • Glen Patterson, Director of Planning, Community Economic Development, New Brunswick City
  • Melissa Perilstein, Administrator of Policy and Strategic Initiatives, Edison Township
  • James Perry, Committeeperson, Hardwick Township, New Jersey State League of Municipalities 2nd Vice President
  • Jonathan Peters, Council President, Fair Haven Borough
  • Marc Pfeiffer, Former DLGS Deputy Director
  • Kerry Pflugh, Director, Local Government Liaison/Program Manager, NJDEP, Office of Local Government Assistance
  • Richard Phelan, Councilmember, Pequannock Township
  • William Pikolycky, Mayor, Woodbine Borough, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board Member
  • Guy Piserchia, Mayor, Long Hill Township
  • Nicholas Platt, Committeeperson, Harding Township
  • Stephen D. Reid, Mayor, Point Pleasant Beach
  • Jon Rheinhardt, Administrator/CFO, Wharton Borough
  • William Richardson, Mayor, Waterford Township
  • Matthew S Rogers, Esq., Municipal Attorney, Ridgewood Village
  • Ronald Roma, Mayor, Beachwood Borough
  • Marlena Schmid, Business Administrator, West Windsor Township
  • William Senande, City Administrator/CFO, East Orange City
  • Khalifah Shabazz, Corp. Counsel, East Orange City
  • Ziad Andrew Shehady, Administrator, Springfield Township (Union)
  • Al Smith, Mayor, Scotch Plains Township
  • Lawrence Spellman, Administrator, Voorhees Township
  • Domenick Stampone, Mayor, Haledon Borough
  • Douglas Steinhardt, Esq., League Associate Counsel
  • Allan Susen, Administrator/Clerk, Haledon Borough
  • Joseph Tempesta, Jr., Mayor, West Caldwell Township, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Past President
  • Paul Tomasko, Mayor, Alpine Borough, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board Member
  • Jack Trotta, Mayor, Plumsted Township
  • Jesse Tweedle, Mayor, Pleasantville City, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board Member
  • Joseph A. Valenti, Procurement Specialist
  • Paul J. Vallone, M.D., Mayor, Far Hills Borough
  • Anthony Vauss, Mayor, Irvington Township
  • Chris Vaz, Administrator, Seaside Heights Borough
  • Michael Venezia, Mayor, Bloomfield Township, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Executive Board Member
  • Marcos Vigil, Deputy Mayor, Jersey City
  • Brian C. Wahler, Mayor, Piscataway Township, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Past President
  • Suzanne M. Walters, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Past President
  • Dwayne D. Warren, Esq., Mayor, Orange City
  • Matthew Watkins, Administrator, Bloomfield Township
  • Cyril Wekilsky, Alderman, Boonton Town
  • Millard Wilkinson, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Past President
  • Donna Williams, Council President, Orange City
  • Brian Wilton, Mayor, Lake Como Borough
  • Saul Wolfe, League Tax Counsel
  • Kathy Wollert, Council President, Ewing Township
  • Francis "Mac" Womack, III, Mayor, North Brunswick Township
  • Dr. Joseph Youngblood, II Dean, The John S Watson Institute for Public Policy, Thomas Edison State College

Representatives

  • American Public Works Association - Clint Dicksen, Public Works Director, Fanwood
  • Association of Municipal Assessors of New Jersey - Marie Procacci, CTA, Assessor, Pennsville Township
  • Building Officials Association of New Jersey - Robert LaCosta, Construction Code Official, Scotch Plains
  • Community Recreation Society of New Jersey - Janet Dellett, Recreation Director, Middletown
  • Government Finance Officers Association of New Jersey - Janson Gaboloff, Chief Financial Officer, Millburn
  • Governmental Purchasing Association of New Jersey - Fran Shames, Executive Director, GPANJ
  • Jersey Access Group
  • Municipal Clerks Association of New Jersey - Joel Popkin, Executive Director, MCANJ
  • Municipal Court Administrators Association of New Jersey - Walter Mollineaux, Court Administrator, Livingston Township
  • Municipal Electrical Inspectors Association of New Jersey - George Selah, Electrical Subcode Official, Monroe (Middlesex)
  • Municipal Welfare Directors Association of New Jersey - Genevieve Kacmarcik, Social Service Director, Rutherford
  • New Jersey Assoc. of County and City Health Officials - Dave Henry, Health Officer, Monmouth County Reginal Health Commission
  • New Jersey Fire Prevention and Protection Association
  • New Jersey Institute of Local Government Attorneys
  • New Jersey Municipal Management Association - Jewel Thompson-Chin, Administrator, Tenafly
  • New Jersey Planning Officials - Jason Kasler, Executive Director, New Jersey Planning Officials
  • New Jersey Society of Municipal Engineers - Kimberli Craft, Engineer, Montclair
  • New Jersey State Municipal Prosecutors Association - Stephen Wenger, Municipal Prosecutor, Burlington Township
  • New Jersey State Plumbing Inspectors Association - William Olinger, Plumbing Inspection, Berkeley Heights
  • Registrars Association of New Jersey - Bonnie Brooks, Registrar, Highlands
  • Tax Collectors and Treasures Association of New Jersey - Bonnie Fleming, Tax Collector/CFO, High Bridge