Monday, November 23, 2015
Trenton, New Jersey
On Thursday, November 19, 2015, New Jersey’s mayors elected Honorable Joseph Tempesta, Jr. Mayor of West Caldwell, President of the New Jersey State League of Municipalities. Mayor Albert Kelly of Bridgeton was elected to the position of First Vice President, Mayor James Cassella of East Rutherford and Mayor Colleen Mahr of Fanwood were elected to serve as Second and Third Vice Presidents respectively. Their terms will run through November 17, 2016.
In addition, four new members were elected to the League of Municipalities Executive Board. They include Sean Elwell, Mayor, Elsinboro; Raymond Heck, Mayor, Millstone; Edward Mahaney, Mayor, Cape May City; Sylvia Petillo, Mayor, Hopatcong.
These public servants will help lead the association that represents New Jersey’s 565 municipal governments. They will represent the interests and needs of New Jersey’s local elected officials to county, state and federal governments.
To learn more about these officers, visit the League’s website at www.njslom.org. Place your cursor on “NJLM Services,” scroll down to “Executive Board” and click.
A list of the new officers and executive board members is attached.
For more information, please contact Michael J. Darcy, CAE; Executive Director, at (609) 695-3481, via e-mail, at firstname.lastname@example.org
2015-2016 LEAGUE OFFICERS AND EXECUTIVE BOARD
JOSEPH TEMPESTA, JR., President
Mayor, West Caldwell
ALBERT KELLY, 1st Vice President
JAMES L. CASSELLA, 2nd Vice President
Mayor, East Rutherford
COLLEEN MAHR, 3rd Vice President
WILLIAM J. CHEGWIDDEN
FRANK J. DRUETZLER
Mayor, Morris Plains
Mayor, Jersey City
Mayor, Monmouth Beach
THOMAS F. KELAHER
Mayor, Tomas River
Mayor, Clinton Town
LEO MC CABE
Mayor, Cape May City
PAUL H. TOMASKO
JANET W. TUCCI
Mayor, West Long Branch
JESSE TWEEDLE, SR.
Mayor, Pleasantville City