Township of West Orange, Government
Top vote getting legislative representative for a township of 45,000 people. Served as township council president in 2001 on the five member board. Legislative branch of local municipal government.
Oversaw a 40 million dollar local government and a workforce of about 250 employees. Drafted local ordinances and interacted with other branches of government.
Designed new Thomas Edison based street signs for the township with the slogan West Orange "where the future began". Implemented one of the first reverse 911 notification systems in the state of NJ for town wide emergency notifications. Had 5 years in a row with a zero percent increase in municipal taxes in our budgets.
Served as chairman to the local ABC board ( alcohol beverage control) responsible for liquor licenses. Also served as treasurer and budget chairman to the joint sewer meeting of Essex and Union counties which serviced 15 towns in northern NJ.