Board of Directors

Officers

Bob Zuckerman | President
Downtown Westfield

Vanessa Quijano | Vice President & Treasurer
Invest Newark

Michelle Richardson | Vice President
Hudson County Economic Development Corporation

Tom Strowe | Vice President
Scotch Plains Township

Jonathon Tyler | Vice President
Gensler

Sherry Cronin | Secretary
Downtown Consultant

Board Members

Phil Abramson
Topology

Nancy Adams
Summit Downtown

Susan Adelizzi-Schmidt
Suasion Communications Group

Gabe Bailor
DMR Architects

Chris Bernardo
Commercial District Services, LLC

Jef Buehler
NJDCA Neighborhood Preservation Program

Michael Cerra
New Jersey State League of Municipalities

Orlando Cruz
Downtown Paterson SID

Abbie Galie
Medford Economic Development Committee

Robert Goldsmith Esq.
Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP

Deborah Hoffman
County of Passaic, Division of Economic Development

Michael Kahn
Provident Bank

Stuart Koperweis
Economic Development Strategists, LLC

Jay Kruse
ESE Consultants, Inc.

Beth Lippman
Livingston Community Partnership Management Corp

Emily Manz
EMI Strategy

Robert Peluso
Parsippany Area Chamber of Commerce

Natalie Peneiro
Downtown Somerville Alliance

Maggie Peters
New Jersey Economic Development Authority

Donald Sammet
Town of Westfield

Stephen Santola
Woodmont Properties

Elayne Stanback-McClaine
NJ Small Business Center at Rutgers

Pamela Stefanek
New Brunswick City Market

Debra Tantleff
Tantum Realty

Melanie Willoughby
NJBAC