TRENTON, NJ – Governor-Elect Chris Christie announced today additional members of the Transition New Jersey sub-committees, including Corrections and Homeland Security, Energy and Utilities, Environmental Protection, Healthcare, Human Services and Children and Families, Law and Public Safety and Transportation. These sub-committees will conduct a top to bottom review of their respective government department and agency.
Corrections and Homeland Security
Joe Billy, Chair
Former Special Agent in Charge, New Jersey Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
Warden Bill Fraser
Executive Board, New Jersey County Jail Wardens Association
President, Jersey City Police Officer's Benevolent Association
Dr. Ralph Fretz
Director of Assessment, Community Education Center
President/CEO, Volunteers of America Delaware Valley, Inc.
Executive Director, NJ Institute for Social Justice
Director, Center for Behavioral Health Services and Criminal Justice Research and Public Policy Professor, Rutgers University
Retired Warden, Rikers Island
Former Special Agent in Charge, United States Secret Service
Energy and Utilities
Chair, Bob Martin
Retired Partner, Accenture, LLP
Laurence M. Downes
CEO, New Jersey Resources Corporation
Former Commissioner, New Jersey Board of Public Utilities
President, American Water Services
Business Administration Officer, City of Jersey City
Chief of Staff, Woodbridge Township
Joseph Dominguez, Esq.
Senior Vice President, Exelon Generation
President/COO, Public Service Electric and Gas Company
Government Affairs Manager, Comcast
Chair, The Honorable Marcia Karrow
Former State Senator, 23rd District
President, Delphi Energy
Chairman, Voltaix, L.L.C.
Anthony Mauro, Sr.
Chairman, New Jersey Outdoor Alliance
Campaign Director, New Jersey Environmental Federation
Steve Santola, Esq.
Executive Vice President/General Counsel, Woodmont Properties
John Spinello, Jr., Esq.
Former Associate General Counsel, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
President, The Walsh Company
Director, WCD Capital Partners, LLC
John Trela, Ph.D.
Former Commissioner, Department of Environmental Protection
Executive Director, New Jersey Corporation for Advanced Technology
CEO, Dynamic Insurance Inc.
Exectuvie Vice President, Paulus, Sokolowski & Sartor, LLC
Group President, K. Hovnanian Homes
Bruce Katcher, Esq.
Partner, Manko Gold Katcher & Fox LLP
Chair David Knowlton
President/CEO, New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute
Dr. Alan Carr
Comprehensive Pain Management
Kevin Barry, MD
Anesthesiology, Morristown Memorial Hospital
Stewart Berkowitz, MD
Jersey Shore Brachytherapy
Senior Vice-President for Corporate Services, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
Joseph Clemente, MD
President/CEO, Medical Health Center
President/CEO, QualCare Alliance Networks, Inc.
Robert Hariri, MD PhD
CEO, Celgene Cellular Therapeutics
Associate State Director – Advocacy, AARP New Jersey
Mark Manigan, Esq.
Health Law Practice Group, Brach Eichler LLC
President/CEO, St Joseph's Healthcare System
President/CEO, Springpoint Senior Living
Director - Emergency Medical Services, Jersey City Medical Center
President, Consumer Health Care and Senior Vice President, Schering-Plough
President/CEO, Cooper Hospital
James Orsini, MD
Essex Oncology Of North Jersey
Senior Sales Director of Employee Benefits, Fairview Insurance
Co-Owner, BD Consulting & Public Relations
Human Services and Children and Families
Chair John Bonanni
Administrator, County of Morris
Director of Operations, Somerset Counsel for Alcohol and Drug Dependency
Gail Gordon, Esq.
Attorney, Brad Campbell, LLC
Regional CEO, North Amerigroup Corporation
John M. Marchetti
Chief of Staff, Senator Bill Baroni
Senior Vice President of Behavioral Health & Psychiatry, Trinitas Hospital
President/CEO, Community Options
Richard Strobel, Esq.
Chief Counsel, Burlington County Board of Social Services
Deputy Director, The Nicholson Foundation
CEO, New Jersey Association of Mental Health Agencies
Executive Director, Catholic Charities of Metuchen
Marriage and Family Therapist
Law and Public Safety
Chair David Samson
Former Attorney General and Senior Partner, Wolff & Samson P.C.
Fred Alworth, Esq.
Director, Gibbons P.C.
Richard Badolato, Esq.
President, NJSBF and Partner, Connell Foley LLP
Bogaard & Associates
Paula Dow, Esq.
Essex County Prosecutor
Norman Feinstein, Esq.
Founding Partner, FRBK and Former President, NJAA
Christine Hanlon, Esq.
Menna Supko & Nelson, LLC
Kenneth Laptook, Esq.
Partner, Wolff & Samson P.C.
Former Monmouth County Sheriff
Richard D. Pompelio, Esq.
Executive Director/Law Director, New Jersey Crime Victims Law Center
Detective, Bloomfield Police Deparment
Mark Sheridan, Esq.
Partner, Drinker Biddle LLP
Partner, Lum, Drasco & Positan, LLC
Barbara Silver Hutcheon, Esq.
Wolff & Samson P.C.
Patrick P. Toscano, Jr., Esq.
President, The Toscano Law Firm, LLC.
Geoffrey S. Berman, Esq.
Partner, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Chair James Weinstein
Senior Vice President, AECOM
Executive Director, EZ Pass
Mayor, Saddle River
Mayor, Morris Plains
Director, Camp Harmony
President, Ron Gravino Consulting
Chief Commercial Officer, Langer Transport
President, Jack Lettiere Consulting, LLC
Partner, Connell Foley, LLP
CEO, Empire Coach
Attorney, White and Williams, LLP
Police Sergeant, The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Curriculum Supervisor, Hunterdon Central Regional High School