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MPDems Photo Gallery Celebrating 2023!

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Our Committee

Executive Committee Members

Christina "Tina" Genest, Chair
Rohit Shah, Vice Chair & Membership Chair

John Verga, Development Chair

Terri Mangravite, Voter Engagement Chair
Linda DeLap, Secretary

Sapna Shah, Treasurer

Cara Parmigiani, Sergeant-At-Arms

District Chairs & County Committee Members

1:  Joan Goddard & Joseph Stith

2:  Christina Genest & Jason Karr

3:  Theresa Pagan & Thomas Tani

4:  Linda DeLap & Rohit Shah

5:  Jayne Geiger & James Rogers

6:  Nancy Verga & John Verga

Associate Members
Denise Beckman, Mary Ellen Schultzer & Abigail Siner

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Emeritus Members
Marilyn Heckler, Dan Kanter & Mary Phillips

Our Community Sponsorships

MPDC is proud to support these community activities:

Education Foundation of Morris Plains

Morris Plains Little League

Morris Plains Basketball Association

Morris Plains Soccer Association

Borough School 8th Grade Essay Contest & Citizenship Award

Borough School Annual Yearbook

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Acknowledging Democrats in Public Service
Morris Plains Borough Council

Mayor Jason Karr

Councilwoman Joan Goddard

Councilwoman Nancy Verga

Morris Plains Planning Board

H. Steve Augenblick

Michael Garavaglia

Jason Karr

Zoning Board of Adjustment

Doug McCabe

Board of Health

Lauren Pallone Martin, MD, FAAP

Angela Mckinlay

Recreation Commission

Paul Sambrowski

Shade Tree Commission

Robert McAlear

Recycling Committee

Michael Garavaglia

Penny Jones

James Merendino

Clean Cities Coordinator

James Merendino

Municipal Alliance Committee

Laurie Cama
Rosaria DeNove
Pam Dise-Moran

Karen Dovano

Teen Center

Jessica Hayes

Rebecca Higgins

Amy Traver

Traffic Committee

Joseph Amorosa

Jim Hunt


Beautification Committee

Nancy Critchley
Ellie Falco

Chris Graziano

Pam Headden

Mary Kinniery

Angela Leone

Brian Leone

Sue McCardle

Kathy Petersen

George Ross

Karen Ross

Roberts Garden Commission

Nancy Critchley

Summer Harrison

Borough Council History of Service

Mayor 1961-1966:  Paul Bangiola

Mayor 1966-1970:  Peter Rudden

Mayor 2019-       :  Jason Karr

Councilman 1957-1960:  Paul Bangiola

Councilman 1962-1967:  Peter Rudden

Councilman 1973-1977:  Ed Fletcher

Councilman 1975-1991:  Joe Werner

Councilman 1985-1991:  Michael Butchko

Councilman 2011-2014:  Frank Mangravite

Councilman 2007-2019:  Jason Karr

Councilwoman 2019-   :  Joan Goddard

Councilwoman 2020-   :  Nancy Verga

For more history, visit the Morris Plains Museum

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