Christie Files Direct Appointments

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog

trenton domeDirect appointments do NOT require the advice or the consent of the State Senate:

Direct Appointments
NEW JERSEY COMMISSION ON NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE
Public Members
Appoint Daniel O. Croson, Jr. (Carteret, Middlesex)
Appoint Mark D. Peters, II, Pharm.D. (Flemington, Hunterdon)
Appoint Anne B. Ciemnecki (East Windsor, Mercer)
Appoint Reverend Joseph V. Thelusca (East Orange, Essex)
Departmental Appointments Subject to the Governor’s Approval
Governor Christie approved Department of Human Services Commissioner Jennifer Velez’s appointments for the Community Mental Health Citizens Advisory Board. These approved appointments do not require Senate confirmation.

COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CITIZENS ADVISORY BOARD
Consumers
Reappoint Helen J. Williams (Ewing, Mercer)
Reappoint Joseph W. Delaney, MPA (Monroe, Middlesex)
Reappoint Lisa-Ann Negron (Jackson, Ocean)
Reappoint Jacob P. Bucher (Neptune, Monmouth)
Reappoint Winifred J. Chain (Lumberton, Burlington)
Appoint Harry B. Coe (Englishtown, Monmouth)
Appoint Michael V. Ippoliti (Edgewater Park, Burlington)
Appoint Marie D. Verna (Titusville, Mercer)
Providers
Reappoint Annette Wright (Paterson, Passaic)
Reappoint Karen Vogel-Romance, PMHCNS-BC (Monroe, Middlesex)
Public Member Recommended by the Board of Chosen Freeholders
Appoint Karen Kubert (Chester, Morris)
Public Member Recommended by the New Jersey League of Municipalities
Appoint the Honorable Phillip Lubitz (Stockton, Hunterdon)
State Psychiatric Hospital Representative
Appoint Ernst de Haas, D.Sc. (Franklin Township, Somerset)

Departmental Appointment Subject to the Governor’s Approval
Governor Christie also approved Department of Community Affairs Commissioner Richard E. Constable’s appointment for a local housing authority. This direct appointment does not require Senate confirmation.

BRICK HOUSING AUTHORITY
State Appointee
Appoint Stephen S. Scaturro (Brick, Ocean)