Vernon Township

21 Church Street, Vernon, NJ 07462
Phone: 973.764.4055

Economic Development

About the Committee

The purpose of the Vernon Township Economic Development Advisory Committee (amended via Resolution #21-186 to be a mayoral advisory committee) is to encourage, promote and assist business growth, increase employment opportunities and improve the quality of life of Vernon Township residents while enhancing the area environment. The committee consists of up to eleven members, all of whom are appointed by the mayor and serve for a term of one year.

2023 EDC Roster

Sally Rinker, Chairperson, Term Ends 12/2023

Jennifer Lubliner, Vice Chair, Term Ends 12/2023

Susan Berkley, Term Ends 12/2023

Keren Gonen, Term Ends 12/2023

MaryBeth Ziba, Term Ends 12/2023

Michael Gelfand, Term Ends 12/2023

Carl Contino, Term Ends 12/2023

Nicholas Pirro, Term Ends 12/2023

Jason Pierce, Term Ends 12/2023

Heidi LeBris Term Ends 12/2023

Peter Knipe Term Ends 12/2023


Economic Development Survey

Please take a moment to to let the Economic Development Advisory Committee know your thoughts by completing the survey found at this link.


Vernon Township

21 Church Street
Vernon, NJ 07462

Phone: 973.764.4055 

Township Hours

Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Emergencies Dial 9-1-1
Non-Emergencies Dial 973-764-6155


Current Agendas

Township Council

Land Use Board