The Honorable Gary S. Stein, Chairman

Former New Jersey Supreme Court Justice; Former Chief of Policy to Governor Thomas Kean

The Citizens Campaign Board of Trustees Liaisons

Matthew Boxer, Esq.

Public Policy expert; Chair, Corporate Investigations & Integrity Practice, Lowenstein Sandler, LLP; Former New Jersey State Comptroller

James E. Johnson, Esq.

Policy and Law expert; Corporation Counsel, New York City Law Department, Formerly Special Counsel to New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy for Atlantic City; former Under Secretary, US Department of the Treasury


William Ayala, Esq.

Former Chief of Staff to Mayor Cunningham of Jersey City, Former Chief Counsel to US Senator Frank Lautenberg

Jerald D. Baranoff

Municipal and Land Use Law expert,Retired Partner, Sills Cummis & Gross, P.C.

Eric Berry

Municipal Administrator, Mount Holly Township

Mark J. Blunda, Esq.

City Law expert, Apruzzese McDermott Mastro & Murphy P.C.

Jonathan Busch,Esq.

Education Law expert, The Busch Law Group

Thomas Byrne

Former Democratic State Party Chair; Chairman, New Jersey Tax & Fiscal Policy Study Commission

Dr. Dale G. Caldwell, Ed.D.

President, Educational Services Commission of NJ; CEO Strategic Influence LLC; President, New Brunswick Board of Education

Larry Cattano

Deputy Chief of Police/Director of OEM, City of Perth Amboy, NJ; expert in police-community relations and emergency management

Jun Choi

Director, Cushman & Wakefield; Former Mayor, Edison Township, NJ

Dr. Henry Alfred Coleman

Professor, Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning & Public Policy, Rutgers University; FormerDirector, Rutgers Center for Government Services

Letitia Y. Cox, Esq.

Management Consultant & Education Evaluator; Former Vice Principal, Newark and Trenton Public Schools

Ronald D. Cucchiaro, Esq.

Land Use Law expert; Partner, Weiner Law Group, LLP

Sara Z. Cullinane, Esq.

Director, Make the Road New Jersey; expert in labor, employment and immigration law

Kathleen Cupano

Assistant Director for Curriculum Development, The Center for Government Services, Rutgers University; Former New Brunswick Council President; Former Middlesex County Freeholder

Michele Donato, Esq.

Environmental Law expert; Chief Counsel, New Jersey Planning Officials

Greg Fehrenbach

City Business Administrator; Former Director, Local Government Services, New Jersey Department of Community Affairs

Mary Lou Ferrara

Former Mayor, Hopewell Township

Paula Franzese

Professor of Law, Seton Hall University; Former Chair of NJ State Ethics Commission

David Frizell, Esq.

Municipal and Land Use Law expert; Author, Volume 36, Land Use Law, New Jersey Practice Series (West Publishing)

Dennis GalvinEsq.

Land Use Law expert, Galvin Law Group

Kristina Hadinger, Esq.

Director, Mason Griffin & Pierson, P.C.; Municipal Attorney, Township of Montgomery

Matthew Hersch

Director of Policy & Advocacy, Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey

Peter Kasabach

Housing and redevelopment expert, Executive Director, New Jersey Future

Bo Kemp

Former Newark Business Administrator under Mayor Cory Booker

Michael V. Kerwin

President, Somerset County Business Partnership; Former Mayor, Somerville, NJ

Flavio Komuves, Esq.

Initiative and Referendum expert; Partner, Zazzali Fagella Nowak Kleinbaum & Friedman, P.C.

Donald Linky, Esq.

Rutgers University Eagleton Institute; Former Chief Counsel to Governor Brendan Byrne

Gregory M. Loder

Retired Vice President, Diversity, Inclusion & Impact, Prudential Financial; expert in corporate social responsibility & government affairs; policy development

Dr. Jane C.S. Long, PhD

Expert in engineering and climate change; Chairman of the California Council on Science and Technology committee on California’s Energy Future; Develops strategies on reinvention of the energy system, geoengineering, and adaptation.

Anthony B. MacDonald, Esq.

Director, Urban Coast Institute, Monmouth University; expert in regional ocean policy planning, coastal community sustainability & resilience, and coastal zone management

Gualberto “Gil” Medina

Executive Vice President, CBRE Services; former Secretary of Commerce for the State of New Jersey; attorney, CPA, expert in finance, technology & government regulatory matters

William Northgrave, Esq.

Redevelopment law expert, Member, McManimon Scotland & Baumann

Donato Nieman

Business Administrator, Montgomery Township

Dr. Nicole Okun

Retired School District Superintendent  

Dr. Stephen O’Connor

Affordable Housing Expert; Executive Director, Plansmart NJ; Former President, New Brunswick Tomorrow

Marc H. Pfeiffer

Assistant Director, Bloustein Local Government Research Center, Rutgers University; Former Deputy Director, Local Government Services, New Jersey Department of Community Affairs

Peter S. Reinhart, Esq.

Director, Kislak Real Estate Institute, Monmouth University

Richard Rivera

Founder, National Coalition of Latino Police Officers; Project Director, Latino Leadership Alliance of New Jersey; expert in police practices and workplace discrimination

Michael Rogers

City Administrator, Summit NJ

David B. Rubin, Esq.

Education Law Expert, David B. Rubin, P.C.

Christopher J. Schultz

Assistant Dean & Director, Continuing Studies, John S. Watson School of Public Service and Continuing Studies at Thomas Edison State University

Lauren Skowronski

Program Director for Community Engagement, Sustainable Jersey

Stan Slachetka P.P., AICP.

Planning Group Manager, T&M Associates; Former Chief of Housing Services, NJ Council on Affordable Housing; Co-Author of the Local Redevelopment Handbook

Jiles H. Ship

Commissioner, New Jersey Police Training Commission; Principal & CEO, Homeland Global Strategies, LLC; President, New Jersey Chapter, National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives

Elizabeth A. Terenik, PP, AICP

Senior Project Manager, AC DEVCO; professional planner, business administrator, zoning officer, code enforcement official; economic development professional

Alex Torpey

Borough Administrator Leonia, former Mayor South Orange

Dr. Stanley H. Weiss, MD

Professor of Medicine, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and Professor of Epidemiology, Rutgers School of Public Health

John Wiley, Jr. Esq.

Municipal and Land Use Law expert; Partner, Wiley Lavender, PC; Former Mayor, Metuchen, NJ

Thomas R. Wilson

Former Republican Party State Chairman