Regional Center Partnership of Somerset County, NJ

The Regional Center Partnership includes 4 officers (Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary, and Treasurer), appointed to two-year terms. The Board of Trustees is comprised of 21 voting members consisting of 12 municipal representatives (including 3 appointed representatives and 1 “local” private/institutional sector representative from each Regional Center municipality), 3 County representatives, 1 representative each from the Somerset County Business Partnership and the Somerset County Park Commission, and 4 “at- large” private/institutional sector representatives.

The Executive Committee consists of 7 members of the Board including the three Mayors, a representative from the Board of Chosen Freeholders, and 3 “at-large” private/institutional sector members. The Executive Committee meets on an as-needed basis to provide direction and guidance to the Board.

At-large Private/Institutional Sector Representatives

Troy Fischer, Chair, Senior General Manager, Bridgewater Commons*
Jason Dameo, Vice-Chair, Dameo Trucking, Inc.*
Victoria Allen, Treasurer, Vice President of Strategic Marketing, Southern Region, RWJBarnabas Health*
Anthony Tufaro, Site Facilities Manager-Ethicon Somerville


Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders

Freeholder Brian Gallagher*  (Freeholder Brian Levine, Alternate*)


Somerset County Planning Board

Bernie Navatto, Chair, Somerset County Planning Board
Walter Lane, Director of Planning, Somerset County Planning Division


Bridgewater Township

Mayor Matthew Moench*
Filipe Pedroso, Council
Michael Pappas, Township Administrator
Andrew Fresco, local private/institutional sector representative


Raritan Borough

Mayor Zachary Bray*
Michael Patente, Council
Angela Knowles, Borough Planner
Nick Zamora, local private/institutional sector representative


Somerville Borough

Mayor Dennis Sullivan*
Jane Kobuta, Council
Deirdre Rosinski, Vice-Chair, Somerville Planning Board
Rick St. Pierre, Local private/institutional sector representative


Somerset County Business Partnership

Chris Edwards, President/CEO  (John Maddocks, Alternate) 


Somerset County Park Commission

Geoffrey Soriano, Secretary-Director  (Cynthia Sullivan, Alternate)


*RCP Executive Committee member

Links to Affiliated Organizations and Partners

Central Jersey Housing Resource Center
Duke Farms
New Jersey Office of Planning Advocacy
NJ Water Supply Authority – Raritan River
RideWise
State of New Jersey

Current Officers
Troy Fischer
Chair
Jason Dameo
Vice-Chair
Victoria Allen
Treasurer
James Ruggieri
(non-voting position)
Secretary