Mayor & Township Committee

From left to right: Mayor Pete Scirrotto, Deputy Mayor Bob Zimmerman, Committeeman Silvanio, Committeewoman Lukens, Committeeman Legge.

 

Pete Scirrotto, Mayor 
Pete and his wife, Marge have resided in Mantua Township for 20 years with their two children Peter and Laura. Pete serves as the Chairman to Finance Committee, the Director of Public Safety Committee and serves on the Patriot Day Sub Committee.  Pete has been elected to the Mantua Township Committee for the past 18 years and has served as the Public Safety Director in the past for 14 years.  He served as Mantua Township Deputy Mayor from 2008 thru 2011 and was appointed as Mantua Township Mayor in 2012.  Mayor Scirrotto was a nine time recipient of the “Volunteer of the Year” for Mantua Township Little League. 
Pete is currently the Superintendent of Buildings and Grounds for the County of Gloucester.  

You can contact Pete at pscirrotto@mantuatownship.com
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Robert Zimmerman,  Deputy Mayor
Born and raised in Gloucester County, Deputy-Mayor Bob Zimmerman has resided in Mantua Township since 1992 with his wife, Diane and two daughter’s, Brittany and Ashley.

He was appointed to the Mantua Township Committee in June 2008 and has served as an elected member since that time.  Prior to serving on the Township Committee, he served as a Mantua Township School Board member from 2003 thru 2008, holding both President and Vice President positions. He was also a member of the Mantua Township Planning Board from 2004-2006 and from 2008-2011.

The Deputy-Mayor serves as the Liaison to Department of Public Works; Public Buildings and Grounds; Recreation and Senior Services; Economic Development; Finance; Municipal Alliance; and is a member of the Public Safety Committee and Patriot Day Sub-Committee.   

Deputy-Mayor Zimmerman was employed by the Pitman Police Department for almost 26 years, and served administratively as both the Captain of Police and Chief of Police for 16 years prior to retiring in January 2016.  

Deputy-Mayor Zimmerman earned his Bachelor’s degree from Rowan University in 1999 and a Master’s degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Public Administration in 2003.  He is a graduate of the NJSACOP West Point Command and Leadership Program; a graduate of the N.J. Certified Public Managers Program; and a graduate of the FBI National Academy – Session #227.

You can contact Bob at rzimmerman@mantuatownship.com

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John Legge, Committeeman   

Committeeman Legge is a 30 year resident of Mantua Township and is married to his wife, Patty and has three children, Kevin, Elisabeth and Madeleine.  The Committeeman was elected to office in 2012 and has served as a past Chairman of the Mantua Township Planning Board as well as the President of the Mantua Township Board of Education. John is the Liaison to the Municipal Land Use Board, Environmental Commission, MUA and Veteran’s Committee.

John received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Rutgers University and holds a Master’s of Business Administration from Rowan University. John is the Sr. Director of Capital Projects for Sunoco Logistics Partners, LP.  He is a licensed Professional Engineer and a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP). The Committeeman is a former coach for the Mantua Township Soccer Association and the Sewell Baseball and Softball, Inc. He is past Master of Masonic Lodge #87. 

 

You can contact John at jlegge@mantuatownship.com

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 Michael Silvanio, Committeeman     
Committeeman Silvanio has resided in Mantua Township since 1999 with his wife Joanie and two children, Vincent and Gianna. Michael was appointed to the Mantua Township Committee in December 2011 to fill an unexpired term.  Before he accepted the appointment to Township Committee, he served on the Mantua Township School Board. The Committeeman is the liaison to the Historical Committee and to the Special Occasions Committee.

Michael attended University of Pittsburgh and graduated with a degree in political Science in 1988. He then received his Juris Doctor degree from Widener School of Law where he is admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey and Pennsylvania.  Michael is a sole practitioner with his office located in Woodbury, New Jersey. 

You can contact Michael at msilvanio@mantuatownship.com

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  Eileen Lukens, Committeewoman

Committeewoman Lukens is a 30 year resident of Mantua Township.  Eileen and her husband Rob have three children, Kelly, Robin and William.  The Committeewoman was recently appointed to Mantua Township Committee on February 1, 2016.  Prior to serving on the Township Committee, she served as an elected Mantua Township School board member from 2009 through 2016, holding the office of Vice President.  Eileen is the liaison to the Department of Health and the Rent Levy Board.

Eileen graduated Rutgers University and received a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science. Eileen is a Property Manager for Long and Foster Property Management.  She is a former Mantua Township soccer coach and current Vice President of the Wenonah Swim Team Parent Organization.

You can contact Eileen at elukens@mantuatownship.com