The Commission

The Commission is composed of 25 to 38 persons who live or work in Morris County; at least one is a student at a Morris County high school.

The Commission members include educators, elected government officials, police officers, representatives of women’s organizations and diverse racial, ethnic and religious groups. A member of the Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders sits on the Commission and members of the Prosecutor’s office maintain a liaison.


2017 Commission Officers
Name Town Office
William Schievella Rockaway Chair
Linda Murphy Morristown Vice Chair
Susan Waldman Randolph Treasurer
Sue Rosenthal Randolph Secretary
Charles Lamb Morristown Past Chair


2017 Commission Members
Name Town
Harshad Anjaria Parsippany
Bashir Coulibaly Randolph
Wayne Cresta Morristown
Police Chief Peter Demnitz Morristown
Wesley Gaynor Parsippany
Ragini Goel Parsippany
Tina Liu Jen Parsippany
Elaine Johnson Kenvil
Monisha Khadse Morris Plains
Jasmine Lim Denville
Diana Mejia Morristown
Steven Neblett Denville
Kevin Nedd Long Valley
Deputy Police Chief Paul Phillipps Parsippany Police Department
Meyer Rosenthal Randolph
Everton Scott Lake Hiawatha
Bette Simmons County College of Morris
Yancy Wazirmas Parsippany
Dr. Edward Yaw County College of Morris