The MEL is governed by a Board of Commissioners consisting of a representative from each member JIF. The Commissioners, who serve voluntarily, operate the MEL in accordance with State law, regulations, and the Fund’s by-laws. Among other duties, the Commissioners approve annual budgets and assessments, appoint contractors, and approve an annual risk management plan.

*Members of the Executive Committee

Richard Hirsch* Building Inspector, Borough of Longport
Atlantic County Municipal JIF

Chair

Richard Hirsch*
Building Inspector, Borough of Longport
Atlantic County Municipal JIF
Mauro Tucci*
Commissioner, Township of Nutley
Suburban Essex JIF

Secretary

Mauro Tucci*
Commissioner, Township of Nutley
Suburban Essex JIF
Joseph Wolk*
Mayor, Borough of Mount Ephraim
Camden County Municpal JIF
Joseph Wolk*
Mayor, Borough of Mount Ephraim
Camden County Municpal JIF
Charles Cuccia*
Chief Financial Officer, Borough of Maywood
South Bergen JIF
Charles Cuccia*
Chief Financial Officer, Borough of Maywood
South Bergen JIF
James Gildea*
Administrator, Town of Westfield
Suburban Municipal JIF
James Gildea*
Administrator, Town of Westfield
Suburban Municipal JIF
Robert Law*
Chief Financial Officer, City of Woodbury
Gloucester/Salem/Cumberland JIF
Robert Law*
Chief Financial Officer, City of Woodbury
Gloucester/Salem/Cumberland JIF
John Rheinhardt*
Administrator/CFO, Borough of Wharton
Morris County Municipal JIF
John Rheinhardt*
Administrator/CFO, Borough of Wharton
Morris County Municipal JIF
Thomas Nolan
Administrator, Borough of Brielle
Monmouth JIF
Thomas Nolan
Administrator, Borough of Brielle
Monmouth JIF
Joseph D'Arco
NJSI
Joseph D’Arco
NJSI
Thomas Merchel 
Twp. Manager/CFO, Township of Moorestown
Professional Municipal Managers JIF
Thomas Merchel
Twp. Manager/CFO, Township of Moorestown
Professional Municipal Managers JIF
Meghan Jack
Administrator, Township of Riverdale
Burlco JIF
Meghan Jack
Administrator, Township of Riverdale
Burlco JIF
Cynthia Ege
City of Lambertville
Public Alliance Insurance Coverage JIF
Cynthia Ege
City of Lambertville
Public Alliance Insurance Coverage JIF
Bernard Rutkowski
Regulatory Compliance/Safety Officer, Toms River Municipal Utilities Authority
NJ Utility Authorities JIF
Bernard Rutkowski
Regulatory Compliance/Safety Officer, Toms River Municipal Utilities Authority
NJ Utility Authorities JIF
Mark Antozzeski
Monroe Twp. BOFC District #2
First Responders JIF
Mark Antozzeski
Monroe Twp. BOFC District #2
First Responders JIF
Paul Tomasko
Borough of Alpine
Bergen JIF
Paul Tomasko
Borough of Alpine
Bergen JIF
John Clarke
New Brunswick Housing Authority
NJ Public Housing Authority JIF Municipal JIF
John Clarke
New Brunswick Housing Authority
NJ Public Housing Authority JIF Municipal JIF
Joy Tozzi
Mid Jersey Municipal JIF
Joy Tozzi
Mid Jersey Municipal JIF
William Northgrave
Central JIF
William Northgrave
Central JIF