WE ARE LEADERS.
WE ARE NEIGHBORS.
WE ARE TEAM ROSELAND.

James Spango

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  • Business Administrator & Deputy Chief for Sheriff’s Office
  • Create, oversee, & manage $44,000,000 budget without tax increase over 8 years
  • Oversee and manage various departments including labor relations, billing, risk management, and purchasing
  • Official liaison of the Sheriff’s Office to the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders
  • Communicate official positions to governmental boards
  

Relevant Qualifications


  • Large-Scale Governmental Budgeting
  • People & Resource Management
  • Staffing Decisions 
  • Labor (Union) Negotiations for Management
  • Coalition-Building to be an Effective Leader
  • Proven and effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Vendor Negotiations
  • Assess governmental risks

Eileen Fishman​

  
  • Deputy Director, County Community Health Services & Director of the Office of Addiction Services for Essex County/Alcohol Coordinator
  • Supervise 48 employees working 6 different grants benefiting citizens ranging in age from birth to senior citizen
  • Instruct students & senior citizens about the dangers of drug & alcohol use & abuse
  • Prior owner & manager of successful businesses including a pharmacy & bakery
  • Handled day-to-day operations of both businesses
   

Relevant Qualifications

  
  • Grant Writing
  • Governmental Budgeting
  • People & Resource Management
  • Staffing Decisions 
  • Labor (Union) Negotiations for Management
  • Communication Techniques
  • Third-Party Negotiations
  • Education 
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Roger Freda

 
  • 15-year member of the Roseland Volunteer Fire Department
  • 7 years as Deputy of the Roseland Office of Emergency Management
  • 4-year member of the Roseland First Aid Squad as an EMT
  • Licensed Water Distribution Operator for local municipality, W-1 Water Distribution License from New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection
  • Advanced Waste Water Collection Operator for local municipality, C-1 & C-2 Licenses from New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection
  • Prior Roads Department employee for a New Jersey municipality

Relevant Qualifications

  
  • In-Depth Knowledge of Cost-Effective Road Repair/Reconstruction Methods
  • Problem-Solving for Water Distribution and Water Main Breakdowns and Problems
  • Understanding of Engineering Plans
  • Project Oversight
  • Labor  Negotiations
  • Deep Knowledge of Roseland’s Emergency Services