Leadership & Staff

League of Women Voters of New Jersey Board of Directors

Nancy Hedinger, President
Dawn Clarke, Vice President, Voters Service
Ed Gracely, Vice President, Program
Susan Sferas, Vice President, Development
Ann Saunders, Vice President, Governance
Jill Lewis-Spector, Secretary
Ellen Kemp, Treasurer
Kathy Abbott, Director
Brendan Keating, Director
Uyen “Winn” Khoung, Director
Timothy Priano, Director
Katherine Schumacher, Director
Melissa Scott, Director
Terry Thompson, Director

Off Board Positions

Lena Smith, Strategic Advisor
Sandra Matsen, Budget Chair
Marlene Sincaglia, Nominating Chair


League of Women Voters of New Jersey Advisory Council

Ruthi Byrne, President, Zinn Graves & Field Marketing and Public Relations
Ronald Chen, University Professor, Distinguished Professor of Law and Judge Leonard I. Garth Scholar, Rutgers Law School
Jeannine Frisby LaRue, Sr. Vice President, Kaufman Zita Group
S. Nadia Hussain, Campaign Director, MomsRising
Jim Johnson, Special Counsel, Office of the Governor
Sandra Matsen, Legislative Agent, League of Women Voters of New Jersey
Sara Peña, Director, Center for Hispanic Policy, Research and Development, New Jersey Department of State
Michele Tuck-Ponder, Executive Director/CEO, Destination Imagination
Joan Verplanck, President, Profit by Association

Staff

Jesse Burns, Executive Director
Helen Kioukis, Program Associate
Pat Thompson, Office Manager