Chairwoman

Commissioner Norma Gonzalez is A lifelong resident of the City of Newark with vast experience in the private sector, municipal, state and federal government policies and procedures. She is presently a Director at Newark Community Economic Development Corp, Newark CEDC.
She was previously the Assistant Businesses Administrator and Director of Workforce Training for the City of Newark. She is skilled in legislation, department financial budgets, procurement, contract compliance, human resource and staff development. She attended Rutgers University and has several certifications/licenses and real estate, federal/state budgeting, audit and administration of municipal funds.
 

Vice-Chairperson

Commissioner Brian K. Logan is a retired Newark Police Officer and lifelong Newark resident. He is a graduate of Weequahic High School and currently serves as the Head of Football coach for the high school. Logan is also a Security Supervisor for Delta Global Services. Since 2012, Logan has been serving the Newark Community as a Board Member of Weequahic High School Alumni Association, Board Member of Weequahic High School Father’s Club and Newark South Ward District Leader – 44.

Treasurer

Commissioner Fausto Baez was appointed as a member to the Board of Commissioners on April 29, 2016.  Mr. Baez currently serves as the Director of the Dominican Parade and Festival of Essex County.   Mr. Baez is an active resident in his community who has been recognized by the city for his participation in various community engagement activities.

Commissioner

Commissioner Patrick Council Bio to be posted

Commissioner

Commissioner Alif Muhammad is a businessman, philanthropist and most of all, a lifetime resident of Newark. He currently owns a private school in Downtown Newark on Broad Street. The school helps at-risk high school students to adults earn their high school diplomas and to date, the school has graduated more than 2,000 students. Muhammad has helped over 100 high school student athletes’ work on getting qualifying Division I Sports Scholarships.

Commissioner

Commissioner Imam Daud-Haqq  Bio to be posted