North Jersey Section
American Chemical Society

Executive Committee – broken

Annual Reports, Brochures, Bylaws, Documents

2022 Executive Committee

Chair (2022)

Dr. Qi Gao
Merck & Co., Inc.
126 E Lincoln Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065

Chair Elect (2023)

Justyna Sikorska
Merck & Co., Inc.
2015 Galloping Hill Rd
Kenilworth, NJ 07033
Tel: 908-740-2867

Past Chair (2021)

Mirlinda Biba
Merck & Co., Inc.
126 E Lincoln Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065

Secretary (2021-2023)

Bettyann Howson
49 Pippins Way
Morris Township, NJ 07960
h: (973) 822-2575

Treasurer (2022-2024)

Miriam Gulotta
University Lecturer
Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 596-2943
Cell: 201-414-3819

No. Jersey Section Office

Bettyann Howson
49 Pippins Way
Morris Township NJ 07960
(973) 822-2575

Councilors (Elected)


Monica Sekharan
Diane Krone

Robert Menger
Michael Peddicord (2022 only)


Miriam Gulotta
Yalan Xing
Lynda Box


Bettyann Howson
Sandra Keyser


Les McQuire


Alan Cooper
Amanda Peterson Mann
Cecilia Marzabadi

Steven Silverman
Jasmine Lu

Justyna Sikorska

Other Contacts

Awards Committee Chair

Dr. Les McQuire
ACS North Jersey Section Awards Chair
17 Crown Drive,
Warren NJ 07059

Website & Planning Committee Chair

Web Master
Paul Tukey

Alan Cooper
Cooper MedChem Consulting, LLC

Publicity Chair

Jeannette Brown
Hillsborough, NJ 08844.
Tel: 908-239-1515
Fax: 908-874-6177

Congratulations are in order to the members of the North Jersey Section who have reached 50, 60 and 70 years of service! We will honor and thank them for their service at the section’s Award Banquet on May 22, 2017.

Join us as we honor our volunteers and honor student

Date::::::: Monday, May 22, 2017
Times:::::: 4:30 PM Social
:::::::::::::::: 5:30 PM Dinner and Presentation of Certificates and Awards
Place::::::: Fairleigh Dickinson University
:::::::::::::::: College at Florham, Lenfell Hall in The Mansion
:::::::::::::::: Madison, NJ
Cost:::::::: $35.00 (payable at the door)
Register:: [ here ]


Directions to campus and a campus map can be found at


Please make your reservation at our website, by Friday, May 12, 2017


Call (973)822-2575 or e-mail

50-Year Members

  • Mr. Mushtaq Ahmad
  • Dr. Ronald Wayne Britt
  • Mr. Arthur M. Chagares
  • Dr. Yao Ming Cheng
  • Dr. Eui Won Choe
  • Dr. Barrington Cross
  • Mr. James P. Dillon
  • Mr. Ralph William Eberly, Jr
  • Dr. C. Anderson Evans
  • Dr. Seymour Grey
  • Dr. Fu Chih Huang
  • Dr. John Leonard Isidor
  • Dr. Sury Iyer
  • Dr. Rudolph Kassinger
  • Dr. William David Kwalwasser
  • Mr. Alan Bart Levy
  • Mr. Pradeep Madan
  • Dr. Thomas Anton Maldacker
  • Mr. William Louis Mandella
  • Dr. F. Wyman Morgan
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Morrison
  • Dr. Bernard Ray Neustadt
  • Mr. Ralph Harry Obenauf, Jr
  • Prof. Ramesh C. Pandey
  • Dr. Angelo Joseph Perna
  • Dr. Michael A. Pesce
  • Mr. Stephen Barrett Shear
  • Dr. Peter Shubiak
  • Mr. Roger Grant Smith
  • Dr. Chalapathi Rao Surapaneni
  • Dr. Michael Dennis Swerdloff
  • Dr. Reginald Percy T. Tomkins
  • Mr. Arthur A. Tracton
  • Dr. Joan S. Tscherne
  • Dr. Constantine Tsonopoulos
  • Mrs. Linda A. Vag
  • Dr. Isidoros Vlattas
  • Dr. Richard Hsu Shien Wang

60-Year Members

  • Dr. Robert Barnes
  • Mr. Lester I. Barsky
  • Dr. William Bartok
  • Mr. William F. Beach
  • Mr. Abe Berger
  • Dr. Gilbert W. Burton
  • Mr. Radko C. Chudacek
  • Mr. Jerome M. Cinnamon
  • Mr. Frank J. Dzierzanowski
  • Mr. Terry Gerstein
  • Mr. Floyd T. Kalish
  • Dr. John Kazan
  • Mr. T. Robert Luisi
  • Dr. Jerome B. Marks
  • Mr. Michael J. Martell
  • Dr. Louis R. Matlack
  • Mr. Raymond J. Mucci
  • Mr. K. Muller
  • Dr. Orest Popovych
  • Mr. Fred Louis Schmitt
  • Dr. John P. Sibilia
  • Mr. John S. Smith
  • Dr. Barry L. Tarmy
  • Dr. Thomas J. Wallace
  • Mr. Aaron J. Zale

70-Year Members

  • Mr. Eugene Balzer
  • Mr. William Joseph Leanza
  • Dr. Jerry Peter Milionis
  • Dr. Robert Jules Perkel
  • Dr. Eric Jacob Simon