North Jersey Section
American Chemical Society

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2023 Executive Committee

Chair (2023)

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

Chair Elect (2024)

Dr. Sandra Keyser 
Rocket Pharmaceuticals
9 Cedarbrook Dr
Cranbury, NJ

Past Chair (2022)

Dr. Qi Gao
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)

Dr. 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
Mohammad Elshaer
Michael Peddicord


Kathleen Gilbert


Alan Cooper
Amanda Peterson Mann
Cecilia Marzabadi


Steven Silverman
Jasmine Lu

Justyna Sikorska

Other Contacts

Awards Committee Chair

Diane Krone

Website & Planning Committee Chair

Web Master
Paul Tukey

Alan Cooper
Cooper MedChem Consulting, LLC

Communications Chair

Kathleen Gilbert

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 Andrew B Auerbach
  • Mr Edgar C Baker
  • Mr Howard S Baker
  • Ms Trean Korbelak Blumenthal
  • Ms Howching Karen Chan
  • Dr Ismael Colon
  • Dr Alan Bruce Cooper
  • Dr Thomas Gerard Cullen
  • Dr Raymond Cvetovich
  • Dr Anneli Mirja De Paolis
  • Mr Charles M Delaney
  • Dr Allan B Furtek
  • Mr Joseph J Gregg
  • Mr Vincent P Gullo
  • Mr William K Hagmann
  • Mr James Francis Hains
  • Mr Stephen Alan Jacobs
  • Dr Gregory J Kaczorowski
  • Dr Bruce A Kaduk
  • Mr Kenneth J Kaufmann
  • Ms Lakshmi Khemani
  • Dr Walter Averill Korfmacher
  • Dr Hung Van Le
  • Mr Lawrence Joseph Lepore
  • Mr Louis M Maresca
  • Mr Bert Minerley II
  • Dr Henry J Mortko
  • Mr Carl A Perini
  • Dr Daniel George Phillips
  • Mr Robert M Pricone
  • Dr Donald Prentice Satchell Jr
  • Mr Arpad Savoly
  • Dr Irene Sawchyn
  • Dr Dalbir Singh Sethi
  • Dr Ali Uddin Shaikh
  • Dr Jerauld S Skotnicki
  • Dr John Joseph Tegeler
  • Mr Paul Daniel Tyma
  • Mr Robert John Winchurch
  • Mr Bernard Zimmerman

60-Year Members

  • Mr Joseph L Bach
  • Dr Raouf Botros
  • Dr Albert C Chen
  • Mr Robert Dworkin
  • Dr Gary J Gerardi
  • Mr William S Gilman
  • Mr John Hodgkiss
  • Dr Lester L Maravetz
  • Dr John J Rose
  • Mr Leo F Ryan
  • Mr Anthony Scerbo
  • Dr Leonard N Schoenberg
  • Mr Girish Chandulal Shah
  • Mr Peter Michael Swist
  • Dr Deger Tunc
  • Dr David G Vickroy
  • Mr Stanley Frank Wanat
  • Mr Jay Weinstein

70-Year Members

  • Dr Robert Leo Augustine
  • Ms Elizabeth Anne Bellamy
  • Dr Alfred Christian Glatz
  • Dr George Mortimer Kramer
  • Dr Nicholas George Lordi
  • Dr Walter Thomas Reichle
    • Mr Avery Rosegay
    • Dr Edwin A Schmall
    • Dr George Joseph Schmitt
    • Dr Arthur Leroy Squares
    • Mr Arthur Montgomery Thomas Jr
    • Mr Thomas Joseph Welsh Jr