Jerry Guarino

Councilman Jerry Guarino

Jerry Guarino

Jerry Guarino will serve on the Council from 2012 to 2020. He can be reached at 973-902-1200 or by emailing Jerry Guarino



 Jerry is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University with a BA in Political Science. He has also completed post-graduate and continuing education coursework in public administration and risk management 

Professionally, Jerry has over 30 years experience as a financial executive for national retailers with experience in cash management, budget planning and control, internal and store audit, capital projects, store operations, and risk management. Jerry is currently the senior financial analyst for one of America's premier luxury retailers and is responsible for development and control of an annual budget of $200 million.

Community Involvement

Jerry has been an active member of the West Orange community since 1981. Over the past thirty-one years he has volunteered his time and expertise to community organizations and has served the Township as follows:

 Board Member- West Orange Rent Leveling Board

Chairman, Board Member- West Orange Main Street Development Corporation

Coach, Commissioner, Trustee - MountainTop League

Vice President, Secretary-Treasurer, MountainTop League

Board of Directors- West Orange Community House

Trustee, West Orange Scholarship Committee

Chairman, Gregory School PTA Strawberry Festival

Jerry is married to Robin Ginsberg (WOHS '71) and has two children, Brett (WOHS '01) and Mallory (WOHS '09). Jerry and his family reside in the Gregory neighborhood and are members of Temple Sharey Tefilo- Israel of South Orange.