Anthony J. Ammiano has served on the Township Committee since 2001, and served as Mayor in 2006, 2009 and 2012. He served as Deputy Mayor in 2003, 2013, 2014 and 2015. He has served on the Planning Board since 2000 and has resided in Freehold Township since 1996.
Ammiano serves as Chairman of the Finance & Administration and Vice Chairman of the Community Services & Activities Subcommittee. He is currently a member of the Board of Health and liaison to the Parks & Recreation Commission.
He has served on the Board of Trustees of the Newark AIDS Consortium, Inc. since June 1995 and has served on the Newark Housing Authority Scholarship Foundation since April 1989 and currently serves as Chairman. Ammiano has been active in the following organizations: Housing Authority of the City of Newark, Board of Commissions (Chairman and Vice Chairman), Board Member of St. Peter's Elementary School, Trustee North Ward First Aid Squad, Knights of Columbus #6042, North Ward Citizens Committee, Forest Hill Community Association, Essex County Republican Committee and North Ward Property Owners Association.
Ammiano has been active in a variety of community services. He received the Good Samaritan Award from the City of Albuquerque, Recognition Award from the Newark Municipal Council and Dedicated Service Awards from the North First Aid Squad and Residents for Community Action.
He is the Secretary/Treasurer/Chief Financial Officer for Del-Sano Contracting Corporation in Union. From 1980 to 1982, he served as Legislative Aide to Republican Assemblyman Anthony Imperiale.