Chapter Elections

Chapter Election Announcement


This notice is to introduce all candidates running for election to office in the New Jersey Chapter for terms beginning October 1, 2019.

Please note that only Professional, Allied, and Industry Partner members in good standing as of October 1, 2018, are eligible to vote.

Voting will commence from June 10 – June 20

Directions for voting:

  1. Voting will be ONLY online.
  2. New this year:  You will receive a separate e-blast (via Constant Contact) where you will cast your vote.  There is only one vote per member.
  3. Voting eligibility:  Only Professional, Allied, and Industry Partner members in good standing as of October 1, 2018.
  4. Election results will be announced June 27th on and by e-blast to the membership.

For questions, contact the Chapter Administrator, at 732-787-5981 or

The current President-Elect, Linda Barrett Wagner, will be moving up to the President position in October.

At-Large Director, Terri Fiori, will remain to complete her term.

The current chapter officers and board members whose terms will expire on September 30, 2019:

Professional Development Director, Celeste Chirichello, ASID
Communications Director, Bruce Heyman, IP
Finance Director, Elliot Laniado, IP

Thank you to our outgoing members of the Board of Directors for work well done.


Thank you from the Nominating Committee, for taking the time to exercise your voting privilege.

Diane Goté, FASID, Nominating Committee Chair

Mary Sferra, ASID

Anna Maria Mannarino, Allied ASID

Mary Rita Louis, IP

Jodi Heimowitz, Allied ASID


The Nominees are:


Sandy Cabelis, Allied ASID – President-Elect  (1-Year Term)

Download Sandy's Bio


Christopher Farra, IP, Michelangelo Designs – Finance Director  (Two-Year Term)

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Virginia Liberato, Allied ASID – Professional Development Director  (Two-Year Term)

Download Virginia's Bio


Linda Kitson, Allied ASID – Communications Director  (Two-Year Term)

Download Linda's Bio


Charles Sacks, IP, CSS Lighting & Design Resource – Membership Director (One-Year Replacement Term)

Download Charles's Bio