Party Leaders

Republican Party Leaders

Bergen County Republican Organization

Paul DiGaetano, Chairman

BCRO Executive Board
Jamie Sheehan-Willis, Vice Chair
Anna Baldino, Deputy Chair
Brendan Quiñones, Deputy Vice Chair
Betty Krystyniak, Secretary
Janice Cassella, Assistant Secretary
Edward Johnson, Treasurer
Raymond Herr, Sergeant-at-Arms
Michael B. Ryan, Esq., Parliamentarian

NJ State GOP

NJ GOP Chairman Sam Raia

Samuel Raia, State Chairman

Ben Focarino

Benedict A. Focarino Darlene Shotmeyer


Darlene Shotmeyer

Bergen County’s State Committeeman and Committeewoman

District Chairs

(Bergen County Municipalities Shown)


District 32

(Bergen County Towns: Edgewater, Fairview)


District 35

(Bergen County Towns: Elmwood Park, Garfield)

Richard Mola, District Chair


District 36

(Bergen County Towns: Carlstadt, Cliffside Park, East Rutherford, Little Ferry, Lyndhurst, Moonachie, North Arlington, Ridgefield, Ridgefield Park, Rutherford, South Hackensack, Teterboro, Wallington, Wood-Ridge)

Joseph Crifasi, District Chair


District 37

(Alpine, Bogota, Cresskill, Englewood,  Englewood Cliffs, Fort Lee, Hackensack, Leonia, Northvale, Palisades Park, Teaneck, Tenafly)

Thomas Toscano, District Chair


District 38

(Bergen County Towns: Bergenfield, Fair Lawn, Glen Rock, Hasbrouck Heights, Hawthorne, Lodi, Maywood, New Milford, Oradell, Paramus, River Edge, Rochelle Park, Saddle Brook)

James Arakelian, District Chair


District 39

(Bergen County Towns: Closter, Demarest, Dumont, Emerson, Harrington Park, Haworth, Hillsdale, Mahwah, Montvale, Norwood, Oakland, Old Tappan, Park Ridge, Ramsey, River Vale, Saddle River, Upper Saddle River, Washington Township, Westwood, Woodcliff Lake)

Michael B. Ryan, Esq., District Chair


District 40

(Bergen County Towns:  Allendale, Franklin Lakes, Ho-Ho-Kus, Midland Park, Ridgewood, Waldwick, Wyckoff)

Christopher P. DePhillips, Esq., District Chair

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