About us

The Greater Newton Chamber of Commerce is an organization of businesses and professional people in Sussex County, New Jersey working together to further economic development, community improvement, and civic responsibility. We are a non-profit organization whose major concern and commitment is to further the interest of the business community in the greater Newton area.

The GNCC works to establish new businesses, relocate existing business in the community, and assist our valued members with their specific needs. We are the proud sponsor of many public events and pleased to have established educational scholarships that have had a direct impact on our community.

Executive Director

Michele Egan


2021 Officers

Mel Dennison, President
Kimberly Williams, Vice President
Roxanne De Mauro, Treasurer
Sandra Diglio, Secretary

Board of Directors

Term Expires in 2022Term Expires in 2023Term Expires in 2024
Cindy Allen, Suite Travel Designers – Cruise Planners

Hope Hurley,

Mel Dennison, Balance Accounting & Financial Services LLC

Orlando R. Rodriguez, Law Office of Orlando R. Rodriguez
Bonnie Bitondo, Maxwell & Molly’s Closet

Stan Kula, Sussex County Community College Foundation

Robert Woods,
Newton Pride Foundation
Sandra Diglio,
Councilwoman, Town of Newton

Roxanne De Mauro, The Mitchell Agency
The individual currently serving as the Director of Community Development for the Town of Newton (currently, Kimberly Williams) is automatically a member of the Board of Directors.

Alternate Board Member: Seat open


The GNCC by-laws were last updated in January 2021. See the current by-laws here.