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city administrator

Leroy Joseph Jones,, American city administrator. Certified professional in banking. Named Outstanding Young Men of America, United States Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1980.

Background

Jones,, Leroy Joseph was born on September 5, 1957 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of LeRoy J. Senior and Rosan E. (Gordon) Jones.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Seton Hall University, 1979.

Career

Senior auditor, Chase Manhattan Bank, NA, New York City, 1979-1981;internal auditor, American Telephone & Telegraph Company Bell laboratories, Short Hills, New Jersey, 1981-1986;senior accountant specialist, American Telephone & Telegraph Company Corporation Headquarters, Berkeley Heights, New Jersey, 1986-1990;city administrator, City of East Orange, New Jersey, since 1990;assemblyman, New Jersey State Legislature, Trenton, since 1994. Freeholder Essex County Board Freeholders, Newark, 1988-1993.

Achievements

  • Certified professional in banking.

Membership

Honorary chairman Programs for Parents, Inc. Past chairman Senator Bradley's Young Citizens Award Committee. East Orange General Hospital board of trustees H. Phillip Randolph Institute.

Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Black United Fund, Orange-East Orange Optimist Club, Phi Sigma Alpha (Iota Delta chapter).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: exercising, tennis, reading.

Connections

Married Sandra Robinson Jones, July 10, 1982. Children: Dawn, Nadir, Amir, Tahir.

father:
LeRoy J. Senior Jones,

mother:
Rosan E. (Gordon) Jones,

spouse:
Sandra Robinson Jones

children:
Dawn Jones,

Nadir Jones,

Amir Jones,

Tahir Jones,