North Jersey Section of the ACS

Chair (2012)

Jefferson Tilley
19 Evergreen Dr.
North Caldwell, NJ 07006
h: 973-226-5850
m: 973-723-6330

Chair-Elect (2013)

Dr Monica Sekharan
Assistant Research Professor
RCSB Protein Data Bank
Rutgers University
174 Frelinghuysen Rd
Piscataway, NJ 08854

Secretary (2013-2014)

Bettyann Howson
49 Pippins Way
Morristown, NJ 07960

Past-Chair (2012)

Amber Charlebois
FDU Chemistry Dept
285 Madsion Ave
Madison, NJ 07940
Tel: 973-919-3642

Treasurer (2013-2014)

Jackie Erickson
33 Ronald Road
Lake Hiawatha, NJ 07034
Tel: 973-889-2368

No. Jersey Section Office

Bettyann Howson
Chatham HS
49 Pippins Way
Morristown, NJ 07960
w: 973-635-9075
h: 973-822-2575


50-Year Members

Dr. Robert Alan Abrahams
Dr. David Charles Armbruster
Dr. Jean I. Armstrong
Mr. Martin Baum
Dr. Raymond A. Baylouny
Mr. Andrew James Brislin
Mr. David F Brusco
Dr. Albert A. Cevasco
Mr. Edward E. Chanod
Mr. Robert H. Dekker
Mr. Joseph A. Faccone
Dr. Robert M. Flora
Dr. Herbert H. Gary
Mr. Martin M. Grover
Mr. Ronald W. Gumbs
Dr. Stan S. Hall
Mr. Paul G. Hanke
Dr. Thomas D. Hoffman
Mr. Joseph John Howanitz
Mr. Mamoun Mahmoud Hussein
Dr. Charles Vincent Juelke
Dr. Sandor Karady
Dr. James Edgar Kuder
Dr. Peter Kulsa
Dr. Fuk L. Lam
Dr. John W. Liskowitz
Dr. Ronald K. Lustgarten
Dr. Shiro Matsuoka
Dr. Remi Henri Renard
Dr. John W. Scott
Dr. Samavedam Srinivasachari
Mr. Steve Stinson
Mr. Walter Van Wely Vink
Dr. Burton H. Waxman
Mr. Jerry Yadlowsky


60-Year Members

Dr. William L. Berry
Dr. Ronald C. Chisholm
Mr. Rudolph Di Giacomo
Dr. Mariano Andrew Guiducci
Dr. Carl E. Heath
Mr. John Imperante
Dr. Stanley Katz
Dr. Richard W. Kierstead
Dr. Peter B. Lederman
Mr. Robert Mac Farlane
Mr. George Oscar Morton
Mr. Charles F. Murphy
Dr. Charles B. Parisek
Dr. Walter John Polestak
Dr. Charles Paul Priesing
Dr. John F. Rakszawski
Ms. Mary E. Reilly
Mr. Harvey Reisman
Mr. Joseph A. Ruffing
Dr. Theodore Sall
Dr. Ronald R. Sauers
Dr. Edwin A. Schmall
Dr. Norman Slagg
Ms. Ann F. Smith
Mr. Henry R.Stoner
Dr. Daniel W. Thomas

Annual Reports

2005  |  2006  |  2007  |  2008PDF file  |  2009PDF file  |  2011PDF file  ]

No. Jersey Section's detailed 2013 Preliminary Calendar of Events: [ PDF | xls | html ]

[ BrochurePDF file ] for prospective new members

Next Exec. Committee Meeting

Date:   Monday, February 25, 2013
Time:   6:00 PM
Place:   Fairleigh Dickinson University
College at Florham
Hartman Lounge, Lenfell Hall (room to be confirmed)
in Hennessy Hall (a.k.a. The Mansion)

285 Madison Ave
Madison, NJ 07940

Note: the back entrance to the campus, closer to Rt 287, is at:

175 Park Ave
Florham Park, NJ 07932
Cost:   $5.00 - pizza dinner
Map:   Directions and maps can be found using MapQuest or Google Maps and one of the addresses above. A map of the campus can be found at

Reservations: call (732)463-7271 or email by the previous Wednesday

Section By-Laws

[ webpage | pdf ]

North Jersey Executive Committee
and Section Meetings

Invitation to All ACS members

Section officers, councilors, committee chairs, topical group chairs, and section event organizers meet regularly at the Executive Committee Meeting to discuss topics of importance to running the section and representing the membership. All ACS members are welcome to attend this meeting and to become more involved in section activities.

Meetings generally take place the last Monday of each month at 6:00 PM in Wright-Rieman 231 at the Rutgers Busch Campus in Piscataway NJ. Please see note above about making a reservation for dinner.

Councilors (Elected)


Susan Fahrenholtz
Maureen Chan
Michael Miller
Stan Hall
Diane Krone


Cecilia Marzabadi
Ray Baylouny
Allene Johnson
Landon Greene
Amber Charlebois


Les McQuire
Anita Brandolini
Jeannette Brown
Bill Suits


Kelly George
Bettyann Howson
Landon Greene
Ambarish Singh


Anne Kelly
Joseph Potenza
Alan Cooper


Jacqueline Erickson
John Sowa
Jefferson Tilley

Other Contacts

Awards Committee Chair

Dr. Michael M. Miller
Drug Discovery Chemistry
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
P.O. Box 5400
Princeton, NJ 08543-5400
Tel: 609-818-5639

Website & Planning Committee Chair

Alan Cooper
Cooper MedChem Consulting, LLC.

Publicity Chair

Jeannette Brown
Hillsborough, NJ 08844.
Tel: 908-239-1515
Fax: 908-874-6177