Through the Borough Administrator and his staff, the Department of Administration is tasked with the overall supervision and management of the Borough's operations.  The Administrator, as the Chief Appointed Official of the municipality, is responsible for carrying out the policies of the Governing Body and serves as an advisor to them.

Core Functions

  • Personnel Administration and labor negotiations
  • Administering the Health Benefits and Risk Management programs
  • Budget preparation and budget administration
  • Purchasing
  • Information Technology support

Other Important Functions

  • Review of Borough operations to improve efficiency and effectiveness
  • Provide input and assistance with long-range strategic planning
  • Management of special projects
  • Acting as a point of contact for the public's inquiries
  • Supporting Boards and Commissions as needed
  • Grants coordinator

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Richard Kunze Borough Administrator (201) 337-8111 ext. 2004
Kathy Gurney Confidential Secretary (201) 337-8111 ext. 2005
Michael Carelli Assistant to Administrator (201) 337-8111 ext. 2026