Steve DiDonato

Mayor

Wife: Debra (Perna) DiDonato
Children: Christina Dillon (Drew) & Matthew DiDonato
Grandchildren: Filomena and Luke Dillon
Graduate: Hammonton High School

  • Mayor of the Town of Hammonton
  • First Elected Mayor in 2009
  • Former Hammonton School Board Member, Finance Committee Chairperson
  • President of DiDonato Family Fun Center and the Alley Bar & Grille
  • Owner KMD Construction - A Residential and Commercial Contractor
  • Co-Chair of the Hammonton Coronavirus Task Force – Steering Committee
  • Chairperson of the Stockton University - Hammonton Building Committee
  • Sponsor of Numerous Sports Teams, including Little League & Youth Soccer
  • Member &apm; Past Trustee of the Hammonton Chamber of Commerce
  • Former Member of the Hammonton Planning Board
  • Past President of the Hammonton Education Foundation
  • Former Member of the Hammonton Lions Club
  • Treasurer for Bowling Proprietors Association of America

Tom Gribbin

Deputy Mayor and Councilman

Wife: Sarah (Deyo) Gribbin
Children: Grace, Brynn and Paige
Graduate: Villanova University, B.A. in Political Science
Graduate: Duquesne University School of Law

  • Current Deputy Mayor of the Town of Hammonton
  • First Elected to Town Council in 2009
  • An Attorney with Offices in New Jersey and Philadelphia Experienced in
    Small Business and Labor Law
  • Certified New Jersey Land Use Law & Planning Official
  • Chairman of the Town of Hammonton Administration Committee
  • Former Member of the Hammonton Zoning Board
  • Former Member of the Hammonton Planning Board
  • Named Top 40 Under 40 in 2015 by AC Weekly Magazine
  • Active Parishioner of St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Parish
  • Coach for the Hammonton Little League and Hammonton Youth Soccer Association
  • Former Board Member of the Hammonton Swim Club
  • Co-Host of the Hammonton New Years Eve Bash & Blueberry Drop


Sam Rodio

Councilman

Wife: Bernadette Macrie Rodio
Children: Sam Rodio, Jr., Michael Rodio & Carolyn Baske (Jonathan)
Graduate: Hammonton High School

  • First Elected to Town Council in 2008
  • Owner of Sam Rodio Produce, LLC, a Fruit and Produce Distributor Headquartered in Hammonton
  • Former Deputy Mayor of the Town of Hammonton, appointed by Mayor Steve DiDonato
  • Founding President of Hammonton First
  • Current Chairperson of the Public Works & Transportation Committee
  • Member of the Hammonton Parks & Recreation Commission
  • Member of the Sons of Italy Lodge #1658
  • Former Member of the Hammonton Zoning Board
  • Former Assistant Baseball Coach for the Hammonton Little League
  • Member of the Hammonton Kiwanis Club

Jonathan Oliva

Councilman

Wife: Amanda (Sura) Oliva
Children: Carmen Oliva
Graduate: Hammonton High School
Graduate: Rutgers University, B.S. in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

  • Current Councilman for the Town of Hammonton
  • First Elected to Office in 2019
  • Current Chairman of the Town of Hammonton Quality of Life Committee
  • Current Chairman of the Town of Hammonton Business & Industry Committee
  • Current Co-Chair of the Town of Hammonton Economic Impact Committee
  • Named Top 40 Under 40 in 2020 by AC Weekly Magazine
  • Manager of Engineering Services at South Jersey Gas Company
  • Certified New Jersey Land Use Law & Planning Official
  • Current Member of the Hammonton Planning Board
  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) & Certified Planning Engineering (CPE)
  • Member of Sons of Italy Lodge #1658
  • Rutgers University Design Thinking Advisory Board Member
  • Hammonton ECEC School Wide Planning Team Member
  • Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Life Long Resident of Hammonton


Steve Furgione

Councilman

Wife: Brandy (Morganti) Furgione
Children: Lorenza & Giacomo
Graduate: Hammonton High School
Graduate: Penn State University, B.S. in Finance

  • First Elected to Town Council in 2012
  • Owner of TLC Landscape Co. a Full Service Commercial Landscape Maintenance Company Servicing the South Jersey Area.
  • Chairperson of the Water & Sewer Committee Since 2016
  • Current Member of the Public Works Committee
  • Current Member of the Hammonton Airport Committee
  • Parks and Recreation Commission Member
  • Former Chairperson of the Quality of Life Committee, Education Committee and
  • Business & Industry Committee
  • Current Head Coach for HYSA Travel Soccer Program
  • Current Head Coach for Hammonton Little League Softball
  • Member of the New Jersey Farm Bureau

Bill Olivo

Councilman

Wife: Melanie (Saia) Olivo
Children: Caitlin Cifaloglio (Vince) & Jason Olivo (Katie)
Granddaughter: Josephine Cifaloglio
Graduate: St. Joseph High School
Graduate: Philadelphia College of Pharmacy (Now University of the Sciences)

  • First Elected to Town Council in 2001
  • One of the Original 11 Co-Founders of Hammonton First in 2005
  • Grew Up Working in Olivo’s Thriftway Market
  • Previously Owned Medford Chemist Shoppe Pharmacy for 20 Years
  • Former Partner of Bellevue Drug in Hammonton
  • Currently Employed with CVS Pharmacy in Mt. Holly
  • Former Member of the Hammonton Planning Board and Park & Recreation Commission
  • Former Member of the Ad-Hoc Committee for the Boyer Avenue Recreation Project
  • Actively Involved Member in the Selection of the Current Town Hall Site
  • Former President & Coach of the Hammonton Youth Soccer Association

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PO Box 112 Hammonton, NJ 08037