• The district's central office is located at 345 Plainfield Ave. in Berkeley Heights. It is housed in a red building on the same campus of Columbia Middle School. The superintendent's office, human resources, the business office, transportation, food services, the child study team, and the district supervisors' offices are all located in this building. All staff can be reached by dialing 908-464-1718 and then entering the extension below.
    Superintendent's Office
    Name Extension Position
    Dr. Melissa Varley 1010 Superintendent of Schools
    Dr. David Greer 1020 Assistant Superintendent of Schools
    Marybeth Kopacz 1065 Assistant Superintendent of Schools
    Diane Azalone 1000 Assistant to the Superintendent
    Yuthika Deva 1020 Confidential Administrative Assistant To The Assistant Superintendent
    Sarah Latzke 1010 Executive Assistant to the Superintendent / HR Specialist
    Department of Special Services
    Name Extension Position
    Michele Gardner
    1800 Director of Special Education
    Kevin Morra 1800 Supervisor of Special Education, District Summer School, 6-12 In-District Sp Ed Programs, 6-12 Special Ed Teachers, 6-12 Special Ed Aides, 6-12 testing/APA, 
    Directors & Supervisors
    Name Extension Position
    Ashley Janosko 2600 K- 12 Director of Guidance, 9-12 Testing, SAC
    Drew Ziobro 1710 District Supervisor 6-12 Math, 6-12 BSI, 9-12 Business, 6-12 Practical Arts, 6-12 Family & Consumer Sci., STEAM Academy, K-12 Math Assessments

    Dennis Dagounis
    1720 District Supervisor, AP Capstone, 6-12 Science, K-8 Computers, K-12 Art, K-12 Science Assessments
    Laurie Scott 1740 District Supervisor 6-12 Language Arts, K-12 Media Specialists, K-12 Music, 6-12 BSI, K-12 LAL Assessments, Project Connect
    Stephen Hopkins 1750 Director of Special Projects, District Supervisor 6-12 Social Studies, 1-12 World Language
    Ann Clifton 2545 Director of Athletics & Supervisor 6-12 PE/Health and Athletic Trainer
    AdministratorBusiness Office
    Name Extension Position
    Julie Kot 1400 Business Administrator & Board Secretary
    Samantha Oates 1400 Assistant To The Business Administrator/Board Secretary
    Richard Romano 1470 Supervisor, Buildings and Grounds
    Lisa McAdam 1450 Budget, Accounting and Reporting Specialist
    Nancy Floyd 1455

    Bookkeeper/Confidential Administrative Assistant to the Business Administrator/Accounts Receivable/ Benefits Representative

    Alicia Bongiovanni 1410 Accounts Payable
    Kelly Sheehan 1930 Transportation Supervisor/ Assistant to Buildings and Grounds
    Clarissa Candelaria  1910 Transportation Coordinator
    Crissy Figueroa 1920 Food Service Director