Mayor James R. Barberio is pleased to announce that Joseph A. Kovalcik, Jr. has been appointed as the Director of Finance, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Comptroller for the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills, Morris County’s largest municipality.
Mr. Kovalcik has worked for the County of Morris since October 2000, and has served as the Assistant County Treasurer since January 2003. He previously served as Chief Financial Officer for the Boroughs of Mount Arlington and Stanhope.
He is also an adjunct instructor for the Rutgers Center for Government Services, teaching courses in the Financial Management Program.
A graduate of Montclair State University, Mr. Kovalcik is a Certified Municipal Finance Officer and Certified County Finance Officer. He serves on the Executive Board of the Government Finance Officers Association of New Jersey (GFOA) and is a Member of the Board of Examiners for the state-administered Certified Municipal Finance Officer Exam.
Mr. Kovalcik received stellar references from many County and local elected and appointed officials and finance professionals. He replaces Ruby Malcolm, who served the Township of Parsippany more than 29 years.
Mr. Kovalcik is a lifelong resident of Roxbury and a die-hard Yankees fan.