Finance Department

The Finance Department is responsible for the receipt, safeguarding, investment, and disbursement of municipal funds, which include purchasing, tax collection, accounts payable, pension and payroll.

The Finance Office oversees the operations of the Tax Collector’s Office, the Tax Assessor’s Office, Purchasing Office, Water/Sewer Utility, and the Beach Utility.

In addition, the Finance Department is responsible for:

  • Creating the annual operations and capital budget
  • Tracking expenditures against the budget
  • Submitting the budget approved by the governing body to the State of New Jersey
  • Reporting budget status to the governing body on an ongoing basis

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Amy Spera CFO (732) 223-0544 ext. 330
Kathy Salerno Accounts Payable (732)223-0544 ext. 237
MaryEllen Karamus Tax Collector (732) 223-0544 ext. 239
Robyn A. Palughi Tax Assessor (732) 223-0544 ext 238
Patricia Lang Payroll Clerk/Finance (732) 223-0544 ext. 240