James Belford Damiano
James Belford Damiano is a lifelong resident of Little Falls and has served as Mayor since January 2017. Prior to being elected Mayor, he was a member of the Township Council where he sat for two years. Before serving on the Township Council, James was a member of the Passaic Valley Board of Education from 2008 through 2012. (Click for more)
Our Council Members
A thirty-year resident of Little Falls, Anthony Sgobba is married to his wife Marie, and they have twin children. He is a 1982 graduate of Passaic Valley High School and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University. In addition to being Council President of Little Falls, Anthony also is an owner of Sgobba Monument Works . ( Click for more)
Chris Vancheri has been a member of the Township Council since 2017. He has been a coach, commissioner and a board member of the Little Falls Athletic Club since 2011. He received a Bachelor's Degree in Communications from William Paterson University and is Vice-President of Healthcare at CoynePR. Chris lives on Hopson Avenue with his wife Sonia, daughter Isabel, and their son Evan. (Click for more)
Tanya Seber was elected to the Little Falls Township last November and has lived in the Township since 1991. Tanya serves on the Little Falls Municipal Alliance Committee and is also a volunteer with the Little Falls Athletic Club, where she assists with programs and activities that serve the residents of the Township. Tanya is a Senior Director at Whole Foods Market and has a Bachelor's Degree from William Paterson University. She and her husband Mark reside on Haines Place with their two children, Emma and Amy. (Click for more)
Al Kahwaty has been an active member of the Little Falls community for years. He has coached several baseball and soccer teams and is currently serving on the Township Planning Board and as the Chairman of the Passaic County Film Commission, where he helped create and raise funds for a grant of production equipment to local schools. Al has a degree in Theatre Arts with a minor in Business Administration from Rutgers University. He owns his own business, Kahwaty Media, and is launching another, Fashionable Closets, with a partner. Al and his wife, Anne live on Morningside Circle with their son, Michael. (Click for more)
Christine Hablitz is a longtime resident of the Singac section of Little Falls, where she and her husband Eric have raised their blended family of three children, all of whom have graduated or are currently attending the local school system.
Christine is a graduate of Eastwick College, where she earned a certificate in Medical Assisting. She has worked in the healthcare field for over 20 years, most recently as a medical assistant in a COVID-19 unit at Hackensack University Medical Center.
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Maria Cordonnier (retired)
Maria Cordonnier joined the Township Council in 2017. She was the Chairperson of the Little Falls Open Space and Grant Committee, and previously served on the Passaic County Open Space and Historical Preservation Committee. She served as President of the Transportation committee in 2017.
Maria was the Council Liaison to the Little Falls Business Association and a member of the Rotary Club of Passaic Valley and sat on the Senior Advisory Committee. Maria retired from the Council in August of 2020. (Click for More)