John Zimmerman

Governing Body
Title: Council President
John Zimmerman, Jr.

About Councilman Zimmerman:

A devoted public servant and proud lifelong resident of Kenilworth, John has spent over 33 years in law enforcement protecting our community. As the retired Kenilworth Police Chief, he understands our small-town values and the special quality of life we enjoy. Active in the Kenilworth Municipal Drug Alliance, Union County and NJ State Police Chief's Associations, John, his wife Nancy and daughter Jenna know the value of hard work and looking out for their community. After graduating from David Brearley High School, John went on to earn a Degree in Criminal Justice from Union County College, and a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Individualized Studies and Administrative Science from Fairleigh Dickinson University.

Council Committees:

  • Public Safety - Chairman
  • Public Works
  • Recreation & Fire

Term Expires:  12/31/2024


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