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Morris Plains Recreation Commission

Volunteer Members are appointed by the Mayor for a five-year term to help plan and coordinate activities and events in the Borough, oversee the operation of Borough parks and allocation of the Recreation budget.

Morris Plains Recreation Commission Members

NameTitleTerm Expires*
Gerard SittmannChairman12/31/23
Kevin BodnarVice Chairman12/31/23
Michael BreslinMember12/31/25
Paul SambrowskiMember12/31/22
Mandy MarktMember12/31/24
Amy GervasioMember12/31/26
Meghan HoustonMember 
Jake CahillSummer Programs Director 
Elissa GagliardiEvents Coordinator 
Karleen LeaheyRecreation Director & Secretary 
Art Bruhn, Jr.Council Liaison 

*Members can be reappointed after term expires.


Recreation Commission Meetings are held at Morris Plains Borough Hall, Council Chambers commencing at 7:30 PM.

Meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of each month with the exception of November (3rd Thursday) and December  (2nd Thursday).


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Recreation Programs and Events

Visit our Recreation Events & Activities page for information.

Morris Plains Community Pool

Local Youth Recreational Sports

Local youth recreational leagues and clinics are available seasonally for basketball, softball/baseball, soccer, and swimming. These programs are organized independently of the Borough and are offered in partnership with Morris Plains Recreation Commission. Please visit our Sports Programs page for information.