Joanne McGhee

Community Programs
Title: Office Manager
Phone: 908-277-2932
Joanne McGhee

Joanne has worked with the City of Summit for 42 years across several offices and departments. She is the second longest working employee with the City. Joanne started her career with the City in the Tax Assessor’s Office and then moved to the Building Department in 1982. In 1988, Joanne transitioned to the Department of Community Services where she remained until 1997, when she began her current position in the Department of Community Programs. Joanne serves as the Office Manager/Community Pass Recreation Systems Manager, where among other things, she is responsible for managing the Community Programs Registration System and serving as the point person for all related question and concerns. In 2008, Joanne was awarded the New Jersey Park Association Employee of the Year Award for her hard work and dedication. A graduate of Summit High School, Joanne is proud to be a part of the Summit community, where she currently resides with her husband, John. She enjoys traveling to both Arizona and Long Island where her two children currently reside with their spouses. Her daughter, Wendy, lives in Long Island with her firefighter husband and their two children, Gloria Joanne and Teddy Jr. Her son, John, resides in Arizona with his wife, Lorna and their daughter, Harper who was born in spring of 2015.

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