John Cesaro joined the freeholder board in June 2012 when he filled an unexpired term that ended Dec. 31, 2012. He served as deputy director of the freeholder board in 2015 and 2017.
He is a former Parsippany-Troy Hills councilman who served on that governing body from January 2006 until mid-June 2012. While he was on the township council he held the position of council president from 2008 – 2009.
Cesaro is a strong proponent of transparency in government and serves as a member of the freeholder Transparency Work Group since becoming a freeholder.
Freeholder Cesaro is a member of the Sons of Italy, the Parsippany Republican Club and the Parsippany Republican Committee.
A 25-year resident of Parsippany-Troy Hills, Cesaro is an attorney. He and his wife, Melissa, have two young children.