Councilwoman Selvie Nikaj

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Committee Assignments 2019: Recreation, Insurance, Safety Commission, Liaison to the Board of Education

Longtime Cliffside Park resident Selvie Nikaj is currently serving her first term on the council. Her past credentials include the title of President of the Cliffside Park Board of Education. During her tenure on the board since 2015, Selvie used her wealth of management and financial skills to help provide the students the highest level of educational programs while also negotiating contracts for the district. She also presides over the CPHS scholarship fund. She has worked for 22 years at Calabrese Realty Group, including the past 13 years as its executive administrator. She has managed various real estate developments across Bergen County. Selvie has served as a Democratic Committeewoman since 2004 and as treasurer of the Cliffside Park Democratic Organization for 10 years and was previously on the rent leveling board. She is active in the PTA and a strong supporter of the borough’s recreation programs. Selvie and her husband Dean reside on Knox Avenue with their three children.