Councilwoman Selvie Nikaj

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Longtime Cliffside Park resident Selvie Nikaj is currently serving her first term on the council. She formerly served as President of the Cliffside Park Board of Education.

During her tenure on the board, Selvie used a 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.

Selvie 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 formerly as treasurer of the Cliffside Park Democratic Organization for 10 years. Additionally, Selvie is active in the PTA and a strong supporter of the borough’s recreation programs. She previously was on the rent leveling board.

Selvie and her husband Dean reside on Knox Avenue with their three children.