Eatontown Borough | 47 Broad Street Eatontown, NJ 07724 | (732) 389-7600

Tonya Rivera

Biography: Councilwoman
Tonya Rivera

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Tonya is serving her first term on the Eatontown Borough Council. Tonya grew up in Monmouth County and has lived in Eatontown since she and her husband of thirteen years, bought their home here in 2017. Tonya has a Bachelors degree in English Literature from Rutgers University, a Master’s degree from Teachers College, Columbia University, and holds school supervisor and principal certificates. Tonya has worked in education for the past seventeen years, serving as high school English supervisor for the past eight years.

Tonya has been a member of the following organizations:

  •  Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
  •  National Council for Teacher’s of English
  •  New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association
  •  National Education Association

As a Councilwoman, Tonya’s duties include:

*         Chairperson of the Finance & Ordinance Committee

*         Member of the Fire, Water & Tenants Rights and Public Works

*         Council Liaison to the Human Relations Committee, Complete Streets, Multiple Dwelling Emergency Board, Rent Leveling Board, and Tenants Rights Committee