Department of Human Services

Recreation Office and Counseling Office

Judi Johnson Recreation Director
Responsibilities include overseeing recreation programs, parks and facilities, renovations and capital projects.

Sharon Moleski, MA, LPC, LCADC, CCMHC, NCC, ACS, CCS  Community Services Director

Sharon Moleski is director of the Community Services Program and co-director of the Department of  Human Services. She has extensive experience in counseling and treatment of drug and alcohol addiction. She supervises the department's counseling staff, directs the training of counseling interns and supervises outreach programs to seniors and youth.

Counseling Staff

Rosbel Puello, MA, LAC Rosbel Puello works with adults and youth, counseling individuals, couples and families with a wide range of concerns.  In addition, she provides counseling services to the Township of Ocean Intermediate School. She has a master's degree in clinical mental health counseling from Georgian Court University and is a Licensed Associate Counselor. She is fluent in two languages and works with both Spanish and English speaking clients.

Stephen Marks, MA, LAC  Stephen Marks bases his practice on the principles of cognitive and reality therapies, focusing on helping clients develop strategies for leading more adaptive and self-motivated lives through clearer thinking, improved communication and more directed decision making. He works with adults, adolescents and families in areas including anxiety, depression, codependency, substance use and relationship conflict. He has a master's degree in clinical mental health counseling from Georgian Court University and is a Licensed Associate Counselor. He has facilitated adult groups for anger management, male perpetrators of domestic violence and substance abuse, along with healthy development groups for adolescent males.

Jennifer Fria, MA, MS, LAC, NCC Jennifer Fria works with adults, youth and families on issues that include anxiety, depression, substance use, parenting, relationships and emotional regulation. She uses a holistic approach to therapy, integrating Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Psychodynamic, Family Systems, Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Solution-Focused Therapy to best fit the client's needs.  She is a Licensed Associate Counselor and has a master's degree in applied psychology from New York University and a master's degree in mental health counseling from Monmouth University. She holds a specialization in couples and family counseling and is a certified school counselor.

Jennifer Appio Jennifer Appio serves as administrative assistant for the Community Services Department and handles the scheduling for the counseling staff and programs. She also coordinates the transportation program the serves the Township's seniors.

Recreation Staff

Aaron Miller — Recreation Program Coordinator
Coordinates Summer Recreation and Project Extend, oversees teen and adult recreation programs and facilitates indoor facility scheduling.

Kristen Weber — Recreation Program Coordinator
Coordinates youth soccer and basketball, oversees recreation programs including youth & adult sports and facilitates outdoor facility scheduling.

Support Staff

Bob Bortolameotti — Receptionist
Coordinates Meals on Wheels program and assists with facility scheduling.

Laurie McGrath — Administrative Assistant

John Klenk — Maintenance Supervisor

Contact Information

Office Phone: 732-531-2600 
Fax: 732-517-8567

Location: 601 Deal Road
Ocean, NJ  07712