Ocean County Trial Court Administrator's Office
The Trial Court Administrator's Office provides centralized management for the more than 400 Judiciary employees and for the services they perform. The office is responsible for case processing and case management within all of the Divisions.
The Assignment Judge and Trial Court Administrator are considered the "executive component" and work as a team to provide leadership for the Ocean County Judiciary. Marlene Lynch Ford is the Assignment Judge and presides in historic Courtroom #1 in the 1850 portion of the old courthouse building. Kenneth W. Kerwin the Trial Court Administrator with an office on the second floor of the Justice Complex.
Assisting Assignment Judge Ford in fulfilling the judiciary's mission are nine executive managers. Each manager is responsible for the administration of a Division. The Executive Team Members are:
Kenneth Kerwin - Trial Court Administrator
Lilia Lopez - Municipal Division Manager
Krystyna Carlino - Human Resources Division Manager
Jeanne Myers - Finance Division Manager
Terence J. Foley- Probation Division Manager
Jill Vito - Civil Division Manager
Michelle Tierney - Criminal Division Manager
Joseph A. Sclama - Family Division Manager
Steve Molyneux - Operations Division Manager
Michael Grosso - Technology Division Manager