José Fabrizzio Orozco: President
José Fabrizzio Orozco was born in Guayaquil, Ecuador as the youngest of five children. In Ecuador, he completed his high school studies at Colegio Javier in Guayaquil, a private Catholic school, and then went on to earn a bachelor’s degree in business administration from World Education Services. After graduating college, Orozco completed three Dale Carnegie courses in sales, personal development, and human services and launched his career in international sales management and business development in the chemical products industry. While in South America, he also worked part-time as an actor on TV sitcoms and comedy shows for years, living out his passion for performing. Orozco is an active community member both as a leader in his industry and a compassionate citizen. Professionally, he maintains the Presidency with the Lakewood Chamber of Commerce, Executive Board Sergeant of Arms of Howell Township and County Committee Man, and actively takes part in the New Jersey State Chamber of Commerce and Business Network International (BNI) as a Former Ambassador for Ocean County.
Menashe P. Miller: Executive Director
A life-long Ocean County resident and is currently serving a third term as the Deputy Mayor of Lakewood Township, New Jersey. He also serves in the United States Air Force Reserves as a military chaplain, where he holds the rank of Major. In addition, Miller is the part time Executive Director of the Lakewood Chamber of Commerce. Deputy Mayor Miller ran as a Republican in the 2003 elections and won a seat on the Lakewood Township committee. He served as a committeeman through 2009, having won the election in 2006 and 2009. In 2010 he was chosen by his fellow committeemen to serve as the deputy mayor. The following year, 2011, the township committee voted him in as mayor. Miller was again elected by the township committee as the mayor for the year of 2012. In 2014 Miller was re-elected mayor; he currently serves on the Lakewood Township Committee as Deputy Mayor together with Mayor Raymond Coles, Albert Ackerman, Mike D’Elia and Meir Lichtenstein.
Denise Esposito: Executive Assistant
Denise joined the Lakewood Chamber of Commerce in 2013 as the Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director, also acting as a liaison to the Board of Directors and the Chamber Membership. In her position, Denise handles office administration, event planning, membership, and social media. Denise has a background in sales, marketing and accounting, having previously worked in office, retail and direct sales positions. As the “face” of the Lakewood Chamber of Commerce, Denise is the first point of contact. She always exhibits a friendly smile and a dedication to serve the members and local businesses.