Address : P.O Box 1069, Wildwood, NJ 08260, United States

Dean R. Marcolongo

Cape May County Surrogate

Dean Marcolongo, Esq., was elected in July of 2017 by the Cape May County Republican County Committee Persons to be the nominee for Cape May County Surrogate Judge. Dean has been an attorney with the Law Office of Nathan Van Embden for nineteen years, and prior to that was an attorney with Mazzoni, Marcolongo, and Hughes. His undergraduate degree is in Political Science from Stockton University and his Juris Doctorate is from Vermont Law School. He is a Superior Court Trained and Certified Mediator and is a member of the New Jersey Bar Association and Cape May County Bar Association.


Currently Dean serves as the Upper Township Zoning and Planning Board Solicitor, North Wildwood Planning/Zoning Board Solicitor, Avalon Planning/Zoning Board Solicitor, Cape May Point Planning and Zoning Board Solicitor, and Wildwood Planning/Zoning Board Solicitor. He has served as Prosecutor for both Upper Township and North Wildwood, and as Public Defender for Deerfield and Franklin Townships. He was elected as an Upper Township Committee Person in 1993, supervising numerous municipal departments.  He is a past President of the Upper Township Republican Organization.


Dean is a life-long resident of Cape May County, raised in North Wildwood and graduating from Wildwood Catholic High School. He is a member of the Upper Township Knights of Columbus and Church of the Resurrection, where he served as the Coordinator of the Church Building Committee. In his leisure time, Dean enjoys volunteering and playing golf. He lives in Marmora with his wife Carol. They have three grown daughters, all of whom attended Ocean City High School.


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2nd Vice Chair | Timothy Donohue

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Sergeant at Arms | Thomas Conrad


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