Mayor Michael Melham
Term Ends 2026
Michael Melham was born and raised in Belleville and is a graduate of the Belleville Public School System. He received a BA in Communications from William Paterson University and is seeking a Masters in City & Regional Planning.
An established entrepreneur and local government communications professional, Michael previously served as a Councilman of Belleville from 2000 to 2004 and returned to public service in 2018 when he was elected Mayor.
A firm believer in a #BetterBelleville, Michael has been investing in the prosperity of his hometown for many years. In 2005 he founded AlphaDog Solutions, a local government communications company, and set up shop not far from his childhood home. He continues to invest in Belleville and owns several properties throughout the Township.