William “Bud” Ravitz
Bud has been a Project Manager for AT&T in Bedminster for almost a decade. His primary responsibility is managing multi-year, multi-million-dollar projects with a high impact on cost cutting via automation and/or streamlined business processes. Among his many achievements: Bud designed and spearheaded a reorganization of the vendor management information structure for AT&T’s worldwide suppliers into the AT&T Global Purchasing System, which increased billable revenue by more than $5 million.
Bud also served as President of a leading digital archiving company and grew the revenue by nearly 20 percent annually for the first five years. Additionally, he has a background in sales and market research.
His volunteer work includes serving on the Morris Township Economic Development Advisory Council, and he is a District Representative for the Morris Township Democratic Committee.
A father to three grown children, Bud is married to Lee Schwartzberg. He is also a former Vice President of the Jewish Community Center of Belle Mead.
In 2019, Bud made his first run for Morris Township Committee and lost by only eight votes to incumbent Republican Peter Mancuso, a former mayor who has served on the Committee for more than 20 years.
Bud holds a BA in Management Systems Analysis from California State University, Fullerton, and two master’s degrees: an MA in Educational Leadership from The College of New Jersey and a master of science in Systems Analysis and Design from Kean University.
Bud, his wife Lee, and their dog Abby