NAPO Northern New Jersey

NAPO NNJ Executive Board

President: Andrea Walker, Smartly Organized, LLC

(917) 846-9953,

I am delighted to step into an even greater leadership role serving as President.  Prior to assuming this new role I served as the board’s Director at Large and before that Director of Marketing.  Both positions afforded me many opportunities to support and advance the growth of our chapter.   I look forward to helping our members take advantage of educational and networking opportunities and to widening the awareness of the professional organizing industry within our communities. 


Vice President: Katie Tracy, Simple Spaces, LLC

 (732) 610-6655, 

I am the owner of Simple Spaces, LLC out of Parlin, NJ.  I was a member of the NNJ Marketing Committee from 2011 to 2013 and served on the 2012-2015 Executive Board as Secretary. It is my aim to increase the value of your NNJ membership through professional development,  networking opportunities, and increasing industry awareness. 

Secretary: Deirdre Smith, Happy Place Organizing

(201) 674-1474,

I am the owner of Happy Place Organizing serving Bergen County and surrounding areas.  I have been a member of NAPO-NNJ for three years, and I've helped on various small projects. I am excited to take a more active role and look forward to supporting the growth of our Chapter as your Secretary.

Treasurer: Dana Freiburg, Organization Central

(732) 739-5341,

I am the owner of Organization Central, a company which offers space planning and organizing solutions for home and small businesses. This is my third term on the Executive Board as Treasurer. During my tenure I have improved the reporting and financial management of our Chapter finances, enabling us to provide superlative programming to our membership. It is my goal to continue to improve reporting and support the Chapter growth and development.    
Director At Large: Deborah GussoffIn Order, Inc. 

(973) 334-3477,

I’m Deborah Gussoff of In Order, Inc.  I’ve been a Professional Organizer for the last 20 years and I became a member of the Inaugural Class of Certified Professional Organizers in 2007.  I was one of the original founding members ofNAPO-NNJ, so I’ve been around since the chapter was a “chapter-in-formation.” After serving on the board as Chapter Treasurer from 2006-2010, I took a hiatus. I rejoined in 2014 as Vice President and look forward to continuing on the board as your Director at Large.


Director of AdministrationTaryn Lamb, Organized Havens, LLC

(732) 690-3807,

I started my business, Organized Havens, LLC, in 2006. I served on the boardof NAPO NNJ as Director of Membership for six years before moving to my current position as Director of Administration. It has been a pleasure working with many NAPO NNJ members throughout the years, and I look forward to helping our chapter continue to grow in the coming years. 

Director of Membership: Kathe Roberts, Top To Bottom Organization, LLC

I am the owner of Top To Bottom Organization, LLC and have been a member of NAPO and NAPO-NNJ since 2007, and a Golden Circle Member since 2012.  Previously I had the pleasure to serve on the Board for three years as Director of Administration. I look forward to my second year as your Director of Membership where I will focus on  enhancing the experience of our new members and guests.

Director of Professional Development & Programs: Jill Iorio, All Wrapped Up LLC

(201) 906-5777,

I have been actively working as a professional organizer, specializing in Downsizing and Moving since 2007. I am an active Member of NAPO- NNJ,NAPO Virtual Chapter and on the NASMM University of Advancement (UAC) Committee. I am continually learning to enhance both myself and my services to educate my clients. I am excited to help bring some new programming ideas to the chapter. I look forward to sharing and learning together!

Director of Communication & TechnologyRuss Tybus, Morris Organizers, LLC

(973) 531-7391,

I am the co-founder of Morris Organizers, LLC, and have been a member of NAPO and NAPO-NNJ since 2012. For the past year I served as the chapter Librarian, overseeing our digital media archives. As the Director of Communication and Technology, I look forward to taking a more active role in the chapter, and  hope to provide chapter members and clients with an easy-to-use experience at

Director of Associate Members:  Jean Marie HerronPOSSE Partners, LLC

(201) 406-9643,

 I am the owner of POSSE Partners, LLC which specializes in residential organizing in the northern New Jersey area in and around Bergen County. I have held several positions on the NAPO-NNJ Board since 2005 in my early years of business and now as a Golden Circle member.  As my business has expanded I am looking to leverage my experience as your new Director of Associate Members where I will focus on expanding our associate membership ranks and growing the partnership between organizers and associates. 

Director of Marketing: Lara Holt, The Well Ordered Life, LLC

(609) 945-1795,

 I am the owner of The Well-Ordered Life, LLC and have been a member ofNAPO-NNJ since 2013.  This is my second term as Director of Marketing.  My plan is to continue carrying out the current vision of increasing public awareness of our Chapter and of our profession in general with an emphasis on social media. It would be an honor to continue to serve our Chapter in this role.

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