Elected Officials

Board of Commissioners

Four Year Term Expiring at Noon on the day of Reorganizational Meeting.
Bethlehem Township Board of Supervisors
Thomas Nolan Thomas Nolan (Vice President)
R - 2020 (First Ward)
Contact: tnolan@bethlehemtownship.org

Tom Nolan has been involved with Bethlehem Township for the past 35 years, both as an elected official and as a volunteer. In addition to representing the residents of the First Ward, Commissioner Nolan represents the Township on the Bethlehem Area Library Board, the Northampton County Revenue & Economic Redevelopment Authority, Lehigh Valley Planning Commission, Two Rivers Council of Governments, and formerly on the Bethlehem Township Planning Commission for 26 years. Commissioner Nolan is retired from Bethlehem Steel and Lehigh Heavy Forge Corp. and resides with his wife Diane. He has two adult daughters, Bethany and Erin.

Michael Hudak Michael Hudak (President)
D - 2022 (Second Ward)
Contact: mhudak@bethlehemtownship.org

Michael Hudak is a 56-year resident of Bethlehem Township in the second ward. He has served as Township Commissioner since 2006. Commissioner Hudak has been married to Kathleen for 39 years and together they have three children and six grandchildren. Commissioner Hudak works in the HVAC and owns Silent Storm Karate Do, a school dedicated to teaching karate to deaf students.

John K. Gallagher John K. Gallagher
D - 2022 (Third Ward)
Contact: jgallagher@bethlehemtwp.com

John J. Merhottein John J. Merhottein
R - 2022 (Fourth Ward)
Contact: jmerhottein@bethlehemtownship.org

Malissa Davis Malissa Davis
D - 2020 (At-Large)
Contact: mdavis@bethlehemtownship.org

Malissa Davis has been a resident of Bethlehem Township for 12 years. She worked for 25 years for Foster Wheeler as a cost estimator, cost manager, proposal manager and contract liaison. She has a degree in economics from Colorado College. Her son and his family live in Palmer Township. She is an active volunteer with the Center for Animal Health and Welfare.

Township Tax Collector

Four Year Term expiring December 31st of designated year
Thomas G. Rutherford

Bethlehem Township
4225 Easton Avenue
Bethlehem, Pa. 18020
Phone: 610-814-6400
Fax: 610-814-6408
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