Matthew von der Hayden, MPA, MBA, CFM, PMP

Township Administrator/ Director of Water & Sewer Utility

CRS (Community Rating Systems) Coordinator

Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator

Township Deputy Municipal Clerk  


Mr. von der Hayden started with Stafford Township in April of 2019 as the Township Administrator/ Director of Water & Sewer. He has experience in finance, project management, and grant writing. He has a Masters of Public Administration (MPA) from Villanova University, Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Rutgers University with a concentration in Finance and Accounting, and a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Biological Sciences from Rowan University. He also holds several relevant professional certifications.


  1. Matthew von der Hayden

    Township Administrator/Director of Water & Sewer/ Deputy Clerk

  2. Rachel Giolitto

    Deputy Township Administrator
    Phone: 609-597-1000, ext. 8509