The mission of the Thomas Edison Center is to honor the memory of Thomas A. Edison and educate the public about Edison, his significant accomplishments at this site, and his impact on modern research and development. Located in Edison Township and within Edison State Park, the Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park consists of the Art Deco Edison Memorial Tower and a small museum and education center devoted to Thomas Alva Edison’s time of immense creativity at Menlo Park.
The Center and the Park are jointly administered by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection’s Division of Parks & Forestry; the Township of Edison; and the non-profit Edison Memorial Tower Corporation, dba / Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park.
Edison Memorial Tower Corporation
Len Sendelsky, Chair
Dr. Paul Israel, Vice-Chair
John Zemkoski, Treasurer
Margaret Inglese, Secretary
Joseph Lombardi, Esq.
Satish Poondi, Esq.
Ex Officio Trustees
Thomas Lankey, Edison Township Mayor
Dr. Richard O’Malley, Superintendent, Edison Board of Education
Honorable Robert Karabinchak, Assemblyman
Kathleen Carlucci, Museum Director
Michael Palac, Curator/Educator
MaryLyn Burylo, Office Manager