Staff & Board

BOARD OF DIRECTORS, Executive Committee
Mark Lauria Chairman of the Board 
Anita Laremont, Esq. First Vice Chairman
Brian Laline Secretary
John Alexander Treasurer
Alfred C. Cerullo, III
John P. Connors, Jr.
Ronald Altman, DDS

Molly Barton
Kevin Chau
Joseph Ferrara
Amy McNeece
Travis Noyes
Patricia Ornst
Dolly Smith

Marian FontanaNew York City Mayor’s Representative
Timothy Thayer, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs Representative
Stephen Malmberg, NYC Office of Management and Budget Representative
Jennifer Sammartino, Director of Communications & External Affairs for Staten Island Borough President James Oddo
Lynda Ricciardone, Borough Parks Commissioner, NYC Department of Parks & Recreation
Chris Rooney, Representative, SI Community Board #1
Carolee Fink, NYC Economic Development Corporation Representative
Robert Cohen, Emeritus Board Chair
Alice Diamond, Trustee Emeritus
Samir Farag, Emeritus Chairman
Ralph Lamberti, Emeritus Board Chair
Peter Salvatore, Trustee Emeritus
Allan Weissglass, Emeritus Board Chair 
Jeffrey Manzer, Chief Financial Officer and Interm CEO
Susannah Abbate, Education Coordinator
Larry Anderson, Director of Performing Arts & Production Management
Connie Cordova, Housekeeping Supervisor
Erik Danielson, NYC Compost Project Outreach Coordinator 
Gus DiLeo,
Operations Coordinator
Carol Hooper,
NYC Compost Project Manager
Jenny Kelly,
Business & Sales Associate
Sara Lacey,
Greg Lord
Director of Horticulture 
Judy Martinez 
Business and Finance
Janis Napoli,
Natalie Nowlen
NYC Compost Project Outreach Coordinator
Shephali Patel,
NYC Compost Project Compost & Farm Educator
Shawna Salmon,
Visual Arts Coordinator
Beth Scannapieco
Development Associate
Meredith Sladek,
Marketing and Communications Manager
Jenny Staley
Vice President of Operations
Thomas Tibbs, Sr.,
Chief of Security
Kaitlyn Walsh
Performing Arts Assistant
Melissa West
Vice President of Curation & Production
Christine Williams,
Business Development Associate
Jonathan Wilson
Heritage Farm Manager

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