Staff & Board

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

Molly Barton
Kevin Chau
Joseph Ferrara
Dr. William Fritz
Amy McNeece
Travis Noyes
Patricia Ornst
Phil Rampulla
Dolly Smith
Carisa Sweeney
Amy Zavatto

Ilene GreinskyNew 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
Aileen Chumard Fuchs, President and CEO
Susannah Abbate, Director of Education & Engagement
Alba Aguirre, Housekeeper
Larry AndersonDirector of Special Projects
Connie Cordova, Housekeeping Supervisor
Eliza Diaz, Gardener
Maryellen Donnelly, Director of Operations
Makela Elvy, Compost Outreach Coordinator
Tiffany Feo, Office Administrator and Executive Assistant to the CEO
Ernesta Guzman, Gardener
Luisa Guzman, Housekeeper
Michael Handelman, Facilities Maintainer
Augustin Juarez, Gardener
Jenny Kelly, Director of Business Development
Sara Lacey, Director of Finance and Administration
Greg LordDirector of Horticulture 
Samuel Lozada, Gardener
Vincent Mangano, Accounting Assistant
Martin McCormack, Horticulturist
Jose Morales, Facilities Maintainer
Martha Neighbors, Vice President of Development & External Affairs
Ezra Pasackow, Farm Manager
Mario Pavia, Gardener
Bill Pepitone, Facilities & Operations Manager
Saul Porter, Operations & Business Coordinator
Shawna Salmon, Arts Production & Gallery Manager
Beth KingstonManager, Grants & Gifts
Meredith Sladek, Marketing & Communications Manager
Puiyan Taglianetti, Visitor Services & Education Coordinator
Melissa West, Vice President of Curation, Visual & Performing Arts

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