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LICF Board of Advisors

The LICF is guided by the experience and acumen of a Board of Advisors comprised of philanthropists, community activists, attorneys, educators, accountants, nonprofit executives, and the business people who helped build Long Island's economy. The Board meets every other month to guide LICF's grantmaking and program direction.


Patricia Galteri, Esq.

Partner, Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C.


Patricia C. Marcin, Esq.
Vice Chair

Partner, Farrell Fritz, P.C.

Natalie Abatemarco
Managing Director
Citi Community Development

Robert S. Barnett, Esq., CPA
Founding Partner
Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld, LLP

Janet M. Barone
Philanthropist & Entrepreneur

Cathleen Colvin
Assistant General Counsel
Pall Corporation

Gregory P. Demetriou
Lorraine Gregory Corporation

Roslyn D. Goldmacher, Esq.

President and CEO
Long Island Development Corp.


Ira R. Halperin, Esq.
Meltzer, Lippe, Goldstein & Breitstone, LLP

Sandra Krasnoff

Corporate Law & Philanthropist

Edward C. Palleschi

Vice President Investment Management
First Long Island Investors

Claudia Pilato
Vice President
Bridgehampton National Bank

Phyllis Hill Slater

President & Owner
Hill Slater, Inc.

Brian M. Travers
Founder & CEO
Travers & Associates

Marc S. Wong, CFP
Certified Financial Planner
The Empire Group at UBS Financial Services, Inc.

Emeritus Members

Fred Bornstein

Lawrence E. Davidow
Amy Hagedorn
John v.H. Halsey

Aldustus E. Jordan
John D. Miller
Raymond C. Radigan
Marge Rogatz
Joan R. Saltzman

Lawrence Scheinthal
Martin Schwartz
Pearl F. Staller


David M. Okorn
Executive Director

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