StatenIslandChamber

Chamber Leadership & Staff

The Chamber Team

2017 Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee

 
CHAIRMAN
Glen V. Cutrona
A.I.A., President
VICE CHAIR 
Michael Assenza
TREASURER
Frank Scarangello
President
SECRETARY
Ed Wiseman
Executive Director
LEGAL COUNSEL
Bruce G. Behrins
Attorney
The Behrins Law Firm PLLC
PRESIDENT & CEO
Linda M. Baran
Staten Island Chamber of Commerce
 

 


2017 Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

 
 
John Atkins
Chief Operating Officer
 
Christopher Lee
Senior External Relations
 
 
Michael Ciavirella
 
Robin Lefkowitz
Director of Business Development
Dean Balsamini
Director
 
Rob Myers
Vice President
 
Claire Bisgnano Chesnoff, ABR, CRS
Broker / Owner
 
James Prendamano
Associate Broker
Anthony Carro 
President
 
 
Chad Reyes
President and CEO
 
 
Gail Castellano
Senior Vice President, Regional Executive
A division of New York Community Bank
Joan Risko
Senior Vice President
 
 
Carol Decina
Manager of Community and Customer Management
Tom Ferrie
 
Cory Shifter
President
 
Katia Gordon
James Thomson, Esq.
 
Philip Guarnieri
President / Co-CEO
Mark Tranchina
 
Maria C. Kavan
Director of Development
 

2017 Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Foundation Board 

Chairperson
Annamarie Gulino-Gentile
Founding Partner
Angiuli and Gentile 
 
Treasurer
Frank Scarangello
President
SCARAN
Secretary 
Ed Wiseman
Executive Director
Gerard Carbonella, CPA
Managing Partner
Joseph Tornello
LCSW
Ann Carletta
Joseph Sciame
Vice President
Community Relations
St. John's University
 

Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Staff

 
Linda M. Baran
President & CEO
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Ryan Gleason
Government Affairs Director

 

Tina Berbari
Financial Services Representative

 

Kristin Foye
Marketing & Communications Coordinator

 

Michele Esposito
Executive Assistant

 

Joyce Suss
Special Events Coordinator

 

Sallyann Bartels
Membership Services Representative

 

   
The Chamber maintains an active intern program for Staten Island high school and college students. These interns assist chamber staff in day to day activities and community service.
 
 
 

Past Presidents/Chairmen

1895-1900
Charles W. Hunt
1965-1966
Albert Melniker
1902-1904
Gugy A. B. Irving
1967-1968
Richard A. Plata
1905-1913
William S. Van Clief
1969-1970
Edward W. Thompson
1914-1919
Louis L. Tribus
1971-1972
Adam P. Antenucci
1920-1922
Cornelius G. Kolff
1973-1974
Carlton H. Ettlinger
1923
Alonzo B. Pouch
1975-1976
James E. Reynolds, Jr.
1924-1925
A.L. Schwab
1977
Harold Wagle
1926-1928
A.C. Pouch
1978
Philip Robinson
1929
Mark W. Allen
1979-1980
Paul E. Proske
1930-1932
C. Ernest Smith
1981-1982
Carmine Ragucci
1933-1937
Louis W. Kaufmann
1983-1984
Frank Scarangello
1938-1939
Roger C. VanName
1985-1986
John J. Amodio*
1940-1941
John J. Goller MD
1987-1988
Margaret M. Sklenar*
1942-1944
Edmund Schaefer
1989
Edward J. Maloy III*
1945-1946
O.G. Pouch
1990-1991
Maurice K. Shaw*
1947-1948
William M. Braybrooks
1992-1993
James S. Simpson*
1949-1950
Frank J. Rock
1994-1995
Paul Ferrara*
1951-1952
Joseph Weissglass
1996-1997
Mario J. Giammarco*
1953-1954
Frank A. Mulvihill
1998-1999
Fred La Marca*
1955
Herbert A. Flamm
2000-2001
Joseph V. Madory*
1956
Charles N. Boylan
2002-2003
Henry A. Salmon*
1957-1958
David L. Decker
2004-2005
Robert P. Bentson*
1959-1960
Paul K. Partee
2005-2006
Captain William Ferrie*
1961
Raymond C. Fingado
2007-2008
Thomas Scarangello*
1962-1963
Thomas A. Bruno
2009-2010
Rosemarie Scampas*
2010-2012
Solomon Chemo*
2013-2014
Ralph Branca*
2015-2016
Annamarie Gulino Gentile ESQ.*
 
 
 *Title changed to Chairman of the Board in 1986.