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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



John T. DeCelle
 President & CEO
 Nassau Financial Federal Credit Union


 Nancy Engelhardt
 Nancy Engelhardt LLC 

Roslyn D. Goldmacher, Esq.

Former President and CEO (retired)
Long Island Development Corp.


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

 Sandra Krasnoff

 Corporate Law & Philanthropist


 James E. Meyer
 Greco Planning Group

 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.

 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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