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We are pleased to introduce you to the proposed slate of Officers for the 2021 Board of Directors for AFP Long Island:

Chapter President - Katherine Fritz

Chief Development & Communications Officer - Long Island Cares, Inc.

The Harry Chapin Food Bank


President Elect - Mary Fu

Chief Development and Marketing Officer, Helen Keller Services


Treasurer - Myrnissa Stone-Sumair

Executive Director, Habitat for Humanity Nassau County


Secretary - Anne K .Thorsen

Director, Go Red for Women | American Heart Association


Education Co-Chairs

Carmela Rossi, Director Alumni Affairs and Major Gifts, Hofstra University

Saskia M. Thomson, Director of Philanthropy, Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club


Fundraising Forum Co-Chairs

Joanne Courtien, Director of Development, Society of St. Vincent de Paul Long Island

Jaime McGrade, Associate Director of Development, Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind and Americas Vet Dogs


Membership Co-Chairs

Anne Dalgish Koestner, MPA, CFRE, Director of Development and Alumni Affairs. Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell 

Jennie Sandler Fiocca, Director of Development, Family Service League, Olsten Family Center


Outreach - Jodie Sperico, M.S., Ed.,

Executive Director, Alumni Engagement & Adelphi Fund, Adelphi University


Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access (IDEA) - Renee Flagler

Executive Director, Girls Inc. of Long Island


Past President and Chair Nominating Committee - Matthew Campo,

Chief Executive Officer, Ronald McDonald House Charities/NY Metro


Board Members Continuing to Serve:

Cynthia Costanza Metzger - Director, Corporate Relations - Molloy College

Amy Reich - Executive Director, Alumni Affairs, Hofstra University


Proposed New Board Members for 2021 AFP Long Island

Angela Brooks - Director of Philanthropy, Long Island Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence (LICADD)

Patricia Chambers Daly - Director of Development, Hour Children

Petrina DiGangi - Director of Development,The De La Salle School

Christine Lunsford - Director of Alumni Relations, Friends Academy

Pamela Mohr - Senior Director of Development, Huntington Hospital Northwell Health Foundation

Kenneth Zore - Director of Development, Marty Lyons Foundation