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Steering Committees

Producing programs to inform and enlighten

The steering committees develop the topics for discussions in each roundtable and council. Leaders in every field serve on the steering committees. Their expertise enables them to produce cutting-edge programs that keep CIANJ members abreast of the latest innovations, trends and issues critical to their industry.

Business Impact Group

Fred Amicucci
famicucci@datascreening.com
Data Screening
George Aslan
gaslan172@gmail.com
Aslan & Company, Inc.
Rick Bernstein
rick@mbmadvertising.com
MBM Advertising LLC
Peter Cagiao
peter.cagiao@accountinglogisticsllc.com
Accounting Logistics, LLC
Eric Cohen
Eric.cohen@benefitquest.com
Benefit Quest, Inc.
Kathy Entwistle
kathleen.entwistle@ubs.com
UBS Financial Services
Jason Erazo
jasone@safaritelecom.com
Safari Telecom
Trevor Flowers
Trevor@thorhelicalusa.com
Thor Helical-USA
Jim Hunt
james.hunt@stfhlaw.com
Tenaglia Hunt P.A.
Marjorie Keihm
mkeihm@eosnj.com
Electric Office Systems
Jeff Kramer
jakramer1@optonline.net
Jeff Kramer Associates
John Montoro
John@montorogroup.com
Montoro Architectural Group, P.C.
Michael Rabinowitz
mrabinowitz@grmdocument.com
GRM Document Management
Justen Ross
justin@monkeyreelmedia.com
Monkey Reel Media LLC
Ray Shupak
ray@techmindsllc.com
Techminds Group LLC
Bruce Silberman
bsilberman@jerseymortgage.com
Jersey Mortgage Company
Bill Taylor
billt@corporateladders.com
Corporate Ladders

Environmental Business Council

Tracy Straka
Executive Vice President
Creamer Environmental
Steven Barnett
Partner
Connell Foley
Jorge Berkowitz
Senior Associate
Langan Engineering & Environmental Services
Robert Blauvelt
Senior Consultant
GEI Consultants
Sue Boyle
Senior Environmental Practice Leader
GEI Consultants
Jeff Cappola
Environmental Lawyer
Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer
Robert Crespi
Partner
Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC
Paul Dritsas
Partner
McCarter & English, LLP
Jeffrey Entin
Principal
Ramboll Environ
Amy Greene
President
Amy S. Greene Environmental
Roger Greenway
Principal, Chairman of the Board
RTP Environmental Associates
Bruce Groves
President
Emilcott Associates, Inc.
Bob Jackson
Project Manager
Equity Environmental Engineering
Lanny Kurzweil
Partner
McCarter & English, LLP
Paul Maide
Vice President
Aqua Pro-Tech Laboratories
Dan McKillop
Environmental Attorney
Scarinci Hollenbeck LLC
Dennis Morgan
Senior Project Manager
I.C.E. Service Group
Don Richardson
Vice President
EWMA
Neil Rivers
Senior Associate/VP
Langan Engineering & Environmental Services
Anthony Savino
Senior Associate
Golder Associates
Tom Spatafora
Senior Vice President
Posillico Environmental, Inc.
Michael Sylvester
Executive Vice President
EWMA
Richard Vaccaro
QEP
Madison-Vector, LLC

Financial Decision Makers Roundtable

Salvatore A. Collemi, CPA
Managing Member & Founder
Collemi Consulting & Advisory Services, LLC
John Cromie
Partner
Connell Foley, LLP
Todd Galante
Shareholder
LeClairRyan
Vincent Grillo
Senior Vice President
Access Capital, Inc.
Michael Gsell
Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Nick Jalowski
Managing Director
Cambridge Financial Services
Anthony Lee
President
The Cardinal Hill Group, Inc.
Leonard Manis, CPA
Director
Hunter Group CPA LLC
John Prol
Senior Vice President
Wells Fargo
Stephen Rutkowski
Vice President Controller & Interim Treasurer
Berkeley College
Andrew Wood
Chief Financial Officer
J. Fletcher Creamer & Son, Inc.

Generation Now

Christian Estrellado
Managing Partner
Estro Communications
Steve Estrellado
Managing Partner
Estro Communications
Kaitlyn Brassel
Account Manager
The Creative Group
Michael Chananie
Manager, Public Relations & Marketing
Holy Name Medical Center
Niraj Chhabra
Financial Advisor, Certified Financial Planner
Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
Max Custer
Assistant Vice President, Commercial Lending
Lakeland Bank
Jason Erazo
Sales Executive
Safari Telecom
Jason Fischer
AVP - Commercial Loan Officer
Lakeland Bank
Jennifer Gangeri
Marketing Coordinator
LAN Associates
Jennifer Jimenez
Staff Accountant
Hunter Group CPA
Peter Lembesis
Associate
Dunn Lambert LLC
Joshua Lluch
Business Development Manager
Risk Strategies Company
David Rounds, Jr.
Staff Accountant
Hunter Group, CPA
Sean Stein Smith
Assistant Professor
Rutgers University

Healthcare Roundtable

Michael Maron
President & CEO
Holy Name Medical Center
Abeer Abu Judeh
Attorney At Law
Abu Judeh Health Law LLC
Sarah Adelman
Vice President
NJ Association of Health Plans
Susan Barnard
Dean, Health Sciences
Bergen Community College
Bill Diana
Corporate Vice President
The NIA Group LLC A Marsh McLennan Agency, LLC Company
Neil Ekblom
Founder
Ekblom & Partners LLP
Steven Fleischer
Chief Sales Officer
Delta Dental of New Jersey, Inc.
Steve Issenman
Vice President
Healthcare Institute ofNew Jersey
Wendy Lazarus
Director, Government Relations & Public Affairs
Pfizer
Jackie Lue Raia
Assistant Director, Resource Development
NJ Sharing Network
Paul Marden
Health Plan CEO NJ
United HealthCare
Malinda Miller
Shareholder
LeClairRyan
Glenn Prives
Associate
McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter LLP
Susan Reed
CPA, CFP
SaxBST
Demitri Siegel
Director, State Government Relations
Celgene Corporation
Christine Stearns
Counsel, Government Affairs
Gibbons P.C.
Kenneth Wolf
Dean, College of Science and Health
William Paterson University
Catherine Yaxley
Vice President, Planning and Government Affairs
Holy Name Medical Center

Human Resources Council

Geri Kelly
Executive Vice President, HR Officer
Columbia Bank
Karen Carpentieri
Vice President Human Resources
Berkeley College
Roseann Casiere
Managing Director
PS. White Associates, Inc.
Fayth Litke Holt
Vice President of Human Resources
Enterprise Holdings
Randi Kochman
Member
Cole, Schotz, Meisel, Forman & Leonard, P.A.
Jackie Lue Raia
Manager, Foundation Development
NJ Sharing Network
Elizabeth Master
Director, Corporate HR
SUEZ
Rod McVeigh
Director of Human Resources
Konica Minolta Business Solutions USA
Susan Osgood
VP Corporate Human Resources
Sharp Electronics
Alix Rubin
Owner
Rubin Employment Law
David Sheppard
Vice President
USI Insurance Services, LLC
Judi Stewart
Ambassador
CIANJ
Janice Torchinsky
Vice President Human Resources
Mack-Cali Realty Corporation
Beverly Williams
VP, Human Resources/Sr. Associate
Langan

Legislative Roundtable

Ken Baum
Partner
Cole, Schotz, Meisel, Forman & Leonard, P.A.
Jim D’Agostino
President
JD Companies
Don Fonte
Director of Government Affairs
The Hertz Corp.
Richard Goldberg
President & CEO
R2 Associates, LLC
Jeff Kaszerman
Director of Government Relations
New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
Wendy Lazarus
Director of Government Relations and Public Affairs
Pfizer
John Leyman
Director of Government Affairs
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Monica Slater Stokes
Managing Director Corporate & Government Affairs
United
Dean Thompson
Vice President of Government Affairs
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Louis Weiss
Chief Executive Officer
WFM Project and Construction Inc.
Thomas Zapf
Vice President of Legislative and Government Affairs
Macy’s

Manufacturing Roundtable

Paul Harencak
Vice President
The CLI Group
Robert Baker
Senior Director, Mahwah Operations
Stryker Orthopaedics
John Briguglio
Partner
CohnReznick, LLP
Senator Tony Bucco
President
Baker Titan Adhesives
Peter Cagiao
President
Accounting Logistics, LLC
Dean DeGhetto
Manager, Environmental Health & Safety
Lamart Corporation
Kathleen Entwistle
Sr. VP
UBS Financial Services
Sal Freda
President
Brewster Washers
John Kennedy
CEO
New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program
Joann Mitchell
Senior Project Leader
Sandvik Coromant
Franco Pietrafesa, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Archer & Greiner, P.C.
Michael Roesch
President and CEO
Stuyvesant/Green Earth Press
Louis Weiss
Chief Executive Officer
WFM Project & Construction, Inc.

Marketing Roundtable

Larry Feld
Director of Marketing
The Hunter Group CPA LLC
Sally Glick
Principal & Chief Growth Strategist
Sobel & Co. LLC
Doug Berger
Managing Director
Headwaters SC
Alissa Blate
EVP, Global Brand Marketing and Communications
MWW
Mary Che
Vice President of Marketing
Connell Foley
Greg Grdodian
CEO
Reach Marketing
Jeff Kramer
President
Jeff Kramer Associates, Inc.
Beth More
Marketing Manager
WeiserMazars LLP
Paul Nyfenger
Owner
GT Marketing
Mike Shapiro
CEO
TAPinto.net

Real Property Roundtable

Martin W. Kafafian
Managing Member
Beattie Padovano, LLC
Heidi Minuskin
Counsel
Coughlin Duffy LLP
James R. D’Agostino
President
JD Companies
Joseph A. Fazio
CPA, CGMA, Managing Director
O'Connor Davies
Sharon Gordon
Partner
CohnReznick
William Hanson
President
NAI James E. Hanson
Paul Heilmann
SVP Commercial Lending,Real Estate Group
Columbia Bank
Chuck Lanyard
President
The Goldstein Group
Stephen Novak
Senior Vice President
Lakeland Bank
Terrie O’Connor
Broker-President
Terrie O’Connor Realtors
Diane Scriveri
Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Loan Officer
Clifton Savings Bank
Michael Sylvester
Executive Vice President
EWMA
Louis Weiss
CEO
WFM Project & Construction, Inc.

Technology Roundtable

Kevin Pianko
CPA, Audit Partner
BDO USA, LLP
Evan Berk
Principal
Certus Technologies
Irv Bruckstein
Chief Information Officer
NGAGED Software
Rick Diana
VP, Sales & Marketing
DaVinci Technology Corporation
Alena Galante
President
Galante Compliance Services, LLC
Brett Harris, Esq.
Business, Nonprofit and Technology Attorney
Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer
Joseph Imperato Jr.
Partner
XSolutions Consulting Services, LLC
Rashmi Jain
Chair and Professor, Dept. of Information Management and Business Analytics
Montclair State University
George Nikanorov
Head of Marketing
Sphere Technology Solutions
Raj Prasad
Chief Innovation Officer
Web Epoch
Jonathan Short
Partner
McCarter & English