Officers & Governors





Jonathan D. Resnick, Jack Resnick & Sons

Vice Chairmen:

Charles D. Avolio, Suffolk Construction
Mark Gregorio, TEI Group, Inc.
Kelly Heuer, Navigant Consulting

Lisa Linden, LAK Public Relations


Carlo A. Scissura, Esq., New York Building Congress


Kenneth D. Levien, Levien & Company, Inc.


Jennifer Stone, Robert A.M. Stern Architects

General Counsel:

Michael K. De Chiara, Zetlin & De Chiara, LLP

Past Chairmen:

John F. Hennessy III, Hennessy Energy
Richard L. Tomasetti, Thornton Tomasetti
Dominick M. Servedio, STV Group, Inc.
Frank J. Sciame, Sciame Construction LLC
John M. Dionisio, Dionisio Associates


Joseph R. Amato, Cameron Engineering & Associates, LLP
B. Dean Angelakos, CHA Companies
Liz Archer, Dewberry
Jay Badame, Tishman Construction - An AECOM Company
Thomas A. Callahan, International Union of Operating Engineers - Local 15, 15A, 15B, 15C, 15D
Ali Catik, Tutor Perini Corporation
Jeffery R. Capazzi, The Jobin Organization, Inc.
Steven M. Charney, Peckar & Abramson
Kenneth Colao, CNY Group
Christopher J. Curry, The Howard Hughes Corporation
Arthur S. Doerner, Component Assembly Systems, Inc.
Jonathan S. Drescher, Plaxall
Paul Eagle, Perkins + Will
Christian Esteban, A. Esteban & Company
Louis C. Grassi, Grassi & Co.
Kenneth Johnson, Hunt Construction Group
Suri Kasirer, Kasirer Consulting, LLC
Eli R. Khoury, HDR, Inc.
Charles Manning Parsons
David W. Marino, Marsh
William McKenzie, Abatement Unlimited Inc.
Richard Minieri, ASM Mechanical Systems
Edward V. Piccinich, SL Green Realty Corp.
Raymond Quartararo, J.P. Morgan Chase
Denise M. Richardson, The General Contractors Association of New York, Inc.
Phillip M. Ross, Anchin, Block, and Anchin, LLP
Howard L. Rowland, E.W. Howell Co., LLC
Gary Segal
Angelo Silveri, Silverite Construction Co.
Thomas R. Spatafora, Posillico Inc.
Joseph Urbinati Jr., MPCC Corp.
Elizabeth Velez, Velez Organization
Palmina Whelan, American Airlines

Governors Emeriti

Richard T. Anderson
Jane A. Chmielinski, AECOM
Jeffrey M. Levy
J. Robert Mann, Jr., E-J Electric Installation Co.

Senior Advisors

F.H.(Bud) Griffis, NYU Tandon School of Engineering
D. Kenneth Patton, NYU School of Professional Studies, Schack Institute of Real Estate
Porie Saikia-Eapen, Metropolitan Transportation Authority

To participate in Foundation activities or become a financial supporter, contact Carlo A. Scissura, President.

New York Building Foundation
1040 Avenue of the Americas, 21st  Floor
Telephone 212.481.9230



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