Alumni

The mission of Leadership Huntington’s Alumni Committee is to create meaningful, enriching, and diverse programs that will appeal to a wide variety of Leadership Huntington alumni in order to strengthen their ability to serve and impact the community.

Featured Alumni

Andrea Bonilla

Andrea Bonilla

Class of 2016

“Leadership Huntington allowed me to develop new relationships, continue to grow previous relationships, have a better understanding of many social and economic aspects of how the Town of Huntington works, and to be able to continue much of my work within the community but at a greater level by establishing more partnerships and connections among people and groups.”

Diane Palma

Diane Palma

Class of 2016

“My experience through the program is something that can never be replaced or duplicated. Being a part of the Leadership family has given me more purpose, confidence and support as I continue to grow and develop personally and professionally within such an amazing community. I am a better person, business owner and community trustee thanks to Ken, Stephanie and the entire team that has brought Leadership Huntington through the last 22 plus years.”

Timothy McQuire

Timothy McQuire

Class of 2017

“I credit meeting many of my career and personal goals to Leadership Huntington. Because of the experiences and knowledge, I have gained in Leadership Huntington, I have been able to further advance my position at my engineering firm, participate more within the local community, improve upon my relationship with my wife and child, and create a better work life balance.”

Ken Christensen

Ken Christensen

Founder

“I actually believe it’s probably been the most significant thing I have been involved with in my entire life.”

Alanna Russo

Alanna Russo

Class of 2016

“The Leadership Huntington program was an inspiring and educational experience for me. I learned so much about my community, my classmates and myself during this program. Now as alumni, Leadership Huntington continues to offer me opportunities to be a steward for my community and grow personally and professionally as a leader. I feel fortunate to be part of this wonderful organization.”

Raymond Homburger

Raymond Homburger

Class of 2013

“I feel privileged to have had the opportunity to participate in “the best class ever”… 2013! I learned so much about the history of the town, local government interaction, as well as how so many businesses both large and small (for private as well as not-for-profits) have the ability to influence the makeup of a community.”

Carineh Mendez

Carineh Mendez

Class of 2017

“An amazing experience that exceeded my expectations and exposed me to things in this community I overlooked. Introduced me to people who have a genuine interest in the growth and development of the community. Leadership allows self-growth and pushes beyond your limitations. It provides you the opportunity to make a difference.”

Barry D. Lites

Barry D. Lites

Class of 2016

“Leadership Huntington has given me the opportunity to meet and firm strong relationships with like-minded people who are committed to maintaining and improving the quality of life in Huntington.  Both we and the community-at-large continually benefit from those relationships.”

Alumni by Class

2017

Joanne Adam

Neri Arevalo

Christine Bryson

Kiel Costella

Matt R. Harris

Tim McGuire

Laura Menchyk

Carineh Mendez

Michael Plunkett

Joe Scaturro

Allan Schoenberger

Farris Thomas

Kevin Thorbourne

2016

Shelly Lauer Bader

Yvette Benitez

Andrea Bonilla

Charles Connell

Matthew Dorsey

Kathy Farrell

Gail Lamberta

Barry D. Lites

Diane Palma

Joe Rose

Alanna Russo

Janet Scherer

Amber Steiger

2014

Bill Arasa

Melissa Boo

Alex Borg

Joseph Cline

Jennifer Cassidy

Erik Forni

Susan Goldberg

Brandon Herlihy

Peter Hornick

Carlos Hilton

Elissa Oransky

Lauren Perry

Trish Rongo

Alexis Zilletto

2013

Courtney Bynoe

Nish Behl

Helen Crosson

Luann Dallojacono

Lora Gellerstein

Raymond Homburger

Paul D. Imbriale

Michael Lantier

Ellen Mazzeo

Rose Molfetta

Michael Raspantini

Michael Schoolman

Peter Tonna

2012

Robert Benson

Ra’Chelle Chambers

Nancy Cuccaro

Michael DeCristofaro

Elizabeth Irwin

Philip Plonski

Robert Reikert

Melisa Rousseau

Christopher Sagistano

Vita Scaturro

Dorian Stern

Susan Tully

Prafulba Vaghela

2010

Caitlin Apostoli

Rhiannon Beauregard

Mike Davies

Linda Furey

Ron Gulmi

Dragan Kolanovic

Dick Koubek

Debra Letourneau

Mark McAteer

Irene Moore

Pilar Moya-Mancera

Gina Pellettieri

Andrew Persich

Genevieve Sloup

Jessica Soskil

Matthew Spirn

Diane Teets

Judith Thompson

Elissa Ward

Pamm Winikoff

2008

Robert Allen

Michael Augone

Nancy Bendig

Robert DeMoustes

Lee Goldman

Stephen Jimenez

Barbara Khoury

Mina Mirzaei

Susan Ng

Nancy Orelli

Juliana Roberts

Dianne Slavin

John Sordi

Edward Vidota

Ronald Worrell

2007

Kyle Albers

Penny Antonio

Jennifer A. Casey

Bob DeMarinis

Beth Fiteni

Mary Holzmann

Megan Lavery

Susannah Mrazek

Jenny Mulholland

Sharon Saudino

Caroline Thompson

Fay Wright

2005

Judy DiBartolo

Sean Duffy

Brittney P. Flynn

Amy Geist

Morris Glazer

Claudia Gomez

Karen E. Gregorius

Kimberly S. Jones

Philip Labbe

Tara C. Linitz

Chris Mangi

Mary D. Marino

Jose Martinez

Enrique Morales

Virginia Russell

Surendra Seobarrat

Craig Turner

Ruby B.Walton

Richard S. Zambratto

2004

Aprile Antenucci

Eileen Brennan

Veronica Byrnes

Brian Campbell

Chris D. Cole

Louis DeBrino

Gail Gladstone

Tom D. Glascock

Susan Grammerstorf

Barbara Kent

Wendy Ladd

Matt Laux

George Lorenz

Christie Pennino

Victoria Quinones

Felecia Zarzicki

Anthony Zenkus

2003

JoAnn Barrett

Stuart P. Besen

Barry Cohen

Andrea Cowles

Kim M. D’Ambrosio

Valerie Drakos

Gennifer C. Ellis

Lisa Gatti

Laura Genovese

Linda Goodman

Steven Hearl

Betty Ann Jacobsen

Charles Keinath

Kevin Marin

Mark Mediavilla

Edwin Perez

Anne Marie Provenzano

Marie Rooney

Lynn Ruvolo

Kara VandenBosch-Christian

2002

Patty Berwald

Nolan Briggs

Jose Caceres

Kathleen Cannon

Laura Eckerle

Michele Foulke

Elyse B. Hayes

Andre Jackson

Michele King-Elder

DoreeAnn Kohl

Paul Mandelik

Stephen Meehan

John Perri

Linda Peterson

John Rector

Orbelina Rubio

Maryellen Shpak

Priscilla Yates

James Ryan, LPL

2001

Robert DeSimone

Donna DiMisa

Catherine Dinehart

Marion Dombrowski

Judy Gardner

Jillian Guthman

James Humphreys

Nicole Knorr

Mark Kuhn

Marie Labbe

Katie Laible

Sarah Lansdale

Barbara Nagel

Mark Palios

Jennifer Rafferty

John Ramirez

Janine Rempe

Maureen Restivo

Mary Sammis

William Sayre

2000

Joan Barnett

Jay Beatus

Terrance Bennett

Lidner W. Blain

Susan Degnan

Polly Duff

Nancy Engelhardt

Diane Finlayson

Zecille Gebhardt

Joanne V. Gray

Jeanette Klimszewski

Christopher Larson

Roseann Larson

Gerard McCreight

Donald McKay

Suzanne Ridenour

Dionne Riley

Leslie Scurry

Sergio Sedita

Deborah Shoman

Edmund Smyth

Robert Sobieski

George Sundstrom

Winnie Wilkinson

Loretta Williams-Wilson

1999

Eric Alexander

Doreatha Bailey

David C. DeRosa

Anna DiBella

Carol P. Eckert

Jack Gould

Daune Igbal

Glenda Jackson

Pamela Jannello

Hubert Johnson

Jayette Lansbury

John McAuliffe

Jim Metcalfe

Janet Moses

Ken Peterson

Monica Peterson

Lawrence Re

Scott Renart

Helen Weeks

1998

Ann-Marie Abrahamson

Susan Beyrer-Hayes

Sara Bluestone

Peggy Boyd

Robert Dinan

Wendy Fitzgerald

Trudy Fitzsimmons

Laura Hundt

Josephine Jahier

Sherman Kasdin

Viki Kennedy

Linda Kushner

Faith Lieberman

Frank Mixon

Michael Morgan

Mary Oldak

Corazon Paraso

Katie Roche

Dominick Scarglato

Andre Scott

William Scott

Georgette Smith

Ron Stein

Heather Tucker

Lizette Washington

1997

Charles Agius

Robin Ake

Ellin Boyd

Bernice Bulgatz

Edward AT Carr

William Cozetti

Cathy L. Crandall

Victor Cullen

Stanley E. De Veaux

Lydia Dougherty

Tracey Edwards

Susan Finklelstein

Thomas Finnegan

Jennifer Giannelli

Beverly P. Horowitr

Lawrence Kushnick

Nerva Meleance

Jossette Mitchell

Kathy Paschal

Churchill Pinder

Concetta Pipia

Paulette Pitman

Sue Quinn

Andrew Raia

Ernestine Sands

Helen Scott

Janine Seifert

Yvette Stone

Cheryl Taub

William Tomasulo

Larry Washington

Fred Weinberg

Alicia Zahn

1995

Susan Bianchetti

Karen Blackburn

Alan Borko

Robert Borland

Barbara Buscareno

Mark A. Cuthbertson

George C Dos Santos

Ray Driscoll

Kevin Gersh

Glenn Giudici

Patricia Hall

Cable Jamison

Patricia A. Kelly

William Perry

Cecile Pfingston

Carol Rubin

John Simon

Sharon Stehlik

Rob Taylor

Carole Traffley