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Chamber Board

Chamber Board of Directors
Cheryl Fajardo
President
PrePaid Ventures LTD
Sr. Vice President
Proud Member of the Greater New Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce since 2007.
President  of the  Greater New Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce
Co-Chair of Benevolence Committee
Winner of the 2015 Greater New Hype Park Small Business Person of the year.
Advisory Council for the Academy of Finance Program at New Hyde Park Memorial High School.
 
Donna Pagano
1st Vice President
Traveling With Donna Inc.
Travel Specialist
2nd Vice President Greater New Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce
Co-Chair of the Ambassador Committee, Benevolence Committee
Saveeta Barnes
2nd Vice-President
People's United Bank

Saveeta Barnes has been in the Financial Industry for over 20+ years. Her career began in NHP in the 90’s and is still serving the New Hyde Park Community even up to today. Presently, Mrs. Barnes is the Branch Manager, AVP of Peoples United Bank located in Garden City. As a dedicated member of Society, Saveeta Barnes currently holds two Executive Positions within the Greater New Hyde Park of Chamber as the 2nd Vice President and Secretary. She also serves as the Co-Chair for the Beautification Committee and Co-Chairs the Finance Committee.
 
Giving back to the Community and working in Retail has always been something Saveeta enjoys and takes pride in. She is well known within her industry as someone who delivers outstanding service and at the highest level of integrity.  

Let someone with the knowledge and expertise assist you with your banking needs. Saveeta can be reach at:  Saveeta.Barnes@peoples.com or call her at 516-281-3400. 

Larry Armstrong
3rd Vice President
Richard Guilfoyle
Treasurer
Trachtenberg & Pauker, LLP
Certified Public Accountant
Jeanette Frisina
Immediate Past President
Market Place Publications
Owner

Jeanette Frisina and Market Place Publications
    Advertise direct to every home in New Hyde Park and surrounding communities. 
Display Ads • Classified Ads • Email Marketing • Banner and Website Ads • Flyer & Menu Delivery
• Doorhanger Delivery.

Market Place is a popular weekly shopping paper, established 28 years and serves communities in Central and Western Nassau County.

 Bringing buyers and sellers together is what Market Place Publications does best while providing welcomed info to our readers. Jeanette's expertise is in helping small businesses develop and increase their business through creative, yet practical and affordable advertising campaigns.

Call for a no obligation, free consultation.
Ralph Ventura
Director/Past President
Retired / Experienced Senior Relationship Manager 
Treasurer of New Hyde Park Lions Club
Member of Benevolence Committee
Co-Chair NHP Chamber & NHP Lions Annual Charity Golf Outing
Executive Board Member Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County
Mark Laytin
Director/ Past President
Stewart Small
Director/ Past President
Richard DeMartino
Director/Past President
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 120
Past President NHP Chamber of Commerce
Commander VFW Post 120
Vice President Herricks Community Fund
Advisory Board Member - Academy of Finance NHP Memorial H.S.
Retired from the Banking Industry
 
Christopher Vulpis
Director/ Past President
Peter Caputo
Director/ Past President
ERA Caputo Realty
Owner/Broker/Manager
Peter Caputo is an appraiser, a certified residential specialist (CRS), a certified residential broker (CRB) and understands residential and commercial real estate. He shares his knowledge with the agents and is also an accredited instructor in the field of Real Estate. After graduating with a Bachelors Degree in Education, Peter taught in the public school system and decided to go into the family business. Today his company is in the Top 100 company. 

Website: homesbypetercaputo.com
Bianca O'Brien, CLF, CLTC, LUTCF
Director
Edward Powers
Director
Stewart Manor-New Hyde Park GOP Committee
Executive Committeeman
Edward W. Powers, Executive Committeeman, Stewart Manor-New Hyde Park Republican Committee.   Proudly Supporting Our Outstanding Chamber for Decades.
Ed Stone
Director
Ed Stone Photography
The Official Photographer for the Greater New Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce.  Commercial Photography specializing in school music festival events including bands, orchestras, choirs and jazz bands in New York, Connecticut, Washington, Illinois, Tennessee and Kentucky.

Musical event photographers for NYSSMA (New York State Music Association), NYSBDA (New York State Band Directors' Association) and ACDA (American Choral Directors Association).

We have also done specialty photography for the U.S. Marines at Parris Island and the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary during Fleet Week and other training operations.
Frank Miranda
Director
Inspirational Author and Speaker
Author and speaker Frank Miranda illustrates how anyone can change their life for the better. This inspirational work will take you on the author’s journey to overcome negativity and evolve to your divine purpose.
He is currently a Technical Project Manager after being in IT for over 20 years, served as a School Board Trustee for 7 years and is Member of the Zoning Board of Appeals for the Village of New Hyde Park for 25 years.
After growing up in a negative dysfunctional home which has awaken him on his enlightening journey of peace, success and good loving relationships. With over 30 years of spiritual and scientific research and now a published inspirational author he shares his story of all the challenges and obstacles he overcame to become a patient, happy, loving human being which he wishes to share to help those who may have gone through similar circumstances.
 
Howard Schneiderman
Director
Jose Jacob
Director
Avion Express Inc
Owner
Avion Express Inc is a packing and shipping Company located in New Hyde Park.  Avion is a domestic and international shipping center and our carriers are DHL and FedEx.  We are in a third party agreement with UPS service.  We are local and we would love to service local community with their shipping needs.  We provide FREE boxes, tapes and packing materials (Limited supply, certain restrictions apply) 
Norman Dawson
Director
Ron Shapiro
Director
Smitha Lukose-Khan
Director
Flushing Bank
VP Branch Manager | New Hyde Park



Flushing Bank serves consumers, not-for-profits, businesses, professionals, corporate clients, and public
entities by offering a full complement of deposit, loan, equipment finance, and cash management services
through its banking offices located in Queens, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and on Long Island. As a leader in real estate lending, the Bank’s experienced lending teams create mortgage solutions for real estate owners and property managers.
At the heart of our community-based approach to banking relationships is the philosophy that we are
“Small enough to know you. Large enough to help you.” We offer the products, services, and conveniences
associated with large commercial banks combined with the personalized, relationship-based attention you
would expect from a community bank. As a community-focused organization that has distinguished itself as a leader in serving multicultural neighborhoods, we are proud to sponsor cultural and charitable events throughout our markets.