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September 15, 2021
Contact: Stacey Sikes, Vice President of Government Affairs and Communications (631) 493-3002
Long Island Association Appoints New Members to Board of Directors
The Long Island Association elected four new members to the Board of Directors, who represent businesses and academic institutions that contribute to the success of Long Island’s economy. The new Board members include:
• Dr. Susan Poser, President of Hofstra University
• Lucy Guilherme, Chief Financial Officer of Leviton Manufacturing Co., Inc.
• Dawn Harmon, Area Asset Manager for Long Island for Covanta
• Dr. Donald Boomgaarden, President of St. Joseph’s College
“The Long Island Association is honored to have these four leaders join our Board of Directors. They will help the LIA carry out its mission to support economic development, create jobs and improve the business climate in our region,” said Lawrence Waldman, Chairman of the Long Island Association.
“We are proud to have an independent and diverse Board of Directors that represents the leading businesses and institutions on Long Island. Our new directors will provide additional expertise, collaboration and insight,” said Matt Cohen, President & CEO of the Long Island Association.
About the Long Island Association
The Long Island Association (LIA) is the region’s leading non-profit and non-partisan business organization and amplifies the voice of the business community. As Long Island’s chamber of commerce, the LIA works to ensure the region’s economic vitality and provides leadership to guarantee a bright future for Long Island. The LIA has been active for nearly century – it was founded in 1926 and its work has resulted in positive change. The LIA leads and unifies the region in order to enhance, strengthen and protect Long Island as a premier place to live, work and play.
For more info: www.longislandassociation.org