Board of Directors
Dr. Yacov Shamash, Chairman of the Board
SUNY Stony Brook, Vice President for Economic Development
Bertram Dittmar, Executive Director
President/CEO, Schenck Corporation (ret.)
Col. Michael Canders, Ph.D.
USAF (ret.), Professor of Aviation, Farmingdale State College
Dr. Mary Ellen Freely
Associate Professor, St. John’s University
Partner, School Construction Consultants, Inc.
Jeffrey Stern, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Independent Engineering Consultant
Executive Director/CEO, SCOPE
Dr. Robert Valli
Dean of LIU Post College of Management
Richard P. Hines
CTO, Telephonics Corporation
Director, Product Market Management, FESTO Corporation
VP Public Affairs, Altice USA
Education Director, Cradle of Aviation Museum
Melissa Luff Loizides
Global Senior HR Director, Zebra Technologies Corporation