Ralph Scamardella

Chairperson

After nearly three decades of cooking in the kitchens of some of the most esteemed restaurants in the world, Chef Scamardella’s most recent endeavor is Corporate Executive Chef of Tao Restaurant. Born and raised in an Italian-American household in Brooklyn, New York, Chef Scamardella received many of his culinary values from his heritage.  With a…

Michael Giangregorio

Vice Chair

Michael is a Vice President at J.P. Morgan in the Investor Services Division. He joined J.P. Morgan in 2006 as a senior trader on the U.S. Fixed Income Lending Desk and is accountable for the lending of U.S. Agency, Mortgage-backed and Corporate Securities. Michael has over 30 years of experience in the Financial Industry. Michael…

Shanx Ravisankar

Treasurer

Shanx retired in 2011 as the Chief Operating Officer, Oracle Financial Services Global Business Unit (FSGBU). He was a founding member and former CEO of Oracle Financial Services Software, (formerly known as i-flex Solutions, the company was acquired by Oracle in 2006Shanx enjoys exchanging. As a technology leader, he has also been profiled in leading…

David Glick

Secretary

David Glick, MA (Secretary) was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. He is married to Dr. Kristin Poizzotto, a professor of biology at CUNY and a paleontological research associate at the American Museum of Natural History, David attended Brigham Young University for undergraduate work and completed a Master’s Degree in Landscape Design from…

Jim Caldarella

Community Member

He is a senior consultant for i-flex Consulting, assisting clients in the design and development of high-performance systems, solution research and evaluation, enterprise architecture and strategic IT change management.  He spent much of his 37 year career developing wholesale funds transfer systems for Citibank.  The last of these systems is still operating, processing more than…

Michele Carr

Board Member

Michele joined the NFL in August of 2015 as the Group Managing Director, Partnerships.  She manages a portfolio of brand partners across multiple industries and leads all their experiential, digital, social and media activations with the League.  Before the NFL, Carr spent 16 years at American Express in the global sponsorships group, leading both sports…

Anthony Citarrella

Board Member

Anthony currently resides in Oceanside NY with his wife Deanna Powers. Deanna is an Occupational therapist with a passion for developing the autistic community. Anthony graduated from Fordham University and then obtained a Masters in accountancy at New York’s Baruch College. While attending classes at night, he worked at the Hospital for Special Surgery as…

Jeanette Collins

Parent Member

Jeanette has two sons, Joey (22) & Luke (20), who have attended Eden 2 School on Staten Island since 1996. Jeanette is a registered nurse who graduated from Royal City of Dublin Hospital, Dublin Ireland 1985. Jeanette currently works at MJHS-as a Managed Care Liaison. Her background includes Med/Surg, ER, and Home Care Nursing. Jeanette…

James Cronin

Board Member

James was born in Bronx, New York in 1965 and is a graduate of Archbishop Molloy High School in Queens, New York.  Jim earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from St. John’s University College of Liberal Arts in 1986 and his Juris Doctor from St. John’s University School of Law in 1990.  He was admitted…

LouAnne Haley

Parent Member

Lou Anne is serving her second term as parent member of the Eden II Board of Trustees. Her daughter, Kerry, graduated from the school program and is now attending the adult program at the Genesis School on Long Island.  Over the years she has raised substantial funds for the LI Teacher Retention Program and served…