Chapter Committees

Please contact committee members if you would like more information.

Bylaws Committee
The purpose of the Bylaws Committee is to establish, ratify, publish and update standard operating procedures by which the Southeastern Zone Chapter will conduct its business. Membership in the Bylaws Committee is limited to the Chapter as follows:

President: Paul Gibbons
Vice President & CIO: Dave Robertin
Treasurer: Tom Briggs
Chapter Secretary: Peter Quartironi
State Executive Board Member: Joseph Gramando
State Director: Glen Freyer
Past President: Anthony Merlini, P.E.

Sunshine Committee
The purpose of the Sunshine Committee is to provide encouragement to individuals and their families who have lost loved ones, provide benevolent gifts for those in need and flowers or other gifts for those who are hospitalized.

The Sunshine Committee establishes relationships with businesses who are able to furnish items listed above on short notice. Committee members are also responsible to coordinate deliveries as well as notify Members and Associate Members of individuals who need help. The following people have volunteered to serve on this vital committee:

Tom Briggs
Pat Sposato
Don Lindars

This committee would like to add 5 new members. Please contact Dave Robertin if you are interested in participating.

Scholarship Committee
The purpose of the Scholarship Committee is to develop the guidelines and requirements and application forms by which the Southeaster Zone Chapter will award scholarships to establish and oversee selection criteria, candidate eligibility and evaluation and to maximize the promotion of the scholarship program. The Scholarship Committee is comprised of and limited to the Chapter Officers as follows:

President: Paul Gibbons
Vice President & CIO: Dave Robertin
Treasurer: Tom Briggs
Chapter Secretary: Peter Quartironi
State Executive Board Member: Joseph Gramando
State Director: Glen Freyer
Past President: Anthony Merlini, P.E.

Annual Holiday Gala Committee
The purpose of the Annual Holiday Gala Committee is to secure the event location, plan the menu and activities, contact vendors for gift donations and collect monies from attendees. The following people have volunteered to serve on the 2012 Annual Holiday Gala Committee:

Joe Gramando
Peter Quartironi
Jan Rosell
Rachel Sama
Janet W. Snyder
Pat Sposato

This committee would like to add 2 new members. Please contact Dave Robertin if you are interested in participating.

Golf Outing Committee
The purpose of the Golf Outing Committee is to plan and coordinate all aspects of the Annual Golf Outing: Course selection and organization of players and tee times as well as event advertising, procurement of gifts and prizes and collection of funds. Members of the 2012 Golf Outing Committee include:

Peter Quartironi
Dave Robertin
Len Costable
Bud Hammer

This committee would like to add 2 new members. Please contact Dave Robertin if you are interested in participating.

Mission Statement Committee
The purpose of the Mission Committee is to establish, through input of the membership, a code of conduct that embodies the essence of the Southeastern Zone Chapter of the NYS-NYS SFA. Our Chapter Mission Statement proclaims how we conduct our business, outlines our philosophy and purposes and conveys them to all who visit our Web Site. The Mission Statement is the standard by which all Members and Associate Members will strive to practice. Once the Mission Statement has been ratified, the Committee will disband. The following people have volunteered to serve on the Mission Statement Committee.

President: Paul Gibbons
Vice President & CIO: Dave Robertin
Treasurer: Tom Briggs
Chapter Secretary: Peter Quartironi
State Executive Board Member: Joseph Gramando
State Director: Glen Freyer
Past President: Anthony Merlini, P.E.

Administrator Assistant Appreciation Luncheon Committee
The purpose of the Secretary Appreciation Day Committee is to establish and organize the Annual Secretary Appreciation Day Program. Components include choice of menu, flowers and other chapter related gifts as well as vendor prizes. Duties of the committee may also include coordination of a guest speaker. Most of all, this event seeks to recognize, honor and encourage our secretaries for the wonderful job they do on a daily basis. The following people have volunteered to service on this vital committee:

Paul Gibbons
Jan Rosell
Rachel Sama
Barbara Craig

This committee would like to add 3 new members. Please contact Dave Robertin if you are interested in participating.

Membership Committee
The purpose of the Membership Committee is to promote communications to members, encourage more consistent attendance among members, solicit new member and facilitate member involvement within the Chapter. The following people have volunteered to service on this vital committee:

President: Paul Gibbons
Vice President & CIO: Dave Robertin
Treasurer: Tom Briggs
Chapter Secretary: Peter Quartironi
State Executive Board Member: Joseph Gramando
State Director: Glen Freyer
Past President: Anthony Merlini, P.E.

This committee would like to add 2 new members. Please contact Dave Robertin if you are interested in participating.

Public Relations Committee
The purpose of the Public Relations Committee is to promote the activities and image of the Chapter in the local media as well as communicate Chapter events and accomplishments to the State organization. The following people have volunteered to serve on this vital committee:

Joe Gramando
Peter Quartironi
Janet W. Snyder
Pat Sposato

This committee would like to add 4 new members. Please contact Dave Robertin if you are interested in participating.

Annual End of the Year Event Committee
The purpose of the Annual End of the Year Committee is to select an event, coordinate food and transportation as applicable and to plan, organize and advertise all aspects of the activity. The following people have volunteered to serve on this year's Annual End of the Year Event Committee:

Joe Gramando
Frank Stefanelli
Jan Rosell
Rachel Sama
Jane Anne Carelli
Mike Sweeny

This committee would like to add 2 new members. Please contact Dave Robertin if you are interested in participating.