Chapter Officers

President

Paul Commesso, BS, CSI, CDT

President Elect
Renee Marcus, MBA, CSI, CDT

Vice President
Kenneth R. Gehringer, CSI, CCCA

Secretary
Renee Marcus, MBA, CSI, CDT

Treasurer
Ken Raikowski, CSI, AHC

Director
Emmanuel Mesagna, CSI, CDT, NCARB

Director
George Schramm, RA, CSI, CCS, CCCA

Director
Peter Stolfi, RA, CSI

Immediate Past President
Guy Y. Page, CSI, CDT, RA



Northeast Region Director

Guy Y. Page, CSI, CDT, RA
Chapter Committees

Academic Liason

Renee Marcus, MBA, CSI, CDT

Awards Chair
George Schramm, RA, CSI, CCS, CCCA

Bylaws Chair

Steve Hearl, PE, CSI, CCCA

Certification Chair
Steve Hearl, PE, CSI, CCCA

Chapter Webmaster
George Schramm, CSI, CCS, CCCA

Education Chair
Kenneth R. Gehringer, CSI, CCCA

Electronic Communication Chair
George Schramm, RA, CSI, CCS, CCCA

Emerging Professionals Chair
Renee Marcus, MBA, CSI, CDT

Historian
George Schramm, RA, CSI, CCS, CCCA

Membership Chair
Ken Raikowski, CSI, AHC

Newsletter Editor
George Schramm, RA, CSI, CCS, CCCA

Planning Chair

Kenneth R. Gehringer, CSI, CCCA

Publications
George Schramm, RA, CSI, CCS, CCCA

Technical Chair
Emmanuel Mesagna, CSI, CDT, NCARB
The membership of the Long Island Chapter is comprised of architects, engineers, specifiers, contractors, product representatives, building owners, facility managers, and other members of the construction industry here on Long Island, NY.
The Chapter is a not-for-profit organization administered by a Board of Directors. Chapter activities are supervised by committees lead by committee chairs.
We encourage all of our members to participate in Chapter activities.
Chapter History
The Long Island Chapter was founded in 1970.
Chapter Presidents
Presidents serve a two-year term.

1. 1970 - 1972 Charles Haner, CSI
2. 1972 - 1974 Anthony Bruno, CSI
3. 1974 - 1976 Judson Hoops, CSI
4. 1976 - 1978 Raymond Searby, CSI
5. 1978 - 1980 Lee Sagistano, CSI
6. 1980 - 1982 Ross Emrick, CSI
7. 1982 - 1984 Peter Boyle, CSI
8. 1984 - 1986 Anthony Bruno, CSI
9. 1986 - 1988 Randall Fleischmann, CSI
10. 1988 - 1990 Jay Turoff, CSI
11. 1990 - 1992 Thomas Turkel, CSI
12. 1992 - 1994 Thomas Lyons, CSI
13. 1994 - 1996 Jerry Ciccaiari, CSI
14. 1996 - 1998 Milton Costello, CSI
15. 1998 - 2000 Vito Piccone, CSI
16. 2000 - 2002 Leif Holm-Andersen, CSI
17. 2002 - 2004 Chris Geiger, CSI
18. 2004 - 2006 George Schramm, CSI
19. 2006 - 2008 Kenneth Gehringer, CSI
20. 2008 - 2010 Kenneth Gehringer, CSI
21. 2010 - 2012 Kenneth Raikowski, CSI
22. 2012 - 2014 Guy Y. Page, CSI
23. 2014 - 2016 Paul Commesso, CSI
24. 2016 - 2018 Renee Marcus, CSI
Anthony P. Bruno, FCSI Distinguished Service Award

Presented by the Long Island Chapter in even numbered years for continuous service to the Chapter in the advancement of the Chapter's programs, administration and recognition in the construction industry.
This is the highest award the Long Island Chapter can bestow on an individual.

2012: Chris A. Geiger, CSI, CDT

2010: Kenneth R. Gehringer, CSI, CCCA

2008: No recipient

2006: No recipient

2004: Milton Costello, PE, CSI, CCS

2002: George B. Schramm III, CSI, CCS, CCCA

2000: Leif Holm-Andersen, CSI

1998: Jay S. Turoff, CSI, CDT

1994: Leonard Scheer, CSI Emeritus

1992: Thomas P. Lyons, Jr., CSI, CCS

Long Island Chapter member
S. Steve Blumenthal, FCSI
served as Institute President
from 1989 to 1990.