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  • Staff & Leadership

  • Staff

  • Emory Edwards
  • Emory A. Edwards 
    President and CEO
    Direct: 201-566-7823
    Office: 201-386-0699
    Mobile: 917-543-4837

  • Christian Bailey
  • Christian Bailey
    Manager, Programming and Services
    Direct: 201-815-1493
    Office: 201-386-0699
    Mobile: 551-221-0503
  • Yamilet-Maldonado
  • Yamilet Maldonado
    Manager, Membership and Communications
    Direct: 201-566-8358
    Office: 201-386-0699
    Mobile: 201-279-2572
  • Leadership

  • Hudson County Chamber Board Officers

    Chair: Anthony Cammarata Jr., Managing Director, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
    First Vice Chair: Paul Silverman, Principal, SILVERMAN
    Vice Chair: Sharon Ambis, Consultant, Sharon Ambis LLC
    Vice Chair: Michael Prilutsky, President & CEO, Jersey City Medical Center - RWJBarnabas Health
    Vice Chair: Catherine Tantillo, Head of Social Impact, Lord, Abbett & Co.
    Treasurer: Patrick DiSanto, Vice President, Commercial Lending, Provident Bank
    Executive Committee At-Large Member and Secretary: Nicholas A. Chiaravalloti, J.D., Ed.D.,Vice President External Affairs, Hudson County Community College
    Executive Committee At-Large Member: Natalie Brathwaite, Vice President, Public Affairs NJ/NY Region, Fidelity Investments
    Executive Committee At-Large Member: Thomas Coughlin, President and CEO, BCB Bank 
    Immediate Past Chair: Philip F. McGovern Jr., Esq., Managing Partner, Connell Foley LLP

  • Board of Directors

    • Andres Acebo, Interim President, New Jersey City University
    • Ruddys Andrade, Executive Director, Guttenberg Housing Authority
    • Frederick Bonato, Ph.D., Executive Vice President & Provost, Saint Peter's University
    • Jeanne Cretella, President & Co-Owner, Landmark Hospitality
    • Francesca DiBianco, Vice President & Relationship Manager, TD Bank
    • Jeremy Farrell, Managing Director for Development and Community Relations, LeFrak
    • Deval Gadhvi, MD, Founder, NJ Primary Care
    • George Garcia, Esq., Partner, Connell Foley LLP
    • Angelo Genova, Esq., Senior Partner, Co-Founder and Firm Chairman, Genova Burns Attorneys-at-Law
    • Daryl Harrison-Rand, President & CEO, HarrisonRand Advertising 
    • Robinson Holloway, Executive Director, Art Fair 14C
    • Lisa Iachetti, President and CEO, Hackensack Meridian Palisades Medical Center
    • Karina Jimenez-Belen, Sales Manager/External Retail, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    • Nizar Kifaieh, MD, President/CEO, Hudson Regional Hospital
    • Paula A. Palermo, Senior Vice President/Regional Manager, Provident Bank
    • Diana Pombo, Assistant Vice President of Business Development, Haven Savings Bank
    • Joan M. Quigley, President & CEO, North Hudson Community Action Corporation
    • Maria Solorzano, Chief Executive Officer, Liberty Savings Federal Credit Union
    • Rhonda E. Wilson-Duncan, Vice President/Business Development Officer, Citibank 
  • Hudson County Chamber Foundation Board of Trustees

    • President: Emory Edwards, President and CEO, Hudson County Chamber of Commerce
    • Vice President and Secretary: Ruddys Andrade, Executive Director, Guttenberg Housing Authority