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Emory A. Edwards

President and CEO
Direct: 201-566-7823
Office: 201-386-0699
Mobile: 917-543-4837

Christian Bailey

Manager, Programming and Services
Direct: 201-815-1493
Office: 201-386-0699
Mobile: 551-221-0503


Hudson County Chamber Board Officers

Chair: Catherine Tantillo, Head of Social Impact, Lord, Abbett & Co.
First Vice Chair: Natalie Brathwaite, Vice President, Public Affairs NJ/NY Region, Fidelity Investments
Vice Chair: Nicholas A. Chiaravalloti, J.D., Ed.D., Vice President External Affairs, Hudson County Community College
Vice Chair: Michael Prilutsky, President & CEO, Jersey City Medical Center - RWJBarnabas Health
Vice Chair: Maria Solorzano, Chief Executive Officer, Liberty Savings Federal Credit Union
President: Emory Edwards, President and CEO, Hudson County Chamber of Commerce
Treasurer::Francesca DiBianco, Vice President & Relationship Manager, TD Bank
Executive Committee At-Large Member: Ruddys Andrade, Executive Director, Guttenberg Housing Authority
Executive Committee At-Large Member: David Ostrowski, First Vice President, Market Manager, Provident Bank
Executive Committee At-Large Member: Diana Pombo, Assistant Vice President of Business Development, Haven Savings Bank
Immediate Past Chair: Anthony Cammarata Jr., Managing Director, Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Board of Directors

  • Andres Acebo, Interim President, New Jersey City University
  • Rebecca Acosta, Chief Operating Officer, North Hudson Community Action Corporation
  • Dominick Belfiore, Vice President, Relationship Manager, M&T Bank
  • Frederick Bonato, Ph.D., Executive Vice President & Provost, Saint Peter's University
  • Aliza Brevard-Rodriguez, D.Sc., Founder/CEO, The Other Side Dispensary
  • Charles Burton, Manager, Community Relations, LeFrak/Newport Associates Development Co.
  • James "Jim" Conti, President, New Jersey Coffee School
  • Thomas "Tom" Coughlin, Board of Directors, BCB Bank
  • Jeanne Cretella, President & Co-Owner, Landmark Hospitality
  • Deval Gadhvi, MD, Founder, NJ Primary Care
  • Stacy Gemma, Sales Associate, Donovan Realty and Development
  • 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
  • Rashika Mandal, Vice President, CMIT of Jersey City and Manhattan Carnegie Hill
  • Carl Mazzanti, President and Co-Founder, eMazzanti Technologies
  • Philip McGovern Jr., J.D., Partner, Connell Foley
  • John Pascali, General Manager, Residence Inn of Jersey City
  • Gerard Pizzillo, J.D., Partner, Genova Burns
  • Bushra Qureshi, Senior Vice President, Commuter Regional Manager, PNC
  • David Rand, Managing Partner, HarrisonRand
  • Deidra Viney, Managing Director, Business Development, Express Employment Professionals

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
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