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2020 Premier Business Women Award Winners (no photos)

MEET THE 2020 PREMIER BUSINESS WOMEN AWARD WINNERS

EXCELLENCE IN HEALTHCARE

Eileen Mahler,
PhD, RN, NE-BC

Director of Nursing Education and Magnet Projects
Mount Sinai South Nassau
EXCELLENCE IN HEALTHCARE

Kerri Anne
Scanlon, RN

Executive
Director
Glen Cove Hospital
EXCELLENCE IN REAL ESTATE

Deirdre
O’Connell

CEO
Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty
ACCOUNTING

Diana Hopkins

Director, Valuation & Business Analytics
BDO USA LLP
ACCOUNTING

Hayley Mayer

Director-
Business Management
Prager Metis CPAs
ACCOUNTING

Lisa Rispoli,
CPA, AEP

Partner
Grassi
ACCOUNTING

Mary Santoli

Director of Small
Business Services
Prager Metis CPAs
EDUCATION

Meredith H. Celentano

Assistant Vice President for Development and Alumni Affairs
Hofstra University
EDUCATION

Linda Howard-Weissman

Assistant Dean for Institutional Advancement
Touro Law Center
EDUCATION

Elaine L. Smith, EdD, MS, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, ANEF

Dean, College of Nursing and Public Health
Adelphi University
EDUCATION

Joanne
O’Brien

Dean of the School of Education and Human Services
Molloy College
ENERGY & TRANSPORTATION

Peggy
Keane

Managing Director and Vice President- Construction and Operations
PSEG Long Island
ENGINEERING

Janice Jijina,
P.E., AICP, CEP, LEED AP

Partner
Cameron Engineering
ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Fran
Paniccia

Founder/CEO
Organic Krush
ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Michelle
Walrath

Founder
Organic Krush
FINANCE & BANKING

Cara Cunha

Mortgage Loan Officer
PNC Bank
FINANCE & BANKING

Melissa Curtis

Sales Manager/Senior Loan Originator
Contour Mortgage
FINANCE & BANKING

Diane Johnston

Vice President
Bernstein
FINANCE & BANKING

Marie Taylor, CRPC, AAMS

Financial Advisor
Edward Jones
FINANCE & BANKING

Michelle Moreira-Jodice

Vice President/Branch Manager
The First National Bank of Long Island
FINANCE & BANKING

Theresa Potter

Director of Franchise Partnerships
Lendio
GOVERNMENT

Eve Lupenko Ferrante, MD

Councilwoman
City of Glen Cove
Cosmetic Dermatologist
Greenberg Cosmetic Surgery
HEALTHCARE & WELLNESS

Tracey Rosenberg, DDS, MD

Oral Surgeon
Plainview Massapequa
Levittown Oral and
Implant Surgery
HEALTHCARE & WELLNESS

Yelda Nouri, MD

Board-Certified Medical Oncologist and Hematologist
New York Cancer &
Blood Specialists
LEGAL

Lisa E. Boglione

Founder, President and CEO
Accu-Serve,
LTD
LEGAL

Charo Ezdrin, Esq.

Principal
Ezdrin & Woods,
PC
LEGAL

Jacqueline Harounian, Esq.

Partner
Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C.
LEGAL

Catherine Z.
O’Brien

Of Counsel
Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C.
LEGAL

Constantina
Papageorgiou, Esq.

Partner
Vishnick McGovern Milizio LLP
LEGAL

Felicia
Pasculli, Esq.

Partner
Futterman, Lanza & Pasculli, LLP
LEGAL

Megan C. Ryan, Esq.

General
Counsel
NuHealth/
NUMC
MARKETING & PR

Donna DeVita

Principal
ESQuire Brand Management
Director of Marketing
Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles, LLP
MARKETING & PR

Nina McCann

Marketing
Director
Against the Current/
Ellipsis Advisory Board
MARKETING & PR

Jillian Weston

Founder
Jillian’s Circus
MEDIA & JOURNALISM

Kimberly Rae Miller

President and Founder
KRM Editorial, Inc.
NOT-FOR-PROFIT

Geri Barish

Executive Director
Hewlett House, 1 in 9
NOT-FOR-PROFIT

Randell Marie Bynum

CEO
Girl Scouts of
Nassau County
NOT-FOR-PROFIT

Lisa Cohn

President
Living Water for
Women
NOT-FOR-PROFIT

Kristine Kossegi Lehn

Chief Network Officer
Long Island Cares, Inc. – The Harry Chapin Food Bank
NOT-FOR-PROFIT

Sara Lipsky

Executive Director
Leukemia &
Lymphoma Society
NOT-FOR-PROFIT

Gwen O’Shea

President and CEO
Community Development Corporation of Long Island
NOT-FOR-PROFIT

Amy Zaslansky

Founder and CEO
The Book
Fairies
REAL ESTATE

Sharona Beck

Licensed Real Estate Broker/Owner
Sharona Beck Realty
REAL ESTATE

Ronnie Gerber

Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
Douglas Elliman
REAL ESTATE

Peggy Pogue Steiner

Licensed Real Estate Broker, Owner
Saltwater Realty, LLC
RETAIL & SALES

Kristin Hendrick

General Sales Manager
Volvo Cars Glen Cove
RETAIL & SALES

Glenda Hills

Founder/CEO
CariFlair Boutique
TECHNOLOGY & SECURITY

Clorinda Antonucci

Vice President
Corporate Loss Prevention Associates
TECHNOLOGY & SECURITY

Gabrielle Wedderburn

Northeast Regional Manager
Champion Controls, Inc.
TECHNOLOGY & SECURITY

Vidya Ramsammy

President
Corporate Loss Prevention Associates
UNDER 30

Arianna Georgiadis

Human Resources Supervisor
Grassi
WONDER GIRL

Olivia Marco

High School Student

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