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January/February 2014, Vol. 56, No. 1

NYSBA welcomes 69 new Sustaining Members


By Maria Kroth
The State Bar extends sincere gratitude to the following 69 individuals who recently became new Sustaining Members of the New York State Bar Association.  

Sustaining Members are a distinguished group of 810 members, representing 20 states and 17 countries, who provide the association with extra financial support to help NYSBA maintain its leadership position as the voice of New York attorneys.

How to join

Sustaining Membership dues are $400 per year. For more information on how to become a Sustaining Member, please contact the Membership Services Department at 518-487-5571 or membership@nysba.org.

New Sustaining Members

John D. Aspland, Jr. of Glens Falls
Ricardo A. Baez of Rockville Centre
Carl T. Baker of Glens Falls
James R. Barnes of Albany
Toni Ann Christine Barone of Staten Island
Robert E. Brown of Rochester
Nancy Burner of East Setauket
Michael H. Byowitz of New York
Kelly A. Carrero of New York
Marilda Cassago of Brescia, Italy
Mudita Chawla of New York
Joseph Dinardo of Williamsville
Sean M. Doolan of Albany
James F. Dwyer of Wyckoff, New Jersey
Jeffrey R. Egan of New York
Lawrence Elmen, Jr. of Glens Falls
Klaus Eppler of New York
Hon. Paul G. Feinman of New York
Alan P. Fitzpatrick of Schenectady
James Harris Freeman of New York
Jeffrey L. Futter of New York
Daniel Garcia of Pearland, Texas
Sharon Stern Gerstman of Buffalo
Joan M. Gilbride of New York
Ira S. Goldenberg of White Plains
Richard M. Gutierrez of Forest Hills
Annette G. Hasapidis of South Salem
Karen R. Hennigan of New York
Richard B. Herman of New York
Ellen Cutler Igoe of Oceanside
Charles P. Inclima of Rochester
Robert William Johnson, III of Troy
Esier Kim of Grosse Pointe, Michigan
Ralph M. Kirk of Kingston
Prescott E. Klosner of Ilion
Kristine M. Koren of New York
Ronald Kreismann of New York
Robert Kresse of Buffalo
Lisa A. Levy of New York
Betty Lugo of Brooklyn
Bertrand R. Madsen of New York
Anna C. Manger of Rye
Thomas J. Maroney of New York
Scott Douglas Miller of New York
Sean R. O’Loughlin of New York
Joseph J. Orlando, Jr. of Santa Monica, California
Frances M. Pantaleo of Purchase
Michael F. Perlis of Los Angeles, California
Daniel J. Persing of Latham
Hon. Vincent J. Reilly, Jr. of Schenectady
Michael Rikon of New York
Eric J. Russo of Sayville
James R. Sandner of Delmar
Charles Saperstein of New York
Walter A. Saurack of New York
Deborah A. Scalise of Scarsdale
Edmund A. Schaffzin of New York
Yisroel Y. Schulman of New York
David C. Singer of New York
Mark T. Starkman of Highland Mills
Richard P. Swanson of New York
Thomas P. Valet of New York
Donald P. VanStry of Syracuse
Maria T. Vullo of New York
Stewart L. Weisman of Manlius
Andrew S. Weissman of Mount Kisco
Joseph M. Wentland of Fayetteville
Roberta G. Williams of Auburn
Adrian Zuckerman of Chester, New Jersey 


Kroth is a senior assistant in NYSBA’s Membership Services Department.