Board

David Calone – Jove Equity Partners LLC

David Calone – Jove Equity Partners LLC
David L. Calone is the CEO of Jove Equity Partners LLC, a venture capital firm that invests in and helps build technology companies in the internet, software, digital media, energy, real estate, transportation and health care industries. He serves as a director of nine privately-held companies located throughout the country and is a co-inventor on [...] read more

Michael Dowling – North Shore-LIJ Health System

Michael Dowling – North Shore-LIJ Health System
As the health system’s president and chief executive officer (CEO), Mr. Dowling oversees a healthcare network which delivers world-class clinical care throughout the New York metropolitan area, pioneering research at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and a visionary approach to medical education, highlighted by the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine. North Shore-LIJ is the largest integrated healthcare system in [...] read more

Doon Gibbs – Brookhaven National Laboratory

Doon Gibbs – Brookhaven National Laboratory
Doon Gibbs earned a B.S. in physics and mathematics from the University of Utah in 1977, and an M.S. and Ph.D. in physics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, in 1979 and 1982 respectively. He joined Brookhaven in 1983 as an assistant physicist and progressed through the ranks to become a senior physicist in [...] read more

Leo Guthart – Topspin Partners

Leo Guthart – Topspin Partners
Leo Guthart is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Topspin Partners. Prior to founding Topspin, Dr. Guthart was President, CEO and Chairman of Ademco Security Group, which he joined in 1964.  Under his tenure, the company grew from a fledgling manufacturer to become the Pittway Corporation Security Group, a $1.5 billion enterprise.  This group encompassed [...] read more

Kevin S. Law – The Long Island Association

Kevin S. Law – The Long Island Association
Mr. Law became President and CEO of the Long Island Association, New York State’s largest business organization, in September 2010 where his efforts are focused on creating a better business climate on Long Island in order to create the new jobs our region so desperately needs and to help unify the region to help strengthen [...] read more

Mark Lesko – Executive Director, Accelerate Long Island

Mark Lesko – Executive Director, Accelerate Long Island
Mark Lesko is the Executive Director of Accelerate Long Island, a regional collaboration to accelerate the formation of an innovation-based economy on Long Island.  Accelerate Long Island’s institutional founders are Brookhaven National Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Hofstra University, the North Shore-LIJ Health System and its Feinstein Institute, Stony Brook University, the Long Island Association, CA Technologies, Canrock [...] read more

Stuart Rabinowitz – Hofstra University

Stuart Rabinowitz – Hofstra University
Stuart Rabinowitz was chosen by the Hofstra University Board of Trustees to serve as the eighth president of the University on December 20, 2000. Prior to his appointment, he served as dean of Hofstra University School of Law from September 1989 through June 2001. He joined the faculty of the Law School in 1972. President Rabinowitz currently holds the [...] read more

Nancy Rauch-Douzinas – The Rauch Foundation

Nancy Rauch-Douzinas – The Rauch Foundation
After a career of twenty years as a psychologist and family therapist, Nancy Rauch Douzinas decided to devote herself to expanding and building the Rauch Foundation, a family foundation created by her father and uncle in 1961. In 1990 she became President of the Foundation and under her leadership the Rauch Foundation has sought to [...] read more

Roger Savell – Ernst & Young LLP

Roger Savell – Ernst & Young LLP
Roger’s career with Ernst & Young has been primarily focused on serving companies throughout the Metropolitan New York Area. Prior to his appointment in the Long Island office, Roger held other leadership roles, including head of the Metropolitan New York Area’s Strategic Growth Markets group and Venture Capital Advisory group. He was also the Partner-in-Charge [...] read more

Samuel L. Stanley, Jr., – Stony Brook University

Samuel L. Stanley, Jr., – Stony Brook University
On July 1, 2009, Samuel L. Stanley Jr., MD, became the fifth president of Stony Brook University, taking the helm of one of the nation’s most prestigious research institutions. One of just 62 members of the invitation-only Association of American Universities, Stony Brook is recognized for its innovative programs, groundbreaking discoveries, and integration of research [...] read more

Bruce Stillman – Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Bruce Stillman – Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Dr. Bruce Stillman is President of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.  A native of Australia, he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree with honors at The University of Sydney and a Ph.D. from the John Curtin School of Medical Research at the Australian National University.  He then moved to Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory as a Postdoctoral [...] read more

Charles M. Strain – Farrell Fritz

Charles M. Strain – Farrell Fritz
Charles M. Strain is the managing partner of Farrell Fritz.  He is actively involved in many civic organizations. Charlie has served as Chairman of Winthrop-University Hospital’s Board of Directors since 2006.  He also serves on the boards of the Long Island Association, Family and Children’s Association, the Winthrop South Nassau University Health System, Inc. as [...] read more

Steve Winick – Topspin Partners

Steve Winick – Topspin Partners
Steve Winick serves as the Managing Director of Topspin Partners.  Mr. Winick came to Topspin from Honeywell, Intl., where he most recently served as CIO of its $2 billion Security Group.  He had been with Honeywell (and the Ademco division of Pittway Corp., before its acquisition by Honeywell in 2000) for over 21 years as [...] read more