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Executive Board Members

Board Chairperson

Jeff is the President of EPICs Board of Directors and has been actively involved in EPIC and the Epilepsy Foundation of Long Island for more than a decade. He has served on the Board since 2007 and has chaired several of the foundation's annual fund-raising events.  Jeff has practiced law since 1994 and is a partner at Gibbons P.C. in the firm's New York office.  He is part of the firm's Business & Commercial Litigation Department and Electronic Discovery Task Force and counsels both domestic and international clients on a wide array of commercial legal issues. Jeff received his J.D. from NYU School of Law and his undergraduate degree from Cornell University.  Since 1997, Jeff has resided in Garden City, Long Island, with his wife, Heather, and their three children.

Secretary

Henry Klosowski has been with Moritt Hock & Hamroff since April 2000.  Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Klosowski was a name partner at Horowitz, Mencher, Klosowski & Nestler, and P.C. Mr. Klosowski brings vast experience to the firm in all phases of trust and estate planning.  He concentrates his practice in the areas of probate, estate administration, elder law, guardianships and estate litigation. Mr. Klosowski has written and lectured on a variety of topics, and recently spoke at meetings of American Express Financial Services, Comprehensive Planning, and the Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States.

Education

University of Bridgeport School of Law, J.D. 1985
Bates College, B.A. 1982

Admissions

Mr. Klosowski is admitted to practice in New York and Massachusetts. He is also admitted to the United States District Court for the Eastern District and the United States Tax Court.

Affiliations

Mr. Klosowski serves on the Board of Directors of the Epilepsy Foundation of Long Island.

Vice Chairperson

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Treasurer

Bob Ludricks is a Managing Director and Senior Client Advisor at Bessemer Trust Company based in New York. He is responsible for the administration of trust and investment management accounts. He has been with Bessemer for 17 years.  Prior to joining Bessemer Trust, he spent seven years as a Client Account Manager at U.S. Trust.

Bob earned an M.B.A. from Cornell University and a B.B.A. (Magna Cum Laude) from Bernard M. Baruch College. In addition, he is a Certified Financial Planner.

Bob resides in Garden City with his wife, Rosalia, and two children, Gavin and Miranda.

General Board Members

Carol has spent more than 16 years in the commercial real estate banking industry focusing on lending, credit risk management, asset management, and restructuring/workouts. Since 2011, Carol has been a Managing Director for PB Capital Corporation, a subsidiary of Deutsche Bank, where she is the Chief Credit Officer responsible for PB Capital's U.S. commercial real estate business.

Prior to joining PB Capital, Carol held various senior roles at Barclays Capital and UBS. From 2004-11 she was a Director at Barclays Capital where she was an Asset Manager handling resolution and workouts of distressed assets, and Team Leader and Credit Officer responsible for credit risk management and approval of Barclays’ U.S. commercial real estate business. From 1997-2004, Carol was a Director at UBS where she was a Credit Officer for Commercial Real Estate and Principal Finance. Before beginning her career in real estate, Carol was an analyst covering financial institutions.

A native New Yorker, Carol graduated from The Bronx High School of Science and attended Cornell University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree and was a Dean's Scholar. She is also a Chartered Financial Analyst. Over the years, Carol has been active with various charitable organizations, including Minds Matter, Good Dog Foundation, and Cross-Cultural Solutions. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of Leake and Watts, a not-for-profit social services agency based in Yonkers, NY. An avid runner, Carol runs nearly every morning and has completed numerous races, including several full and half marathons. When she’s not running, she can often be found biking all over New York City or upstate New York. 

David S. Greenhaus is a Partner in the Long Island, New York office of Jackson Lewis LLP.  Mr. Greenhaus is a graduate of the University of Florida at Gainesville (B.A. 1995) and the Hofstra University School of Law (J.D. 1998).

Mr. Greenhaus has a broad area of practice and responsibility with the Firm.  Mr. Greenhaus concentrates his practice on employment litigation, defending employers in federal and state courts, and before administrative agencies and arbitration panels in litigation related to employment discrimination, retaliation, wrongful discharge, whistleblower, wage-hour and related tort and contract claims.  Mr. Greenhaus advises clients on compliance with various state and federal laws affecting the workplace, including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, and New York State and City laws, among others.  He guides clients through internal investigations, disciplinary actions and medical leave issues, and prepares workplace policies and employee handbooks. 

Mr. Greenhaus also regularly litigates claims for breach of noncompetition agreements, theft of trade secrets and breach of fiduciary duties.  His practice includes drafting and counseling employers with respect to individual employment agreements, restrictive covenants and related agreements.  He has significant experience both prosecuting and defending lawsuits involving post-employment non-competition and non-solicitation agreements, unfair competition claims, and other employment-related business torts.  Mr. Greenhaus has practiced extensively in both state and federal courts, and his litigation experience includes representing employers in the securities industry before NASD/FINRA and AAA panels. 

Mr. Greenhaus is admitted to practice in New York, and the United States District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of New York.  He also is a member of the New York State Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Section and a member of the Labor and Employment Committee of the New York City Bar Association. 

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Dr. Sharon Deans is a board certified obstetrician/gynecologist. Dr. Deans is a native New Yorker, born and raised in Brooklyn and educated in New York City public schools. She attended undergraduate school at the University of Southern California.  Dr. Deans attended medical school at Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, D.C. and trained at the Howard University Hospital, completing her residency there in Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1992.

She has been in practice for 18 years in New York, 12 years of which were in private practice in Manhasset, New York.  Fifteen years of her career has been spent teaching medical students and physicians in residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Deans has served as a district Police Surgeon for the New York City Police Department Pregnancy Medical District from 2005- 2009,  the first African-American woman to serve as a police surgeon in the history of the department.

Dr. Deans is currently Director of Gynecology and Director of Labor and Delivery at North Central Bronx Hospital in the Bronx, NY. She also holds an academic appointment at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine as a clinical instructor of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 

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HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATOR, specializing in nursing home and hospital operations, efficiencies and opportunities of health care settings, union negotiations and enforcement, turnaround specialist in health care facilities and a complete understanding of the proprietary, not-for-profit and government operations.

Mr. Peter O’Sullivan has been a senior credit portfolio management and risk management executive in the financial services for the past 26 years.  He is currently a Partner with PremieRe Holdings LLC, an insurance company focused on underwriting insurable exposures having embedded financial risks. Previously, Mr. O’Sullivan served as Regional Head of the Portfolio Restructuring Unit for Commezbank New York and was also Global Head of Credit Portfolio Management for Dresdner Kleinwort, based in London. He has also served as regional head of Credit Portfolio Management and Co-Head of Credit Proprietary Trading, for Dresdner Kleinwort, based in New York. Mr. O’Sullivan also has extensive experience in Risk Management, serving as regional head of Credit Risk Control for the Americas at Dresdner Kleinwort, Head of Credit Risk Policy Americas for NatWest Markets, and a Senior Manager in KPMG’s Risk Management consultancy practice.  He began his career at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) where was a commissioned National Bank Examiner and Systemic Risk Analyst.   Mr. O’Sullivan currently serves as a director for the Central Property Owners Association in Garden City, New York.

Randy Lang has been a Senior Labor Relations professional for more than 35 years. In addition to having experience in maintaining effective relationships between management and labor for the nurses association, he has worked with the International Brotherhood of Trade Unions and the Electrical Production and Industrial Workers Union. Lang received his bachelor's degree from Cornell University's School of Industrial & Labor Relations.

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