Executive Board & Board of Directors

SCWBEC Board members are volunteers. We are a working board, who have the best interests of the organization always. The board is comprised of the Executive Board which provides leadership. The Directors work in a teams of 2 in specific areas to accomplish goals that we have set forth for the organization.

Executive Board

Lorraine Kimmey

Chairwoman
Lorraine has served 2 terms on the Board and has been a member of SCWBEC since 2005 and an avid supporter of SCWBEC through sponsorships. She is the one of many recipients of SCWBEC’s Sally Ann Slacke ...

Lisa Albinowski

Vice Chair
Lisa brings many years of business and real estate experience to her clients.  She is a New York State Licensed Real Estate Broker who ran her own Real Estate Business and is currently working as an Associate ...

Michele Martin

Secretary
With 35 years of experience in the Insurance Industry, Michele has the knowledge and expertise that helps her provide customers with an outstanding level of service. Her office has been a “Premier Service’ office for the past ...

Peggiann McCoy

Treasurer
Peg McCoy is the President of Peggiann McCoy CPA, P.C.  She has over 25 years of progressive experience in providing quality accounting and tax services to closely held businesses.  In 1998 she began a full time endeavor ...

Board Of Directors

Gina Motisi

Co-Director of Public Relations
Gina Motisi Photography is celebrating 36 years in business. It is a full service studio, photographing, All types of portraiture, events, products, and videography. She is passionate about her work and is grateful she is able to ...

Jennifer Lavern

Co-Director of Public Relations
Jennifer Lavern is the President and CEO of AURAA UNLIMITED, an enhancement company which specializes in the transformation of individuals through inspired content. As a writer, blogger and dynamic public speaker, Jennifer creates and delivers content that ...

Ritima Sood

Co-Director of Public Relations
CEO of Artiems Software Solutions, Ritima has worked in the field of Information Technology for over 20 years. An accomplished programmer herself, she uses her business and project management experience to design and develop software geared toward ...

Barb Herd

Co-Director of Membership
I started my career in the Human Resource field, working for a large advertising agency in NYC.  Fun job!  After being in that area for a few years, I segued into the training field, working as a ...

Marie Cantone

Co-Director of Membership
Marie Cantone is a mutli-faceted, highly results oriented doer who brings her passion for helping people to all of the different facets of her life. Her diverse background and deep experience in the disparate worlds of insurance ...

Maggie Goldstein

Co-Director of Strategic Partnerships

Betsy Maniotis

Co-Director of Strategic Partnerships
Betsy is the president of Betsy’s Baskets ~ specializing in custom gift baskets, bears, favors florals & home decor items for both corporate and personal use. Betsy’s Baskets was honored in 2013 to be placed in LinkedIn’s ...

Kathy Zadrozny

Co-Director of Sponsorship
ZCI WOODWORKS is a family owned and operated Architectural Woodwork, Custom Cabinetry and Millwork manufacturer located in Islandia, Long Island of which Kathy is co-owner. Kathy has an extensive background in running businesses. After owning successful restaurants ...

Stephanie Ethe

Co-Director of Sponsorship

Kathy Brennan

Co-Director of Professional Development
Kathleen is president of 360 Insurance Services since 2009. Kathy leads her business team in developing employees benefit strategies for their clients.  Kathy draws upon her experience of working with hundreds of businesses and numerous insurers to develop ...

Raffelina Cipriano

Co-Director of Professional Development
Raffelina is an independent contractor with Primerica, the largest independent financial services marketing company in North America. She is actively involved with the “Women in Primerica” movement and hosts Financial Wellness workshops throughout her community. With these ...

Susan McLaughlin

Director of Compliance
I graduated from Stetson University School of Law in 2006 armed with a great education, a bunch of debt and no idea what I was going to do after moving to New York and passing the bar.  ...