Vic Verola


Vic Verola is a 25-plus year veteran of the Information Technology industry. Vic graduated from Hofstra University with a major in management and a minor in economics. Throughout his career Vic has worked in various sales leadership positions in the information technology arena. In 2017, Vic was named President of Vicom Computer Services, Inc., one of the largest regional solution providers in the area with over 100 million in revenue. Vic continues to lead the transformation of Vicom into one of the most progressive solution providers in the nation. Vic lives on Long Island with his wife Lupita and three children Danielle, Vic Jr. and Tony. His interests include photography, hockey and technology.

Timothy M. Foley

Timothy Foley

Vice Chair

Timothy M. Foley is a Senior Vice President and Senior Client Manager at Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Global Commercial Bank, providing financial services to companies in the NY Metro area. Tim completed his undergraduate degree in Finance at LIU and earned dual MBAs from Columbia University and University of California at Berkeley. Tim has been actively involved with the organization since 2008 and is a member of NYU Winthrop Hospital’s Board of Regents and the Edward Smith Mineola Lions Club. Tim and his wife, Juliana, live in Garden City with their two sons, Timothy and Alexander, and two dogs.

Praveen Anumolu


Praveen Anumolu is Director of Engineering Services for ASR International Corporation, a worldwide management and technical support services company. From 2004 through 2016, he previously served as a volunteer Big in the organization. Mr. Anumolu is a graduate of Cornell University with degrees in Geological Sciences and Electrical and Computer Engineering. He lives in Smithtown with his family and stays active in the local community.

Liz Meyers


Liz Meyers is the Executive Vice President of Purchasing and Global Sourcing for Darby Dental Supply, LLC. She is responsible for domestic and international product sourcing, SKU optimization, inventory management, analyzing demand and buy-in opportunities, and maintaining vendor relations.

Michael Capilets

Michael Capilets is a Managing Director at SVAM International, Inc. responsible for strategic planning, market segment identification and evaluation, business strategy development and client negotiations. Additionally, he has overall responsibility for Marketing and Sales. Since joining SVAM in 2003, he and his team have significantly increased sales revenues making SVAM one of the fastest growing entities on the Island. He also serves as a leadership coach and mentor to high potential associates in SVAM’s Mentoring Program. Mr. Capilets joined the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island Board of Directors in 2015 and resides in Smithtown with his wife Barbara and his son Michael Jr.

Nancy Foster

Nancy Foster

Ms. Foster is Senior Vice President of BNB Bank in Long Island, NY. She has worked in various credit and management positions at JP Morgan Chase, North Fork Bank, Capital One and BNB Bank. Nancy has focused her efforts on building out high performing, efficient credit teams while maintaining strong asset quality and portfolio performance. Her expertise is in defining processes that adhere to regulatory guidance and align with an organization’s strategic plan and risk framework. Staying abreast of technology advancements, and incorporating these into the bank’s processes, has enabled Nancy to continue to make significant contributions to the success of her employer. Nancy received her MBA from Adelphi University in Garden City, NY.

Richard Grossi

Richard Grossi is the Chief Executive Officer at OpenLink, the global leader in trading, treasury and risk management solutions for the energy, commodities, corporate and financial services industries serving over 600 clients with over 38,000 users worldwide.  Headquartered in Long Island, with offices around the world, OpenLink provides mission critical software to large Financial Services, Energy, Utilities and Diversified Corporations handling their trading, logistics, risk management and treasury needs. As CEO of OpenLink, Rich is responsible for leading day-to-day management and implementing and executing the company’s operational goals and long-term strategy. Mr. Grossi joined the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island Board of Directors in 2014 and resides in Melville with his wife and two children.

Scott Horowitz

Scott M. Horowitz is the President of Shore Line Insurance Agency, Inc. Mr. Horowitz is the chairman and founder of the Hamptons Offshore Invitational fishing tournament to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island and served as the President of the Shinnecock Marlin and Tuna Club for 10 years. He earned his BA at Southampton College and is a United States Coast Guard Licensed Captain. Mr. Horowitz is currently an elected official serving as a Trustee for the Town of Southampton. Mr. Horowitz is also a graduate of the Suffolk County Police Academy. He resides in East Quogue with his wife, Pamela, and his two field-bred English Cockers, Lexi and Bracken.

Anil Jagtiani

Anil Jagtiani

Anil Jagtiani, Founder and Chief Executive Officer at NAKA, a leading North American IT solutions provider focused on Assessments, Cybersecurity, Managed Services, Strategic Consulting, and Staffing services. With over 20 years of experience in the IT industry, Anil launched NAKA in 2017 with the amazing team he had developed and trusted through his career. Anil wanted to name the company after pride, passion and integrity, where clients trust their diligence and dedication. The name NAKA comes from the town in Mumbai, India where he grew up. Humble beginnings gave him the drive to pursue the American dream of starting his own company.

Bert Lurch

Bert Lurch is Co-Founder and CEO of E Central Medical Management (ECM), a full-service medical billing and practice management firm. After graduating with a BS in management from SUNY Old Westbury, Bert began his career at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He co-founded ECM in 1999. Bert is active in the business and non-profit community, serving as president of the Health & Business Alliance, a consortium of healthcare, non-profit and business entities. He is co-chair of the Queens Chamber of Commerce Health and Wellness Committee and a member of the Long Island Elite (LIE). A father of two, he resides in Elmont.

Keith Miller

Keith Miller

Keith Miller is a Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer at Island Federal Credit Union overseeing the Commercial Lending, Mortgage, Collections and Consumer Lending departments. Keith earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Economics from SUNY Oneonta and a Master’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Stony Brook University. Keith has been actively involved with the organization since 2017 and is a member of the Brookhaven Business Advisory Council. Keith and his wife, Amanda, live in Shoreham with their two sons, Easton and Camden.

Michael Paley

Michael Paley

Michael Paley is a travel agent at Pro Travel International. Mr. Paley joined the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island Board of Directors in 1984, and previously served as Chairman of the Board. He earned a BA from Boston University in Business Administration and resides in Malverne with his wife Kathi.

Mike Quattrucci

Mike Quattrucci is Vice President of Sales at Red Hat, Inc., the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver high-performing technologies. Mike became involved with BBBSLI in 2017 and served on the President’s Council prior to joining the Board. He holds BA and MBA degrees from Hofstra University and resides in Smithtown, NY with his wife and two children.

Regina Schilling

Regina Schilling is a legal contractor with Randstad at the Law Offices of Denis J. Kennedy.  She also works part-time as an Office Manager for Dr. Janine D. Kelly, at the Chiropractor’s North Bellmore practice.  She joined the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island Board of Directors in 2012.  Ms. Schilling graduated with a BA from Molloy College.  She resides in West Islip with her husband, John and their two dogs.

Thomas Slome

Thomas Slome is a Partner at Cullen and Dykman LLP, a general practice commercial law firm in Garden City, NY. He specializes in the areas of bankruptcy, loan workouts and corporate finance. Mr. Slome is also Treasurer of the New York City Bar Association. He joined the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island Board of Directors in 2012 and served as its Chair from 2015-17. He received a B.A in Economics from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and earned his J.D. from Rutgers Law School. Mr. Slome resides in Montauk with his wife.

Kelly Stanley

Kelly Stanley is a therapist at Long Island Behavioral Medicine, P.C. located in Islandia and Long Island Mind & Body, P.C. located in Garden City. She joined the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island Board of Directors in 2014. Having graduated from Hofstra University with an MBA and Fordham University with a Master of Social Work, Ms. Stanley is an LCSW, a member of the NASW and an IATP Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. She resides in Rockville Centre with her husband, Michael, and has two grown children, Ryan and Kara.

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