Committees and Chairs

Communication Committee

This committee shall sponsor, organize and direct all public relations and media events, such as television, radio, newspaper, etc.

Antonio Paesano – Chair

Cultural & Language Committee

This committee shall sponsor, organize and direct all activities such as classes, scholarships, summer camps, day care centers, etc. It also has the important and arduous task of ensuring that all Chapters teach, or assist in any way to teach, the Italian language.

Anna Di Nardo – Chair

Fundraising Committee

This committee has the arduous task of raising funds for Filitalia International and Foundation.

Paula DeSanctis-Bonavitacola – Chair

Expansion Committee

This committee actively promotes, recruits, and retains new members and chapters.

Pasquale Nestico, M.D. – Chair

International Exchange Program Committee

The IEP Committee sponsors young professionals from 21 to 31 years old to visit the United States of America, or Italy, for study experience.

Rosetta Miriello – Chair

Membership/New Chapters

This committee shall actively promote and recruit new members and chapters and retain present membership.

Nicholas Santangelo – Chair

Recreational Committee

This committee organizes and directs all recreational and social events, such as picnics, general assemblies, dinner dances, sporting events, etc.

Paula DeSanctis-Bonavitacola – Chair

Humanitarian Committee

This committee shall sponsor humanitarian aid to members of the community. Oversees the Christmas Seals Program every year.

Marc Virga – Chair

Real Estate Committee

This committee is responsible for maintaining log of rent payments and deposits.

Rosetta Miriello – Chair

Sports Committee

This committee is responsible for organizing and developing sports events, including – but not limited to – Bocce, Soccer and Foosball.

Rosaria Ceraso – Chair

Special Event Committee

This committee is responsible for organizing and developing youth related events including La Festa Nazionale, June 2nd.

Sammy Nestico – Chair