Members

Blase J. Spinozzi, Chairperson
White Plains

Mr. Blase J. Spinozzi, a Town of Greenburgh Resident since 1972, has a long professional career as a Court Reporter. He served with the Supreme Court State of New York, Sr. Court Reporter 1973 – 2002 (Served as 1st Vice President of ASSCR (Union) while in Supreme Court). He also served with the Civil Court of the City of New York, Court Reporter I, 1969 – 2002 and lastly worked with the Department of Labor, Hearing Reporter from 1963 – 1969. He continues to do Freelance Court Reporter. Mr. Spinozzi is a US Army & US Army Reserve veteran where served as with the Judge Advocate General Corps. Mr. Spinozzi received an Associate Degree from the Interboro Institute of New York. He has been the President Hilltop Farms Civic Association, Inc. since 1999.

Trudy Holand, Secretary

Trudy Holand and her spouse have lived in the Greenburgh community over forty years during which time Ms. Holand has been a proud homemaker and mother.   While her three children attended the Ardsley schools, Ms. Holand was a very active volunteer in the school community in various capacities.    Despite her busy schedule in community affairs, Ms. Holand was engaged in her self-founded business as an event planner.

Ms. Holand has served on numerous town boards, to wit, president of the East Rumbrook Dog Park, and as a board member of Greenburgh Parks and Recreation.

In 2014, while president, the East Rumbrook Dog Park was awarded the Greenburgh Parks and Recreation Commissioner’s Community Service Award .  

Ms. Holand presently is an active congregant of the Woodlands Community Temple and serves on various committees therein.

Presently, Ms. Holand remains as president of the Rumbrook Dog Park, a member of the Greenburgh Parks and Recreation Board, and secretary of the Greenburgh Board of Ethics.


Doris Friedman
Tarrytown

Judge Friedman is a retired senior justice of the Town of Greenburgh. Judge Friedman has been engaged in the practice of law since 1957. She served as a town justice for the Town of Greenburgh from 1998 - 2011, and prior to that was one of the justices of the Village of Tarrytown for sixteen years. Judge Friedman obtained her Bachelor’s of Arts degree from Tufts University, and her JD from Boston University School of Law.

Her Honor is a mediator and founder of the New York State Council on Divorce Mediation. a founder and former Board Member of the Westchester Community Action Program, and the Tarrytown Community Opportunity Program. She has served on many boards, including, but not limited to, My Sister’s Place. Westchester Children’s Association, the Westchester Red Cross, and others. She has received numerous awards, including Women of Excellence from the Yonkers Chamber of Commerce, two NAACP Humanitarian Awards. the Red Cross Humanitarian Award. the Drum Major Award from the Dr. Martin Luther King Legacy Committee, the UJA Federation, jointly with her late husband, Samuel J. Friedman.

Currently, her Honor is an Adjunct Professor at Mercy College and a private­ practicing attorney in litigation and mediation.
Judge Friedman is a mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, for which she is very proud.



Joseph S. Malara, Esq., Volunteer Counsel
South Salem

Mr. Malara, the BOE "Volunteer Counsel" since 2010, is an Attorney admitted to practice in the State and Federal Courts of New York. He is a graduate of Fordham College and Fordham Law School. He was a resident of the Town of Greenburgh until 1997. He maintained an office in Hartsdale until 2006 when he moved to South Salem.


Timothy Hays

Timothy Hays has been a resident of Hastings-on-Hudson since 1996.  A former journalist, he is a literary and film agent, editor, and speechwriter.


Michael D’Alessandro
White Plains

Michael D’Alessandro has been a resident of Tarrytown and, most recently, Greenburgh since 2008.  A cum laude graduate of Siena College with a BBA in Accounting, he has spent over 15 years in Anti-Fraud and Ethics & Compliance roles during which time he has become a licensed Certified Public Accountant and achieved Certification in Fraud Examination, through the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, and Healthcare Compliance, through the Health Care Compliance Association.  

He is currently the Ethics & Compliance Officer of an independently owned specialty pharmacy responsible for the development, implementation, and monitoring of an effective Ethics and Compliance program.  

His previous roles have focused on compliance program monitoring, financial and operational audit, and corporate investigations.



Claire Pizzuti 

Claire Pizzuti has been a resident of the Town of Greenburgh since 1983. She is a retired attorney with 40 years of insurance industry experience in compliance and management.  Ms. Pizzuti is a Volunteer Greenburgh Auxiliary Police Officer, and has been a Fairview Fire Commissioner, a member of the Community Emergency Response Team, and a New York State Emergency Medical Technician.  She is the Treasurer of Hilltop Farms Civic Association and the Friends of the Greenburgh Library. 

 Ms. Pizzuti has also served as treasurer for several political campaigns and is well versed in election rules and regulations.