Our Board Members (July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018)

Michele Rebetti                                                                               President| michele.rebetti@crestcom.com  | LinkedIn
Michele is a Leadership Development consultant specializing in Management and Leadership.In addition, she is an adjunct Psychology professor at both Molloy and Farmingdale State Colleges.  Michele earned her BA Psychology from Randolph-Macon College and MA Industrial and Organizational Psychology from Hofstra University.  

Sy Islam, PhD

VP Programing | IOSyIslam@gmail.com | @IOSyIslam | LinkedIn

Sy Islam has over 10 years of experience in a variety of corporate, academic, and applied settings. He has served in management, consultant and research roles in a variety of organizations. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Industrial Organizational Psychology at Farmingdale State College. In addition to his role as a professor, he continues to collaborate with organizations through consulting engagements in his areas of expertise (training and development, selection, survey design, performance management, team building). He is a passionate advocate for the field of I-O Psychology and the importance of training and development. When he’s not teaching or consulting, Sy and his wife enjoy films, sports, and music. 

Larry Kravitz 

VP Finance & President-Elect |  lakrav@yahoo.com | LinkedIn
Larry has spent over 20 years in the learning and  development area. He provides comprehensive learning support in training design  and development as well as learning management system expertise. Larry graduated  from SUNY Stony Brook with a BA in English. He was VP Membership in 2016. 


Stephanie Burke, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

VP Membership |  shburke@optonline.com | LinkedIn

Stephanie joins us with a rich Human Resources background and a passion for learning. She is experienced in all areas of Human Resources including performance management, training and development, recruiting, employee  relations and employee benefitsStephanie earned her Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Human Resource Management from Baruch College and MS Human Resource Management from St. Joseph's College. 


Lisa Privett-Wood 

Past President | lisaprivettwood@optimum.net  | LinkedIn

Lisa (Sr. Manager Learning, Global Operations, Hilton) has spent her career in Learning and Human Resources working in the Hospitality industry. She holds a BS in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University. Lisa served as our most recent Chapter President and was previously VP Programming. 

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