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New Member Monday: July 2017 Edition

Bridget Bagileo will be a sophomore at Catholic University of America in the fall, majoring in Classical Humanities and Italian. Her family is originally from Avelino, in the Campania region of Italy. Bridget is also...

New Member Monday June
New Member Monday: June 2017 Edition

Denise D. Arbesu is a Senior Vice President in Citibank, N.A.’s Citi Commercial Bank Group and Chair of the Board of Directors of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce. Denise received a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from...

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New Member Monday: May 2017 Edition

Catherine Anderson is a Principal for Human Resources Solutions at CMA Consultants. A graduate of Queens College with a degree in Business Administration, Catherine has almost 30 years of experience in the Human Resources field....

April 2017 New Mem. Monday
New Member Monday: April 2017 Edition

Francesca Petronio grew up speaking Italian with her nonna, who emigrated from Trieste with her father and grandfather. At Smith College, she studied Psychology and Italian studies, culminating a thesis about the application of gender...

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New Member Monday: March 2017 Edition

  Caroline Chalmers is a second generation Italian American whose grandparents came from Naples, Italy. She was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. The first in her family to graduate from college, Caroline received a...

Jan 2017 New Member Monday
New Member Monday: January 2017 Edition

  Ida Como is an attorney who was born and raised in Brooklyn by her Italian parents, who both immigrated to New York from Italy in the late 1960's. Her parents instilled in her the hard-working and driven characteristics...

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New Member Monday: December 2016 Edition

Lilla Accolla is the VP, Strategic Project Manager at Lenox Advisors, Inc. She is a first generation Italian American.  Her father, John, is a retired barber from Sicily and her mother, Rita, is a retired seamstress from Naples....

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New Member Monday: November 2016 Edition

Amelia Castelli Ballenilla is the Deputy Fines, Penalties and Forfeitures Officer with U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Miami, Florida. Amelia says, "I am 34 years old, was born in Cleveland, Ohio (City of Champions this...

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New Member Monday: September 2016 Edition

    Roberta Buonfrisco is 23 years old and lives in Salerno (Campania-Italy). She studies visual arts, cinema, and music at the University of Salerno. She is also a passionate actress who has acted in a variety of local...

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New Member Monday: August 2016 Edition

Nicola Andersen is a Merchandise Assistant at Saks OFF 5th. She's from Staten Island, New York, and has a background in art history, Italian, fashion merchandising and retail management. She is amequally proud to be a first...