Board of Directors

The Greater Syracuse Sports Hall of Fame is a volunteer organization comprised of thirty five committee members. The monthly meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month at NBT Bank Stadium.

 

2014 Board of Directors

James Battaglia

President

Nojaim’s Supermarkets

Joseph Russo

Vice President

Russo Produce

Barbara Henderson

Secretary

Syracuse University Athletics Department - Retired

Matthew Jacob

Treasurer

Pinnacle Holdings, L.L.C., Managing Partner

Lawrence Kimball

Historian

Syracuse University Athletics Department - Retired

Robert Snyder

Historian

Syracuse Post Standard - Retired

Joe Janowski

Parlamentarian

Travel Leaders

Louis Aiello

 

COR Companies

Robert Battaglia

 

Allstate Insurance Agent

Manny Breland

 

Syracuse City School District - Retired

Patrick Donnelly

 

Vextster, Inc.

Stephen Dougherty

 

Supervising Judge Syracuse City Court

Patrick Driscoll

 

Say Yes to Education - Director of Operations

William Dutch

 

Kelly & Dutch Real Estate, Partner

Syracuse Chiefs, President & CEO

Samuel Grillo

 

Onondaga County Probation Department - Retired

Reed Hawke

 

Jamesville-Dewitt School District - Retired

Michael Holdridge

 

All Sports Collectors Gallery

Francis E. Hunt, Jr.

 

Francis E. Hunt, Jr., Esq.

William LeMon

 

Coolican & LeMon Advertising

Doug Logan

 

Sports Broadcasting

Harold McGrath

 

Alliance Bank - Retired

Carol Moss

 

Solvay School District Athletic Director - Retired

William Motto

 

Motto LaGuardia Events, L.L.C.

Rick Olszewski

 

Sandler Training - CEO/Partner

Arthur Palermo

 

Infinit Technologies

 

 

 

Michael Price

 

Onondaga County Asst. District Attorney - Retired

John Rathbun

 

NYSPHSAA Section III Executive Director

John T. Smith

 

American Athletic Conference

Frank Titone

 

Onondaga County District Attorney's Office

Kimberly Wells

 

Francesca's Cucina

Gerald Wilcox

Membership Committee Chair

City of Syracuse Hancock International Airport-Retired

Charles Zimmerman

 

Coopers & Lybrand - Retired

 

Honorary Directors


William Falcone

 

William Falcone, D.D.S. - Retired

Anthony "Tex" Simone

 

Syracuse Chiefs, Retired

 

2014 Executive Committee

James Battaglia

Chairman

 

Joseph Russo

Vice Chairman

 

Barbara Henderson

Secretary/Appointed

 

William Dutch

Permanent

 

Joseph Janowski

Appointed

 

Matthew Jacob

At Large

 

William Motto

Appointed

 

Arthur Palermo

At Large

 

Kimberly Wells

Appointed

 

 

Past Presidents

William Dutch

1986-1989

 

Luke LaPorta

1989-1991

 

Jerry Wilcox

1991-1993

 

Joseph LaGuardia

1993-1995

 

Red Parton

1995-1997

 

Harold McGrath

1997-1999

 

William Motto

1999-2001

 

Armond Magnarelli

2001-2003

 

John Rathbun

2003-2007

 

Patrick Donnelly

2007-2009

 

John Simone

2009-2011

 

Kimberly Wells

2011-2013

 

James Battaglia

2013-present

 

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Professional Contributors

Frank Hunt

Board Counsel

Frank Hunt, Esq.

Matthew Jacob

Board Accountant

Pinnacle Holdings, L.L.C., Managing Partner

Alfred Denti

Board Insurance Agent

Alfred C. Denti Insurance Agency

Jason Smorol

Board Meeting Room

Syracuse Chiefs, NBT Bank Stadium

 

 

 

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