Meet the current Board of Directors of the SDA New York Chapter!
Kim Celenza, Marketing, PERKINS EASTMAN ARCHITECTS. Kim joined the SDA New York in 2013 and was our 2015 Member of the Year. Most recently, Kim served as Recording Secretary for the 2016-2017 term, as well as chaired SDA New York’s Marketing/Public Relations committee for the past 2 years.
Pat Leyden, CDFA, has been a member of SDA since 2004.  She is a past president of the NY Chapter and is currently serving as Advisor to the Board.  Pat has served on the SDA National Executive Committee as both Vice President and Treasurer.  She is also a member of the Canstruction New York Committee.
Lisa Rondon, Senior Associate, Director of Administration, MAGNUSSON Architecture and Planning. Lisa is a longtime SDA New York member who is looking forward to serving on the board and being an integral part of the Chapters continuing success.
Carolina Ortiz, Administrative Coordinator, Magnusson Architecture and Planning PC. Carolina has been involved in the A/E/C industry for more than 7 years, she joined the SDA in 2017 and jumped right in attending Lunchtime Roundtables, Programs, and numerous social events. She is currently an integral member of the Public Relations/Marketing committee.
Kelly Loughran, Administrative Assistant, LANGAN. Kelly officially joined SDA New York in 2016 as CanStruct-A-Member, but immediately sought out opportunities to get involved and has been instrumental in bringing quality programming to SDA New York’s educational programs. Kelly was the New York Chapter’s 2017 Member of the Year.
Peggy McGrath, Director of Administration, PERKINS EASTMAN ARCHITECTS. Peggy joined SDA in 2012. She stepped into the position of President in 2014, and has continued serving the SDA NY board as Past President/Director since the end of her term in January 2016.
Mike Jones, Controller, SILMAN. Mike joined the SDA in 2007 and has been an asset ever since. Most recently, Mike served as Board Vice President. In this position, as well as Chair of Membership, Mike launched the Year of Engagement, an incredibly successful membership program. He also received the 2017 Star Award.
Amy Nanni, CDFA, Facilities & Administration, CONSTRUCT Architecture Studio. Amy joined SDA in January 2004. She served as the New York Chapter President in 2006 and 2007. She served two years as the SDA National Vice President and has served on several local and national SDA committees. Amy is an invaluable asset to the entire SDA.
Jennifer Greene joined the SDA New York in 1992. She has served on several chapter committees and as vice president, president and director of the chapter. Jennifer has been an advisor to the board since 2002.