PHOTO: Incoming Commodore, Steven Graziano, being sworn in by outgoing Commodore, Tony Setaro. Outgoing Treasurer, Curtis Sawyer, is holding the bible. Photo courtesy France Karras.
ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ – Steve Graziano was installed at commodore of the Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club Sunday as the Club also observed its traditional welcoming and congratulations of the newly reorganized Mayor and Council at a reception at the Yacht Club at the Yacht Harbor.
Installed with Graziano were Susan J. Hillers, vice commodore, Edmund C. Yates, Rear Commodore, Karyn Mayers, secretary, Richard Warner, corresponding secretary, and Past Commodore Jeff McDaniel, treasurer.
Graziano also introduced new board members Amy Kaskiw, John V. Glass and Wayne Tidswell, and returning board members Peter Chirlian, Maureen Pitman, and Elizabeth Fortier. Sandra Lionetti was named to public relations.
Membership Chairman and former Mayor Helen Marchetti introduced newly installed Mayor Randi LeGrice and Councilmen Roy Dellosso, Lou Fligor, Jake Hoffman and Chuck Lero. Lero, outgoing president of the Chamber of Commerce, was elected to his first term on council, succeeding Robert Sutton, who did not seek another term, and Dellosso was elected to his second three year term. LeGrice thanked Marchetti and the Yacht Club for their congratulatory messages and invitation and said she was looking forward to a year of working with the Yacht Club.