Meet NYSIR's President

NYSIR President Eric Stark is Assistant Superintendent for Business at Carmel Central School District in Putnam County. He has served on the NYSIR Board of Governors since 2011. Before becoming President, he sat on the Executive Committee as NYSIR’s First Vice President.

A former investment banker, Stark began teaching at Carmel High School in 1999 and has served in his current position since 2007. 

He received his bachelor of arts degree from Brandeis University and a master's degree in business from Baruch College. Stark also holds a post-master's Certificate in Education from Pace University and a post-master's Certificate in School Business Administration from SUNY New Paltz.

Past NYSIR Presidents

2018-2019  Stephen Lunden, Ph.D.  Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD
2017-2018 Richard Linden New Paltz CSD
William J. Furlong
North Colonie CSD
Carleen Millsaps
Nyack UFSD
John J. Staiger, Jr.
Tarrytown UFSD
Kurt Jaeger
Saratoga Springs SD
2012-2013 Peter Weber, Ph.D.
Hewlett Woodmere UFSD
2011-2012 Peter Weber, Ph.D.
Hewlett Woodmere UFSD
2010-2011 Robert Libby
Cohoes CSD
2009-2010 Mark Betz
Bedford CSD
2008-2009 Kimberly Bucci
Rye Neck UFSD
2007-2008 James Fichera
Webster CSD
2006-2007 James Fichera
Webster CSD
2005-2006 John Belmonte
Sayville UFSD
2004-2005 Michael Senno
Elmsford UFSD
2003-2004 Richard Hirt
Locust Valley CSD
2002-2003 Roberta Zampolin
Nyack UFSD
2001-2002 Daniel Laub
Elwood UFSD
2000-2001 Edwin Groshans
Great Neck UFSD
1999-2000 Kenneth Smith
Briarcliff Manor UFSD
1998-1999 Richard Mueller
Brewster CSD
1997-1998 Vincent Quartararo
Rye City SD
1996-1997 Daniel Laub
Elwood UFSD
1995-1996 James B. Johnston
East Ramapo CSD
1994-1995 Edwin Groshans
Great Neck UFSD
1993-1994 Richard Mueller
Brewster CSD
1992-1993 Richard Schleiter
Scarsdale UFSD
1991-1992 Peter Weber
Lawrence UFSD
1990-1991 James B. Johnston
East Ramapo CSD
1989-1990 James B. Johnston
East Ramapo CSD

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