BHS Directory


  • Paul DiBenedetto, President

  • Anthony Koutsouradis, Treasurer

  • Henry Euler, Secretary


  • Steven Anthony Behar, Esq.

  • Pat Coulaz

  • Phil Konigsberg

  • Ellen LaPerna

  • Carol Marian

  • Anne O'Connell

  • Anne Smith

  • Peter Sutich

Honorary Trustees

  • Dominick Bruccoleri

  • Theodore Hinz

Image: Literary Hall, Bayside, circa 1910

Committees 2019


  • Archives

  • Legal

  • Landmark/Historic Sites

  • Membership (Volunteer)

  • Fundraising

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  • Building

  • Program

  • Finance

  • Executive

  • Nominating

  • Audit

Image: Alfred Smith of Smith & Gregory Ford Dealers presenting a new car to Bayside Welcome Wagon hostesses, 1950



Laura James, Executive Director

Office Manager/Membership Coordinator


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Harvey Ngai, Archivist

Image: Fort Totten Women’s Club Annual Luncheon, 1956

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