Candace J. Gomez of East Northport has joined Bond, Schoeneck & King in Garden City as senior counsel. She was an associate at Lamb & Barnosky in Melville.

Lindsay Townsend Crocker of West Islip, an associate at Lamb & Barnosky in Melville, has been promoted to partner.


Justin Schwartz of Stony Brook, founder and CEO of Privatext in Brooklyn, has joined the board of directors of Employer Defense Network Inc. in Deer Park.

Five local water district commissioners have been elected as officers on the board of the Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners’ Association.

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Andrew N. Bader of Plainview, Plainview commissioner, elected president.

Vincent Abbatiello of Westbury, Westbury commissioner, elected first vice president.

Michael F. Rich of Oyster Bay, Oyster Bay commissioner, elected second vice president.

William Schuckmann of Hicksville, Hicksville commissioner, elected secretary.

Kenneth P. Wenthen Jr. of West Hempstead, West Hempstead commissioner, elected treasurer.


The Interfaith Nutrition Network in Hempstead, serving the hungry and homeless of Long Island, has announced four promotions and a new hire.

Cynthia Sucich of Baldwin, director of communications, has been promoted to director of corporate and community relations in the restructured development and communications department.

Dana Lopez of Valley Stream, communications and PR manager, has been promoted to director of marketing and communications.

Nora White of Deer Park, events coordinator, has been promoted to events manager.

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Shahnur Chowdhury of Jamaica, an accountant, has been promoted to senior accountant.

Ty Hopkins of Woodmere has been hired as program manager for the Donald Axinn INN emergency men’s housing shelter. He was a juvenile justice manager/trainer for the Administration for Children’s Services in Manhattan.

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