The Long Island chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals welcomes two new members to the board of directors.

Christine Cusack, of Bayport, is director of development at Islip Terrace-based nonprofit Mercy Haven.

Stephanie DerGarabedian, of Island Park, is development director of Seatuck Environmental Association in Islip.


Suffolk County National Bank has hired three new executives in its new commercial lending office in Melville.

Judith L. Kapner joins as vice president and business banking relationship manager. The Wantagh resident was previously responsible for business development and relationship management covering the metropolitan area for Flushing Bank in Bayside.

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Robert P. Kiernan joins as vice president and business banking relationship manager. The Northport resident previously held a similar position at Valley National Bank in Jericho.

Suzanne K. Kirkpatrick joins as senior vice president and relationship manager, middle market. The Huntington resident previously was senior vice president and senior lender at Sovereign/Santander Bank in their middle market group in Melville.

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