BOARDS/ASSOCIATIONS

Albert J. Beer has been elected to the board of directors of the American Academy of Actuaries in Washington, D.C. The Garden City resident is a professor of risk management, insurance and actuarial science at St. John's University in Manhattan.

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Edward Murphy has become a member of the development committee at Bethpage-based Adults and Children with Learning and Developmental Disabilities (ACLD). The Rockville Centre resident is a senior financial adviser with Ameriprise Financial Services in Garden City.

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Forchelli, Curto, Deegan, Schwartz, Mineo & Terrana in Uniondale welcomes two new partners to the firm.

Peter L. Agovino, of Rockville Centre, will co-chair the firm's construction law department. He was co-managing partner of Agovino & Asselta in Mineola.

Joseph P. Asselta, of Port Washington, will also co-chair the firm's construction law department. He was co-managing partner of Agovino & Asselta in Mineola.