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Parents and Families


Parents and Families Association Board Members

Get to know the 2018-2019 Parents and Families Association Board.

2016_adelphi_family_weekend_0145-barberamcelroyparentassocationvicepresidentcropBarbara McElroy, President

Son: Senior, Studio Art and Honors College
Daughter: Sophomore, Theatre Arts

Barbara began her service on the Adelphi University Parents Association Board in the fall of 2014, and served on a subcommittee to redraft the PFA Constitution and By-Laws. She also has served on the University’s Strategic Planning Commission, and is a member of the Women’s Giving Circle and Adelphi Arts Development Board.

Geralyn (Geri) Faiella, Vice President

Daughter: Sophomore, Biology

Geri, a registered nurse, is an Alumna, having received her B.S. in Nursing from Adelphi University. She is presently Director of Patient Services for the Northwell Home Care Network. Geri has served on the PFA Board since fall 2016 when her daughter first began at Adelphi.

Antoinette Bellomo, Vice President/Treasurer

Daughter: First-Year Mathematics/STEP and Levermore Global Scholars
Son: Class of 2016 alumnus in Biology/STEP; Class of 2017 Education masters and advanced graduate certificate

Antoinette is very familiar with Adelphi University – her son completed his undergraduate and graduate degrees at the University, and now her daughter began her first semester as a Math major. She has been an active community volunteer and member of her local PTA for nearly 20 years, and is an advocate for education.

Charlotte Armstrong, Co-Secretary

Daughter: First-Year Nursing and Levermore Global Scholars

Charlotte has been in the airline/aviation industry for over 16 years. She is a claims officer for an international carrier on the upper east side. While she has been involved in volunteerism and advocacy for years, the Adelphi University Parents and Families Association will be a new experience. She is the mother of five, her eldest began her first semester and is her first college student.


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