Meet Our Chairman & Board of Directors
About Our Chairman- Joseph Pistilli founded Pistilli Realty Group in 1975 where he currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer and is actively involved in the development, ownership and management of professional, commercial, and residential real estate in the New York metropolitan area.
Mr. Pistilli is also a co-founder of Pistilli Construction and Development, a company which proudly developed several award winning structures. Among some of its highlights, it has constructed the office building which serves as headquarters for Pistilli and was awarded First Prize for Excellence by the Queens County Chamber of Commerce in December 1998.
On April 5, 1999, Pistilli chartered and opened FCSB in Whitestone, Queens the first new savings bank organized in New York State in excess of 20 years at that time. During his tenure as Chairman of the Board, FCSB has expanded to eight full service branches located in Glen Cove, Astoria, Ridgewood, Bayside, Whitestone, Flushing, Ditmars and Forest Hills.
Prior to starting FCSB, Mr. Pistilli served as a member of the Board of Directors of Marathon National Bank of New York from 1989 to 1997, a member of the Bank’s Executive Committee from 1993 to 1997, Chairman of the Executive Committee from 1996-1997, and a member of the Board of Marathon Banking Corporation, Marathon National Bank of New York’s parent holding company from 1997 to 1998. Outside of his work with FCSB and Pistilli Realty Group, Mr. Pistilli is a member of the Special Counsel to the President of SHAREing and CAREing Organization and serving as its Master of Ceremonies at its annual fundraiser. He also served as a member of the Queens Chamber of Commerce, the Queens Builders and Contractor’s Association, a member of the President’s Circle of New York Hospital of Queens, and has been honored by the Kiwanis Club in Queens County for his community involvement.
Board of Directors
- Joseph Pistilli, Chairman
- Daniel Benedict
- Anthony Calabrese
- Andrew Latos
- Paul Hagan
- Andrew Presti
- David Swanson
- Edward Lutz