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Board of Directors

Executive Committee | Board Members

The New Jersey chapter of CAI is governed by a 13-member Board of Directors consisting of five Executive Committee members and 8 Directors. This Board of Directors is charged with the responsibility of supervising the control and direction of the Chapter, actively pursuing the objectives of the Chapter and insuring that the Chapter and its by-laws comply with the policies and procedures of CAI National .

The Board of Directors shall be composed of the number of Directors as determined by the Members, but in no event shall be fewer than five (5) or more than fifteen (15) Directors.  No more than one person from any company may serve on the Board at any one time.  Directors must represent Membership Representation Groups as determined by the Board of Trustees according to the following criteria: the Fifteen (15) Directors shall include three (3) Community Association Volunteers, three (3) Community Association Managers, three (3) Business Partners, and six (6) At-Large Members.  Also, the composition of At-Large seats on the Board of Directors shall not provide any one membership category with more than fifty percent (50%) of the seats on the Board of Directors.

The Board meets on a monthly basis to discuss issues contributing to the overall success of the chapter. These discussions include ensuring the chapter’s financial stability, compliance with by-laws and policy, re-certification and the general activities of the membership.

Executive Committee

  • President
    Lisa Vitiello, CPA
    Towne & Country Management, Inc.
  • President-Elect
    Mohammed Salyani, CPA
    Wilkin & Guttenplan, P.C.
    Business Partner
  • Vice President
    Jennifer Nevins
    D.W. Smith Associates, LLC
    Business Partner
  • Treasurer
    Loren Lightman, Esq.
    Hill Wallack LLP
    Business Partner
  • Secretary
    Mark Wetter, Esq.
    Radom & Wetter
    Business Partner


Board Members

  • Benjamin Basch
    American Pool
    Business Partner
  • Donna Belkot, CMCA, AMS
    Taylor Management Company, AAMC, AMO
    Community Association Manager
  • Jean Bestafka
    Renaissance Homeowners Association
    Community Association Volunteer Leader
  • Frank Catanzarite
    Community Association Volunteer Leader
  • Jeffrey Logan
    Guardian Service Industries, Inc.
    Business Partner
  • Deana Luchs
    Community Association Volunteer Leader
  • Christopher Nicosia, CMCA, AMS
    Prime Management, Inc.
    Community Association Manager
  • Lawrence N. Sauer, CPM, CMCA, PCAM
    Association Advisors
    Community Association Manager


  • Immediate Past President
    Denise Becker, CMCA, AMS, PCAM

    Homestead Management Services, Inc.

    Community Association Manager

  • General Counsel Emeritus
    Wendell A. Smith, Esq., CCAL
    Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis, LLP