Scott Setaro is the 57th president of the borough’s largest professional organization

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (Jan. 11, 2019) – Scott Setaro, broker/owner of Weichert Realtors® Evolution Group was inducted as the 57th president of the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) during a ceremony Jan. 10 at the Excelsior Grand, New Dorp. 

Scott Setaro is sworn in as the 57th president of the Staten Island Board of Realtors® by Joan Cusack during a banquet ceremony at the Excelsior Grand, New Dorp.
(Photo: Courtesy of the Staten Island Board of Realtors®)

“The SIBOR real estate community has been a huge part of my life for as long as I can remember,” Setaro said.  “I’m looking forward to this opportunity to give back to the industry and the community that has given so much to me and my family.” 

In addition to Setaro, SIBOR officers installed at the event included President-Elect Angelo Pappalardo, Century 21 Papp Realty, and Secretary/Treasurer Francis J. Rizzo, Cornerstone Realty.

“I look forward to working with Scott and all of the officers and directors of SIBOR and the Staten Island Multiple Listing Service,” said Sandy Krueger, CEO of SIBOR. “We are blessed with a fine group of professionals who support our industry and Staten Island.” 

Other inducted directors: Michael Blasi of Sherlock Homes of NY, immediate past president; Dawn M. Carpenter, Dawning Real Estate; Sandra Cascio, Robert DeFalco Realty; Ann Coppola, Master Associates; Christine DeHart, Salmon Real Estate; Georgianna Diaz,Village Realty of Staten Island; Michael Dukhovny, United National Realty; Laird Klein,Laird Klein Realty; Rosanne La Fata, Cangiano Estates; Jessica Matute, JM Properties; Maurice Molcho, American Homes Group; Erica Orlando, Cornerstone Realty,  and Joyce A. Powers, KMS Realty Group. Director Phyllis Cangro, Cangiano Estates was unable to attend.

Two installed directors are non-Realtors: AttorneyVincent J. Gallo, Esq., and Robert Tuzzo of CrossCountry Mortgage.


Sworn in as officers and directors of the Staten Island Multiple Listing Service Inc. (SIMLS) were: Sandy Krueger, president and CEO; Rayann Besser,Rayann Besser Realty LLC; Sal Calabrese,Realty Executives Metro; Georgianna Diaz,Village Realty of Staten Island; Daniel Fausak, Red Door Realty Group; Michael Gentilesco,Robert DeFalco Realty; Donna A. Iadarola, RE/MAX Elite; Sari Kingsley, Sari Kingsley Real Estate; Laird Klein, Laird Klein Realty; Sallyanne Malfi,Tom Crimmins Realty; Ron Molcho, Vice president, American Homes Group; Domenica (Mimi) Neuhaus,Neuhaus Realty Inc.; SIBOR president-elect Angelo Pappalardo,Century 21 Papp Realty; and George K. Wonica, Secretary/Treasurer,Wonica Realtors & Appraisers. Directors Gerry McClean, Keller Williams Realty Empire and Frank Reali,Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Safari Realty were unable to attend.


The presenting sponsor of the event was CrossCountry Mortgage.

Additional sponsors included: Weichert REALTORS® Evolution Group; ShowingTime; Envoy Mortgage; US Mortgage Corp.; Dinaso Building Supply; Weichert Realtors Evolution Group – Sales Team, and the Law Office of Daniel J. Byrnes, Esq.

About the Staten Island Board of REALTORS® (SIBOR)

Established in 1915, the Staten Island Board of REALTORS® (SIBOR) is the largest professional association in Staten Island, N.Y.

SIBOR exists to enhance the ability and opportunity of its members to conduct their business successfully and ethically, and promote the preservation of the public’s right to own, transfer and use real property.

Comprised of more than 2,000 members, SIBOR serves real estate agents, brokers and affiliated professionals throughout the borough and surrounding areas.

SIBOR is the provider of the Staten Island Multiple Listing Service Inc. (SIMLS), which works as a clearinghouse through which more than 250 local real estate firms exchange information on properties they have listed for sale. Together, its members participate in over 5,000 real estate transactions every year.

All SIBOR Realtors belong to the New York State Association of REALTORS® (NYSAR) and the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR).

SIBOR may be reached at 718-928-3220 and viewed online at SIBOR may also be visited on Facebook at “Staten Island Board of Realtors” and on Twitter via @SIBOR.


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