Our members


Board Members

Dennis Zappone, President/Founder

Dennis represents our community as the Ward 9 Commissioner since 2000. He and his wife, Mary, have lived in Ardsley for over 30 years and have four children and five grandchildren. Dennis retired as the Director of Maintenance and Construction at SEPTA after 30 years in the rail industry. He also worked in the same capacity at NYCTA.

John Quinn, Vice-President

John and his wife Kristy have been married for over 10 years and lived in Ardsley since 2005. John has coached baseball and currently soccer  for  children under 6 years old at Ardsley-North Hills Athletic Association. He has also volunteered for Cradles to Crayons and Shade Tree Commission. John has a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management. He and Kristy have three children and a dog. 

Mary Zappone, Drector of Events/Treasurer

Mary is key member of our team and carries the primary role as Treasurer. She helped her husband of 42 years, Dennis, develop this organization since it's inception and is responsible for the entertainment provided at the Ardsley Family Day and Designer Bag Bingo. 

Angelica Belka, Board Member

Angel has been with he group since 2013 and has lived in Ardsley since 1998. Her and her husband of 25 years, George Belka, have twin daughters at Abington Senior High. She is the President of ASD Parent Council, former president of Junior High PTO, secretary of Senior High PTO, board member of Abington Educational Foundation and board member of Abington Community Taskforce. Angel is a licensed real estate agent working for Long and Foster since 2013.

Gerard (Gerry) Barnes, Board Member

Gerry has been with the group since 2011 and is a long time Ardsley resident. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism and Master's Degrees in Professional Writing and Special Eductaion. Gerry is a Registered Nurse and also has over 20 years teaching/counseling experience. Gerry is a member of Technical Writers of America, American Medical Writers Association, American Counseling Association (listed in Who's Who Among Professionals in Counseling and Development) and is a Special Olympics Coach (Skiing, Swimming and Track).


These members are key contributors to our group and help make things happen for the Ardsley Community Association!

Kevin Beck, member since 2017

Jean Bova, member since 2017

Julie D'Arcangelo, member since 2016

Ellen Destefano, member since 2015

Irv Fisher, member since 2011

Steve Gerini, member since 2014

Tim Gilmour, member since 2016

Sandy Kauffman, member since 2013

Jim Painter, member since 2011

Nancy Painter, member since 2011

Kristy Quinn, member since 2017

Ronnie (Veronica) Senger, member since 2011

Joan Sweeney, member since 2013

Valued Sub-Committee Members

These folks are not regular members of the Ardsley Community Association, but are always available to provide their services.

George Belka

Sherri Burns

Jesse Civello

Scott Duffy

Holly Hartner

Julia Urban