WHO WE ARE….
The Patchogue Business Improvement District was incorporated in 1992 by a group of local businessmen and women willing to donate their time and talent for the betterment of Patchogue Village. Currently there are thirteen volunteer board members, ten elected and three appointed, with four of these members being BID Board Officers.
Thomas Ford, President: A BID Board member since 1996 and President since 2006, Tom is a Senior Vice President of Business Banking for Capital One Bank. Tom and Capital One are very involved and supportive of Patchogue Village and the many events and venues within the Village throughout the year. Tom has been a driving force in helping to steer the BID on its present positive course.
Joel E. Peck, Vice President: Joel has been a BID Board member since June 2008 and was elected Vice President in June of 2011. Joel has been successful in carpentry, fine wood working and construction throughout the local area. Joel has taken the lead on many BID initiatives including one of our latest, the feasibility study for a possible tiered parking structure.
Anne Marie Monte, Treasurer: Anne is the Assistant Treasurer for Patchogue Village and has been the BID Treasurer since 2004. Anne’s responsibilities don’t stop with only the proper accounting of our funds, she is instrumental in making reserve funds work positively for the BID and her input and opinion on a wide range of items discussed by the BID Board is always welcome.
John J. Roe III, Recording Secretary: John Roe, or Pete as he is known, is one of the founding fathers of the BID. Pete was instrumental in setting up and the incorporation of the BID back in 1992, and has served in many capacities including President in the past. Pete in addition to his duties as secretary makes certain that the BID stays within its legal bounds when implementing its day to day functions. Pete has been a successful attorney in Patchogue Village for many years.