Anthony Cancellieri joined Park Strategies as a Vice President in October 2006. Mr. Cancellieri has extensive governmental relations skills and experience during his more than 35 years in government service throughout the State of New York.
Prior to joining Park Strategies, Mr. Cancellieri served as Chief Deputy County Executive of Nassau County, the highest ranking appointed official within the administration. As Chief Deputy County Executive, Mr. Cancellieri directed the day to day operations of the 2.3 billion dollar municipal corporation with over 9,000 employees. During Mr. Cancellieri's tenure, Nassau County achieved the most dramatic fiscal turnaround in the county's history.
Prior to his work in Nassau County Mr. Cancellieri was the Chief Operating Officer of the Village of Rockville Centre for a period of 15 years. Today, Rockville Centre remains as one of the most thriving and progressive communities in New York State.
In addition, Mr. Cancellieri served in a variety of senior management positions within New York City government during the Koch Administration in the Police, Parks and Finance Departments.
Mr. Cancellieri served on the Nassau Community College Presidential Selection Committee. He is currently Vice Chair of the Board of Directors at South Nassau Communities Hospital and serves as Chairman of the South Nassau Communities Hospital/Winthrop Board. He serves as a Board Member of the Long Island Health Network Joint Planning Committee. In addition, Mr. Cancellieri serves on the Board of Directors of the Rockville Centre Foundation.
In 2013, Molloy College honored Mr. Cancellieri with a Distinguished Citizen Awared at their annual golf outing.
Mr. Cancellieri is a graduate of Pace University. He lives in Rockville Centre, N.Y. with his wife, Mary Lou.