Donald Shapiro

Business Advisor

Milana Strezeva

Career History:

Real estate executive for over thirty five years as President of Vector Real Estate Corporation, a New York City based investor and developer of condominiums, office buildings and hotels. Subsequently President of The New York Federal Savings Bank, and retired in 1998 after selling the bank to a larger bank.

Education:

Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration, MBA ‘61
Harvard College, AB ’57, cum laude, Economics
Phillips Academy, Andover, MA. ‘53

Volunteer Activities:

Board member and then president of several non-profit organizations, including the Harvard Club of New York City (11,000 members) and several condominiums and co-ops. Former Trustee of Phillips Academy, Andover, and current member of the Board of Advisors of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

In Naples, former President of Classic Chamber Concerts, Immokalee Housing and Family Services, Temple Shalom, and The Harvard Club of Naples. Former board member and Chair of the Building Committee at The Glenview.

At the Marbella, current member of the Board and Finance Committee. Current member of the Board of The Marbella at Pelican Bay Realty, Inc.


President, Harvard Club of New York City, 1994-1996 (10,000 members)

Chairman of the Board, Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, Wyncote, Pennsylvania, 1999-2006.

President, Harvard Club of Naples, FL., 2004-2006

Board Member, Classic Chamber Concerts, Naples Fl. 2005-present, Immokolee Non Profit Housing Corp., 2006-present, Berkshire Theatre Festival, Stockbridge, MA 2006-present.

Long Range Planning Committee, Tanglewood, Lenox, MA. 2001-present.