Central Pine Barrens Commission
as of September 2015
(See the unofficial copy of ECL 57-0119 for the creation of the Commission. See bylaws: text, pdf.)
Click here for a list of prior Commissioners and Designated Representatives.
New York Governor's Appointee To be appointed
Suffolk County Executive
(Ex officio)
Hon. Steven Bellone (since January 2012; see bio)

Designated Representatives:
Ms. Sarah Lansdale, Director, Department of Planning
Mr. Andrew Freleng, Chief Planner, Department of Planning
Ms. Janet Longo, Acquisition Supervisor, Division of Real Property Acquisition and Management

Brookhaven Town Supervisor
(Ex officio)
Hon. Edward P. Romaine (since November 2012; see bio)

Designated Representatives:
Ms. Brenda Prusinowski, Chief Deputy Commissioner, Department of Planning, Environment and Land Management
Mr. Tullio Bertoli, Commissioner, Department of Planning, Environment and Land Management
Mr. William Faulk, Assistant to the Commissioner, Department of Planning, Environment and Land Management

Riverhead Town Supervisor
(Ex officio)
Hon. Sean M. Walter (since January 2010; see bio)

Designated Representatives:
Mr. Jill Lewis, Deputy Town Supervisor
Mr. Daniel P. McCormick, Esq., Assistant Town Attorney
Mr. Richard W. Hanley, Planning Department Director

Southampton Town Supervisor
(Ex officio)
Hon. Anna E. Throne-Holst (since January 2010; see bio)

Designated Representatives:
Mr. Kyle Collins, AICP, Director, Town Planning and Development Administrator
Mr. Martin E. Shea, Chief Environmental Analyst, Department of Land Management

Meeting Information The Commission generally meets once per month, on the third Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 pm.  Meetings are generally held at Brookhaven Town Hall, Riverhead Town Hall, Southaven County Park, Quogue Wildlife Refuge, or the Commission Office. See the current schedule for the next meeting.  See this link for meeting minutes.

Public comment sessions are provided at every meeting, and attendance by all interested individuals is encouraged.