Life’s Angels is a unique 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and was created to help make a difference in the lives of people who have been dealt a tough hand in life. Our Angels seek to help people who are struggling with health, education, family issues or other unfortunate circumstances in their lives. Life's Angels will aim to lift as many people as possible with our wings of charity, generosity and kindness to help them persevere through their struggles.
Our Board Members:
Bradley Siegel founded the Siegel Law Firm, P.C. He previously served as General Counsel & as a member of the executive committee of the Jack Parker Corporation. Brad is a board member of the Jewish National Fund for professionals. He served on the Interfaith Nutrition Network (INN) Speaker’s Bureau & regularly volunteers at Long Island’s largest soup kitchen. He also serves on the Advisory Board & volunteers in the Volunteer Lawyers Project for Nassau Suffolk Law Services which provides legal services for those who cannot afford a lawyer. He resides in Garden City & is the father of two daughters. It was “Stacks” vision that created Life’s Angels as our Founding Chairman.
Jeff Schwartz a.k.a “The Poker Minion” has been a lifetime entrepreneurial leader from a teenage Ice Cream Man to the Chancellor of one of the oldest and largest Law Fraternities in the world. He now serves as a business consultant for Conceive Believe Achieve. Jeff has held leadership positions for many non-profit and political organizations. His knowledge and efforts have saved businesses money and made them much more.
Ben Jacobsohn is President of Jacobson Painting for the past many decades. Ben has two adult children, Eric and Liz and a lovable dog Lucky and enjoys spending his time visiting jobsites and making sure all of his customers are happy. Ben also enjoys playing golf and cards with friends and getting involved in various Charities to help those in need.
Thomas Kelly Retired Captain FDNY, 25 yr volunteer Nassau County Police Athletic League Farmingdale Unit.
Glenn Fleischman is a software sales executive living in Manhasset, NY with his wife Nina and daughter Olivia. After graduating from University of Maryland and working in NYC for several years, Glenn and the family moved overseas living in Singapore and London, UK. After returning to the US in 2005 the Fleischman family settled in Manhasset, NY where daughter Olivia currently attends Manhasset High School and performs on the cheer leading squad. Glenn owns the popular Bach to Rock music school in Port Washington and enjoys spending his free time playing guitar for various local community theaters and playing poker with the other Life's Angels members.
Brett Dunne Nyack Native Brett “Big Daddy” Dunne spent his formative years in South Florida, growing up on Miami Beach. Brett relocated back to the Northeast in 2006. Brett has enjoyed a 30-year career in the wine and spirits industry and is currently The Managing Director for North America for the Lucas Bols global portfolio of spirits. Brett is married to his wife of nearly 10 years Tanya and together they are raising 5 beautiful kids. Brett enjoys golf, poker and is an avid Yankees fan. In addition to his work with Life’s Angels, Brett is active with charitable causes including The American Cancer Society, Ronald McDonald House of New York, The Dan Marino Foundation to name a few.
Jordan Goldman grew up on the south shore of Long Island where he spent his days bike riding and hanging out at the beach. Jordan loves to spend time with his beautiful wife Robyn, his son Drew and his furry daughter Chloe. You can occasionally find Jordan out on the golf course from time to time.
Jon Gottlieb grew up in Port Washington and graduated from Brandeis University in 1985. After graduation, Jon had a 30 year run as President of ABCO HVACR Supply & Solutions. During his tenure, ABCO grew to become the largest distributor of commercial HVACR equipment in the Northeast while, at the same time, being one of the largest national donors to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Jon retired in 2015 and transitioned from selling low temp freezers to turning up the heat on the poker felt. Jon also enjoys golfing, hiking, biking and coaching for Roslyn Booster Basketball. Jon is the proud father of two, Sarah and Joshua. He currently resides in Roslyn with his beautiful wife of 25 years, Janet, and their beloved dog Harley.
Bruce Irom is a Senior VP of Institutional fixed income sales and trading, FTN Financial. Involved in fundraising efforts for Parkinson’s foundation and Alzheimer’s association, and donor for a host of other charitable organizations. Bruce currently resides in Roslyn, and is married with 3 children, and have been involved in managing and coaching the children through little league, booster leagues, and community teams.