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Team

At FHFG we are a team of highly motivated individuals where our strength is generated from our commitment to our clients, our producers, our staff and our industry. With a constant quest for growth through excellence, FHFG continues to provide an ever-widening array of services under the guidance of specialists in insurance, investments and comprehensive planning.


Our team of associates is comprised of some of the most dedicated and well-educated individuals in our industry:

 
Andie Perlmutter

Andie Perlmutter

Chief Operating Officer, Associate General Agent

David Perlmutter

David A. Perlmutter

Managing Director, Associate General Agent

Associates

Nicholas J. Alfino, CFS®, CAS®

Financial Representative

Nicholas J. Alfino (Nick) is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG), specializing in Portfolio management, wealth accumulation, tax savings strategies and retirement...

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Alpha Barril

Financial Representative

Alpha Barril is a Financial Representative working out of the New York City office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) specializing in Income Protection, Wealth Accumulation and Insurance. With a scope of time tested financial...

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Lawrence Barth, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF (Larry), CEO and President of AJJ Planning Services brings over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry to Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Larry works with businesses, healthcare...

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Joseph J. Bendrihem, LUTCF (Joe) is a Managing Director working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Joe takes pride in his ability to bring people and resources together as he closely aligns FHFG’s...

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Jason A. Bertrami

Financial Representative

Jason A. Bertrami is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG), dedicated to helping secure the financial future of his clients. Jason’s likeability and his perceptive...

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Anthony Bertrami, M.S., CLU®

Financial Representative

Anthony (Tony) Bertrami is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) His primary goal is to listen to his client’s financial dreams and objectives, and help them create a...

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Abe Bixenspan

Registered Representative, Park Avenue Securities

Alan M. Borko, CFP®

Senior Vice President, Agency Control Officer

Alan M. Borko CFP®, Senior Vice President and Agency Investment Specialist, brings over 27 years of experience in the financial services industry to Forest Hills Financial Group. Prior to joining FHFG, Alan spent 15 years a corporate...

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Randy Brickman, LUTCF, CLTC

Financial Representative

Randy Brickman is a Financial Representative in the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group, dedicated to helping secure the financial future of his clients. He specializes in Long Term Care Planning, life insurance, disability...

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Benjamin J. Bush

Financial Advisor

Benjamin J. Bush began his career in the financial services industry after graduating from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology. He realized how much he enjoyed working with people and helping them...

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Adam D. Cline, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, CLTC®

Senior Vice-President, Long Term Care Specialist

Adam D. Cline, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, CLTC® is the agency “Long Term Care Specialist” at Forest Hills Financial Group. Adam is dedicated to supporting his clients in their efforts towards securing and...

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Leonard Cohen, MBA

Financial Advisor

Leonard Cohen, MBA, is a Financial Representative in the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG), dedicated to helping his clients build, accumulate and preserve wealth as they plan for a secure future. He specializes in...

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Susan Connors

Director of Pension Administration

Susan Connors, Director of Pension Administration at Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG), works out of the Melville office and has been with the firm for over sixteen years. Susan provides extensive knowledge, experience and guidance...

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Ken Cusick

Underwriting/New Business/Equity Manager

Kenneth Cusick (Ken) has been at the helm as Manager of the New Business Underwriting Department of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) since 2000. Based in the Forest Hills office, he has time tested leadership skills and has thrived...

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David D'Auria

Registered Representative

David D’Auria is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG), providing personalized financial management services to business owners, individuals and families. By...

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Stephen J. DelliBovi is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). He loves engaging in conversation and takes pride in his ability to build strong and positive lifetime...

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Michael P. DeLuccia, JD

Chief Administrative Officer

Michael P. DeLuccia, JD (Mike) brings over seventeen years of experience in financial services to Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Throughout his career, Mike has been a valuable resource to management and associates on all...

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Azra Dhar

Financial Specialist

Azra Dhar is a Financial Specialist in the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group. Azra practiced law in 1996 in Pakistan and entered the financial services industry in 2000. Azra is able to relate to people’s feelings and has...

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Henry Doiban

Financial Representative

Mark Doiban

Financial Representative

Nicole Dupuis

Director of Training

Nicole Dupuis joins Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) as Director of Training, working out of the New York City office. She brings to FHFG an in-depth knowledge of training, sales coaching, education and development. Energetic and...

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Lillian Elenio

Financial Representative

Lillian Elenio is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Her diverse business background brings unique value to the individuals and businesses that she serves. Lillian...

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Giulia Foderaro

Financial Representative

Giulia Foderaro is a Financial Representative working out of the NYC office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Giulia strives to educate her clients about the importance of protecting what is most precious in their lives. She...

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Brennen Forster, MBA

Financial Representative

Brennen Forster, MBA is a Financial Representative working out of the New York City office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Brennen takes a personal interest in the lives of his clients as he helps them organize their wealth and...

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Joel P. Greenberg

Financial Advisor

Registered Representative and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities, Financial Representative of Guardian

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V. Nagendra Gupta

Sr. Vice President, Registered Representative

V.Nagendra Gupta is a Vice President of Forest Hills Financial Group working out of the Melville, New York office. Mr.Gupta is a very friendly person both personally and professionally. Gupta has always had a genuine interest and...

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Daniel Hochler

Financial Representative

Daniel Hochler is a Financial Representative working out of the New York City office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Daniel’s primary focus is being a resource to his clients for both their professional and personal needs. He...

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Mark Hudesman

Financial Representative

Enrico Indelicato Jr. (Rick) is a seasoned veteran in the industry with forty years of distinguished service. Rick brings to his clientele a time tested track record along with a career that has been hallmarked by a history of...

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John Isaac

Financial Representative

Jeff W. Israel

Sr. Vice President, Registered Representative

Jeff W. Israel is one of the original associates of Forest Hills Financial Group since it’s inception in 1980. During his over thirty year tenure, he has held every position within the company including Brokerage Manager and...

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Karla Johnson

Office Manager, Melville

Naveen Joshi

Financial Advisor

Registered Representative and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities, Financial Representative of Guardian

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Thomas Kenny

Financial Representative

Kamran Khan

Financial Representative

Heather A. Kollar

Director of Talent Acquisition and Business Development

Heather Kollar joins Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) as Director of Talent Acquisition and Business Development working out of the New York City office. She brings to FHFG twenty plus years of business development, marketing,...

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Yehuda Konstam

Financial Representative

Premadasan Kunhunni

Financial Representative

Andrew Levey

Financial Representative

Andrew Levey is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) specializing in life insurance, disability insurance, special needs planning, business succession planning and estate...

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Steven D. Lichtenstein, CLU®, ChFC®

Sr. Vice President Investment Specialist, Wealth Management Advisor

Steven D. Lichtenstein, CLU® , ChFC® has provided advice and guidance to a myriad of clients, including high net worth individuals, trade organizations and small-to-medium sized business owners since...

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Dana L. Lind

Financial Representative

Dana L. Lind brings to Forest Hills Financial Group the strength of more than a decade of experience in the insurance and financial services industry. Prior to joining FHFG, Dana developed a unique insight into the needs of others and...

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Blaine Lipkin

Financial Advisor

Blaine Lipkin is a Financial Representative working out of the NYC office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). His specialties include disability income procreation, life insurance, business and pension planning, wealth accumulation...

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Michael Lucarelli

Financial Advisor

Michael Lucarelli is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) specializing in Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, and Retirement Planning. Michael knows first hand the...

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John T. Melkun

Financial Representative

John T. Melkun is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). John builds strong, long lasting relationships by carefully listening to his client’s goals and objectives...

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Jesus Mena

Financial Representative

Jesus Mena is a Financial Representative working out of the New York City office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG), specializing in insurance services, college planning, wealth accumulation and retirement planning. Jesus strives...

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Pambayan Meyyan, MBA

Financial Representative

Pambayan Meyyan, MBA, has been with Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) for thirteen years and specializes in Insurance Services, Investment Services, and Wealth Preservation. Meyyan strives to understand his client’s interests and...

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Andrew S. Miller

Financial Advisor

Registered Representative and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities, Financial Representative of Guardian

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Yosef Moskowitz, LUTCF

Financial Advisor

Yosef Moskowitz is a Financial Advisor with Zodiac Wealth Management and Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). He specializes in life and disability insurance, college funding, executive planning and wealth accumulation. Yosef works...

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Ilov Mosheyev

Financial Representative

Pavel Muratov

Financial Representative

Pavel (Paul) Muratov joins Forest Hills Financial Group with an interest and confidence in working with young professionals to assist them in co-creating their financial wealth success plan. He has combined his substantial background...

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Klara Muratova

Vice President, Financial Advisor

Klara Muratova is a Financial Representative who truly cares about benefiting her clients. She takes pride in her loyalty and integrity, and her ability to develop long lasting relationships with individuals and businesses alike....

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Mr. Murphy is the Chief Executive Officer of Northeast Private Client Group. Northeast Private Client Group is a national financial planning and wealth management firm headquartered in Roseland, New Jersey. Unlike other financial...

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Abi Naparstek

Financial Representative

Abi Naparstek is a Financial Representative working out of the New York City office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). He strives to help educate individuals, families and businesses on the importance of protection, putting them...

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Diane Neustadt

Director of Operations

Diane Neustadt has been with Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) for over thirty years and has seen the firm grow, flourish and prosper. Her diverse background in operations, administration and employee relations brings unique value to...

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Michael P. O’Sullivan is a Financial Advisor working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Michael is an experienced professional with a successful insurance and investment practice that has grown through...

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Thomas F. Palmeri, LUTCF

Registered Representative, Park Avenue Securities

Thomas F. Palmeri, LUTCF brings to Forest Hills Financial Group over a quarter century of experience in insurance, investments, estate preservation and employee benefit plans. A graduate of St. Joseph College with a degree in Human...

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Evaliente Panganiban (Val) is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Val provides his clients with innovative ways to help them with their finances and their lives, while...

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Surendra Parikh, LUTCF

Registered Representative, Park Avenue Securities

Registered Representative of Park Avenue Securities

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Edward Ramirez

Director of Talent Acquisition

Edward Ramirez (Ed) is a Director of Talent Acquisition working out of the Melville Office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). A human resource professional, Ed has years of experience in Recruiting and Sourcing in the financial...

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Sridhar Rao

Financial Representative

Matt Ravdin

Financial Representative

Matt Ravdin is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville Office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Matt provides his clients with the guidance and knowledge they need to plan for their futures, so he can truly make a...

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Hector M. Rivera, CFP®, CLU®

Financial Advisor, Director of Investments

Hector M. Rivera, CFP®, CLU® is a Financial Advisor and joins Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) as Director of Investments working in both the NYC and Melville locations. As a Certified Financial Planner™, Hector helps...

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Zisel Rosen, LUTCF

Registered Representative, Park Avenue Securities

Zisel Rosen is a financial services representative whose personal mission is to benefit her clients. She has spent the past 24 years educating and inspiring them to maximize their wealth, protect their assets, plan for retirement and...

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Arnold Rosenbaum CFP,CLU® ,ChFC®

Director of Advanced Planning

Arnold M. Rosenbaum, Director of Advanced Marketing brings over forty years of experience in the financial services industry to Forest Hills Financial Group. Throughout his career, Arnie has firmly believed that the key to an...

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Ronald Rosenberg

Financial Advisor

Registered Representative and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities, Financial Representative of Guardian

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Jonathan Sanders

Financial Representative

Jonathan Sanders is a Financial Representative working out of the NYC office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG), providing retirement planning to small business owners and young and established families. Calm, attentive and...

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Steven Schacter, JD

Sr. Vice President, Registered Representative

Steven J. Schacter is with Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) for over thirty years. As a senior member of the firm, his mission is to listen to his clients’ financial dreams and objectives and implement a plan to help make it happen....

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Adam Schlossberg

Financial Representative

Registered Representative and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities, Financial Representative of Guardian

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Henry Schneider, CLTC

Vice President, Financial Advisor

Henry M. Schneider values his client relationships above all else as he helps them fulfill their needs, understand their interests, and secure their financial futures. Henry prides himself as being a “value added” to his clients and...

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Registered Representative and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities, Financial Representative of Guardian

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Ernest Schultz

Financial Representative

Ernest Schultz (Ernie) is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). His primary objective is to use his business acumen to help individuals, families and business owners build...

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Frank A. Schursky

Financial Advisor

Frank is a Financial Representative in the New York office of Forest Hills Financial Group, dedicated to helping secure the financial future of his clients. Frank takes pride in his ability to build long lasting relationships with both...

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Faisal Shahed, MBA

Financial Advisor

Faisal Shahed began his career in the financial industry with Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) in 2003. He has an Honors and Masters degree in Marketing from the prestigious Dhaka University in Bangladesh and an MBA from the...

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Darshan Singh

Registered Representative, Park Avenue Securities

Registered Representative of Park Avenue Securities, Financial Representative of Guardian

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Shawn B. Singh

Financial Specialist

Shawn B. Singh is a Financial Specialist with Forest Hills Financial Group working out of the Melville office and has a private practice (office) in Queens Village, NY. (Queens County). For the past fourteen years people have chosen to...

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Evan D. Tepper

Vice President of Talent Acquisitions, New Agent Development

Evan D. Tepper, Vice President of Talent Acquisitions and New Agent Development works out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Evan finds nothing more meaningful than having a positive impact on people’s lives...

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Remy Wagman

Financial Representative

Remy Wagman is a Financial Representative working out of the New York City office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG), specializing in Financial and Insurance Services. With over eighteen years in commodities trading, Remy has...

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Harvey E. Weiner

President, Group Services

Harvey E. Weiner has been in the financial services and insurance industry for over twenty-eight years. He is the founder; President and Chief Executive Officer of Forest Hills Group Services, Inc. Harvey began his career working for...

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Robert A. Weinstein

Financial Advisor

Registered Representative and Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities, Financial Representative of Guardian

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Richard G. Welger

Managing Director

Richard G. Welger, Managing Director in the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) has been in the insurance and financial planning industry for over 33 years. After graduating from Syracuse University in 1983, Richard...

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Adam Wiener

Financial Representative

Adam Wiener is a Financial Representative working out of the New York City office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). His mission is to create an engaging space where his clients feel comfortable exploring strategic paths that lead...

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Alan Winter

Financial Advisor

Alan Winter is a Financial Advisor working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). Alan works under a team approach, helping to move his clients toward their optimal financial potential. Alan focuses on the...

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Michael Newins

Financial Representative

Michael E. Newins is a Financial Representative working out of the Melville office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). He brings to FHFG over thirty-two years of broad based experience with increasingly responsible positions in the...

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Samuel Katz, CFP

Financial Representative

Samuel Katz (Sam) is a financial representative working out of the Manhattan office of Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG). He ran his own tax practice in Scarsdale for over twenty years before offering financial planning for the...

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