Peter J. Mancuso
North Bellmore, New York, USA

Mancuso, Peter 2016Peter Mancuso of North Bellmore, New York, USA, was elected to a three-year term as a trustee of Kiwanis International in June 2016 at the 101st Annual Kiwanis International Convention in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Peter has been a member of the Kiwanis Club of East Meadow for 29 years.

Peter is a Diamond Level George F. Hixson Fellow, a Diamond Level Walter Zeller Fellow; Centennial Award and Table of Honor recipient; holds Life Member status; and belongs to the Kiwanis International Foundation Heritage Society and Kiwanis Leadership Society. He has been honored as Kiwanian of the Year by his club and division. Peter has chaired numerous club, district and international level committees on outreach, growth, finance and leadership, among others.

Peter served as distinguished governor of the New York District in the 2003-04 administrative year and distinguished lieutenant governor from 1996-97. He is a past president of the Kiwanis International Foundation as well as a past distinguished president of the Kiwanis Club of East Meadow.

Peter is an attorney practicing in New York. He earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and his doctor of jurisprudence from Cornell University Law School. He is a past president of the Nassau County, NY Bar Association; past president of the East Meadow, NY Chamber of Commerce; and past president of the MIT Club of Long Island. Peter is also a past dean of the Nassau Academy of Law.

Peter and his wife Karen have two adult children, Stephen and Cathy. In his free time, Peter likes to exercise, read, watch movies and sports, and listen to old time radio.