|Name||James L. Larocca|
Huntington, New York , United States
|| 00, 1944
Nov 13, 2017 11:02pm
U.S. Navy -
|Info||Larocca has had a rich and varied career in government and politics, business, the law and academe. A lawyer, Mr. Larocca served in the cabinets of two New York governors (as Commissioner of Energy and Transportation) and as President of the Long Island Association, the region's largest business and civic organization. He currently serves as Chairman of the Long Island Nature Conservancy, the major environmental preservation organization. He is also an award-winning playwright. |
Larocca is a combat veteran of Vietnam where he served as a naval officer in river patrol in the Mekong Delta. In 1998 he was a candidate for nomination for Governor of New York.