Hauppauge – Suffolk County Executive Steven Levy has named Mel Guadalupe of North Babylon as director of Minority Affairs.
Guadalupe joins Suffolk County from Bovis Lend Lease Inc., a project management and construction company, where he was manager of Community Resource Development at the firm’s New York City office. In this role he oversaw the company’s construction-based diversity program, bringing minority- and women-owned subcontractors, suppliers and vendors into the company’s projects.
Guadalupe was the chair of the L.I. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Corporate Advisory Board, chair of the National Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC) Major Corporate Partners Board, and chair of the NAMC Hispanic Caucus.