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Mr. Louis J. Cappelli

Louis J. Cappelli is Chairman Emeritus of Sterling National Bank/Sterling Bancorp, whose shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:STL). Starting as an 18-year-old mail room messenger at Sterling, he rose through the ranks to his current position. A native New Yorker, served in the U.S. Army from 1951-53. Graduated from the City College of New York in 1958, received a bachelor's degree in Business Administration. Mr. Cappelli is a member of American Association of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta (Knight of Malta); Cardinal's Committee of the Laity; Columbus Citizens Foundation; Alumni Association of CCNY; Development Corporation for Israel Bonds; Economic Club of New York; New York City Board of Education Audit Advisory Committee; New York Friars Club; Saint Joseph's Finance and Administration Committee; United Jewish Appeal-Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York; University Club and Westchester Country Club. He volunteers at St. Francis Xavier Church (New York, NY) and the Dutch Reformed Church (Westchester, NY), serving meals and distributing clothing to the homeless and others in need.
Scholarships associated with Mr. Louis J. Cappelli
  • Louis J. Cappelli `58 Scholarship