Ms. Nancy Pfeiffer
This scholarship was created in memory of Mr. Berg by his wife, Helene. Jerome Berg (’49), former CUNY trustee (1994–97), business leader, and developer, died in July. He started his career by designing home lighting systems and selling lamps with his brother in West Brighton, Staten Island. Their Eastern Coast Lighting and Electrical Supply Co., which became a major lighting design company in the New York area, was selected as electrical contractor for the 1973 renovation of Yankee Stadium. Berg was also a lawyer and president of JahJah Realty. He served as a president of the United Way and the Staten Island Community Chest and Council and as vice president of the Staten Island Chamber of Commerce. He had been a Baruch College Fund Trustee since 2001.
Scholarships associated with Ms. Nancy Pfeiffer