THE FORCE TEAM

Our team has over 100 years combined experience connecting individuals, endowments and foundations with businesses for their mutual benefit. Feel free to reach out to any one of us for more information about FORCE and the successes we’ve helped facilitate.

Steven Saltzstein
CEO

Experienced partner with demonstrated success in the financial services industry. Skilled in Corporate Development, Capital Raising, Investor Awareness, Mergers & Acquisitions, Start-ups, Marketing, and Corporate Finance. Strong entrepreneurship professional with a B.A. focused in Political Science from Ithaca College.

Len Panzer
Managing Partner

Seasoned financial professional with experience in all aspects of investment strategies for public and private companies. Vice President at Paine Webber and Smith Barney. Managing Director of Kauser Capital. President of New Castle IR. BS in Finance, Bucknell University.

Charlotte Morello
Managing Director

Charlotte’s extensive background in sales and event planning brings a unique perspective to the Force team.  Her past experience also includes volunteer work and fundraising for companies large and small. BA Communications, Penn State University.

Anthony Kuhn
Managing Partner

Highly successful track record in the financial services industry, focused on foundations. Skilled in Corporate Development, Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Start-ups and Marketing. BBA in Marketing & Management from Northwood University.

Callie Mellana
Director of Events

Non-Profit Event Director in Fairfield County, CT. Director of Training for SPS Commerce. Buyer and Planner for Macy’s Corporate and Lord & Taylor Corporate. Graduated from Florida State University with a BS in Retail Business

Mike Cuffaro
Data Scientist

Proficient at mapping market research for the financial industry to identify innovative companies, services, methodologies and alternative data foundations can leverage to identify new opportunities. BE in Civil Engineering from The City College of New York.

Harvey Briggs
Director of PR

Emmy award-winning writer, producer, journalist and marketing communications professional. Experienced at press relations, event management, product launches, traditional and digital advertising, and creative direction. BA in Latin, University of Michigan.