About Us

About us

The Italian American Committee on Education (IACE) is a New York based non-profit organization founded in 1975 for the purpose of promoting the study of the Italian language and culture within the tri-state area of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

The IACE program is made possible primarily through an Italian Government grant and operates under the supervision of the Consulate General of Italy in New York.

Executive Board

President:  Berardo Paradiso
Chairman: Angelo Gimondo
Vice Presidents: Maria Teresa Cometto, Laura Sanguineti White
Treasurer: Mario Costa
Secretary:  Nicola Tegoni


Board of Directors

Daniel Aloi; Claudia Massimo Berns; Giovanna Calvino; Arianna Farinelli; Mario Fratti; Lucrezia Lindia; Josephine Maietta; Kristine Massari; Piera Palazzolo; Vincenzo Pascale; Mary Ann Re; Anthony Julian Tamburri. Honorary Member: Angelo Siciliano



Executive Director: Ilaria Costa ilaria@iacelanguage.org

Instructor Coordinator: Licia Tonetto info@iacelanguage.org


Contact us

  • 686 Park Ave New York NY 10065
  • info@iacelanguage.org
  • (212) 772-8755