Directory of Corporate Sponsors


NJAIS has corporate sponsorship, exhibitor, and underwriting opportunities. 

For more information or questions, please contact Aretha Griffith, Corporate Sponsor Liaison at 973.898.3630 or 

To apply for Sponsorship for 2023-2024, please complete the application


Corporate Sponsors
3 Elm St.
Suite 202
Morristown, NJ 07960
Contact Person: Conor Evans, Regional Vice President, 973.385.8465,
AMHigley is more than just a construction company because we build more than just buildings. Since 1925, we’ve built the offices where you work, the schools where you learn, and the hospitals where you heal. We build environments so that you can live, work and play. With every building, we go beyond bricks and mortar by connecting people and place.


Austin & Co., Inc.

20 Corporate Woods Blvd.
Albany, NY 12211
Contact Person: Shawn Berger, Account Executive, 518.431.7068,

Austin & Co., Inc. is operated with integrity, efficiency, and commitment to providing the highest level of professional insurance services and risk management advice to our clients. Since 1853 we've provided our clients an exceptional customer service.


301 Sylvan Avenue
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
Contact Person: Mark Cardone, First Senior Vice President, 908.206.2860,
ConnectOne Bank serves the financial needs of independent K-12 educational institutions along the eastern seaboard. Recognized for outstanding client services and accessibility to decision-makers, ConnectOne Bank offers creative financial solutions consisting of campus renovation and expansion financing (both taxable and tax-exempt), including ground-up construction and real estate acquisition. Additionally, the Bank provides cash management services that typically reduce/eliminate bank service fees while increasing interest income on operating balances.

Dining Partnership Group, LLC

685 Bloomfield Avenue
Unit 204
Verona, NJ 07044

Contact Person: Gerald Frungillo, 973.865.3411,

Dining Partnership Group only services local communities, our goal is to create an incomparable relationship with each one of our partner schools, ensuring all your expectations are continually met. Nutrition, quality, and consistency are what you can expect from the highly experienced team members at DPG.
Eisner Amper
111 Wood Avenue South
Iselin, NJ 08830
Contact Person: Amy MacFadyen, Partner, 732.243.7258,
EisnerAmper, one of the largest business consulting firms in the world, is comprised of EisnerAmper LLP, a licensed independent CPA firm that provides client attest services; and Eisner Advisory Group LLC, an alternative practice structure that provides business advisory and non-attest services in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, standards and codes of conduct. EisnerAmper serves over 350 non-profit organizations, including approximately 40 independent schools. The firm has partners, managers, and staff members dedicated to audits of non-profits who are fully aware of the financial and accounting concerns that independent schools face. Our team is prepared to roll up our sleeves and work alongside you to ensure that any issues your school may be experiencing are dealt with as they arise, not just at year-end.



809 Main Street
East Hartford, CT 06108
860.289.3507 or 800.592.2469

Contact Person: Rob DiMartino, 860.289.3507,

Finalsite delivers superior web software experience on mobile and desktop platforms for the educational community.



FLIK Independent School Dining

2 International Drive
Rye Brook, NY 10573
Contact Person: Joann Khoder, Business Development, 914.980.7567, 


FLIK Independent School Dining is a family-style company that strives to provide healthy, nutritious menus to school children and their communities. We are here to fuel students' minds; both in and out of the dining hall. We treat every meal as a moment to eat, share, and connect. It is our mission to empower a community of kindness through great food, with respect for each other and our amazing planet.




Fred C. Church Insurance

41 Wellman Street
Lowell, MA 01851

Contact Person: Bobby Riley, Vice President, 978.322.7325,

The Fred C. Church Education Practice is an experienced and engaged risk resource, focused on school risk management and insurance. Our hands-on approach means having industry leaders at your side helping to properly safeguard your school, your employees, and, most critically, your students. With more than 150 years of hands-on experience, Fred C. Church Insurance is one of the largest independent agencies in the United States, specializing in commercial, personal, and employee benefits risk. And with an Education Team known for its exceptional service, we make the insurance part easy and the risk management part fun.




39 Beechwood Road
Summit, NJ 07901

Contact Person: Erica Pettis, Vice President; Independent Schools Practice Group Leader, 800.608.7955,

Graham-Pelton is a fundraising and management consulting firm for leading nonprofit organizations worldwide. Our mission: elevate philanthropy so nonprofits can flourish.




Hatfield Schwartz Law Group

240 Cedar Knolls Road
Suite 303
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927

Contact Person: Stefani Schwartz, Partner, 973.737.8315,

Hatfield Schwartz Law Group provides comprehensive, quality legal services to independent schools. Hatfield Schwartz is the counsel to and a frequent speaker for the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools. Our independent school practice is focused on the salient issues facing school administrators, including board governance, training and compliance, as well as proper documentation. Hatfield Schwartz continues to represent public sector schools and charter schools, serving as general counsel, special counsel, and labor counsel.


Joseph A. Natoli Construction Corp.

293 Change Bridge Road
Pine Brook, NJ 07058

Contact Person: Tom Sutphen, 973.575.1500,

For 40+ years, each contract entered into by Joseph A. Natoli Construction Corporation comes with a promise of dedication to the highest standards of integrity, expertise, and the fulfillment that comes through pride and hard work. The faithful adherence to these principles is what has attributed to Natoli Construction's long-term success. Natoli Construction's size is only limited to its ability to provide direct participation of its principals in each and every project. Whether it's constructing a new building, adding an addition, or renovating existing space, Natoli Construction has developed long-standing relationships with many independent schools we have worked with.


Nassau Communications

650 Whitehead Road
Lawrence, NJ  08648

Contact Person:  Ken Fisher, President, Cell: 908.625.8512

Professional printing services.




PKF O’Connor Davies

20 Commerce Drive, Suite 301
Cranford, NJ 07016

Contact Person: Robert Cordero, Partner, 908.272.6200,

Since 1891, PKF O’Connor Davies has specialized in working with the full range of educational and other non-profit organizations. We now serve over 2,000 not-for-profit organizations, including charter schools, independent primary and secondary schools and colleges and universities. This focus enables us to deliver the precise support these educational institutions need to stay competitive, satisfy a diverse constituency, manage risk, attract vital funding and enhance organizational performance.




USA Architects

20 N Doughty Avenue
Somerville, NJ 08876
Contact Person: Marlene Borruso, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Fitwel Ambassador, WELL AP Associate + Director of Sustainability, 908.256.0202,


Since our founding in 1985, USA Architects has delivered exemplary designs with forward-thinking purpose. Headquartered in Somerville, New Jersey, we’re located amid the growing communities and near the urban centers we serve best. We’ve been a trusted go-to design and development partner for some of the country’s most prestigious businesses, academic institutions, and municipal governments. With over 50 employees, rich in architectural diversity, comprise the firm’s talent. Such range transcends traditional solutions, resulting in unique perspectives and original design solutions that have propelled USA architects into a strong regional practice that serves the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Regions.