The Members of the Board of Trustees
Board of Trustees 2018-2019
Vice Chairperson Robert E. Grisnik, Chairperson Dr. Daniel Crough, Trustee Sean Hattrick
Dr. Daniel Crough, Chairperson
Daniel Crough is a local emergency physician and our newest School Board member. He and his wife Allyson have two children. His daughter Noelle is a recent Tuckahoe graduate attending Southampton High School and son Spencer is a current fifth grader. He is partner and vice president of 24/7 Emergency Physician LLC and a past vice chairman of the Emergency department. As an emergency physician he has worked in tertiary care and trauma centers in NYC and on Long Island. He has been at Southampton Hospital since 1999. In addition to his work in the Emergency Department he lectures and teaches the resident physicians and medical students at Southampton. He also works with the many East End ambulance corps. Doctor Crough is medical director for the East Hampton and Springs volunteer ambulance corps and gives lectures to EMS members throughout the East End. Recurring themes of his recent campaign include: embrace the challenges our school faces, open and inclusive governance of the school, honest and respectful dialog on all issues, financial discipline, and focus on continuing the high quality nurturing education for the children of the Tuckahoe Common School District.
Robert E. Grisnik, Vice Chairperson
Robert E. Grisnik has been a resident of the Tuckahoe Common School District for 33 years. In addition to his 21 years of service as a Tuckahoe School District Trustee, he has also been very active in the community. He has served on the Board and has been President of the Southampton Chamber of Commerce, Southampton Lions Club, Knights of Columbus, and the Southampton Post of Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW). After serving 29 years with the U.S. Air Force and Air National Guard, he retired from the Guard as the Deputy Commander for Operations of the 106 Rescue Group in Westhampton, with the rank of Colonel. He is a Vietnam veteran having flown 213 combat missions as a Command Pilot, and among his 33 decorations, he was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross and the Air Medal with 9 Oak Leaf Clusters. He is also a pharmacist and businessman in Southampton Village, owning his own business, Southrifty Drug, for the last 33 years.
Sean Hattrick, Trustee
Sean E. Hattrick has been a resident of the Tuckahoe Common School District for 18 years and our newest board member. As a life long resident of Southampton, he has experienced the many gifts and unique challenges that come along with growing up in this wonderful community. Mr. Hattrick attended the Southampton School District and graduated in 1988. He has been a financial advisor for 25 years in Southampton and works on Main Street with UBS Financial. He and his wife, Jennifer, also a graduate of the Southampton School District, have four children. Margaret and Billy attend Southampton High School and are in 11th and 9th grades, while Ellie and Annie are enrolled at Tuckahoe and are in 7th and 5th grades. Mr. Hattrick has also been a board member of the Tukahoe Educational Foundation for the last 6 years. He believes that Tuckahoe is a truly special place to learn and is led by an extremely talented and kind staff who are focused on preparing our children for high school and beyond.