Officers & Board Members

The Brooklyn Young Republican Club is managed day-to-day by elected officers and a Board of Directors. Elections are held annually in the spring/early summer of each year.


Joel M. Acevedo


Army Veteran, former New York Federation of College Republicans Regional Chair, former John Jay College Republicans President. Proud Nuyorican .

Joseph M. Gomez


Alumni – John Jay College of Criminal Justice (2014). Fan of the Ravens, Blue Jays, Blazers and Avalanche. Chess player. Proud uncle.

Board of Directors

Jonathan J. Judge

Member, Board of Directors

Owner and Chief Solutions Architect at Codacity,. Young BK Professionals Chair – Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce, Thinker. Problem Solver. Connoisseur of Life.

Jay Cruger

Member, Board of Directors

Current Pace Law. Born In Brooklyn. Lived In The Bronx. Schooled In Manhattan. Exiled in Queens. New Yorker. A Jack McCoy-CC Sabathia cross mix.

Joshua Ferraiuolo

Member, Board of Directors

Clerk at Board of Elections in the City of New York . Builder of Board Games; a Grand Wizard.
Proud Boy Scouts of America Alum.

Alexandra Sherer

Member, Board of Directors

Republican district leader & state committeewoman. Sometimes actor / bond lady / feminist / valley girl / tiki bar enthusiast.

Eric Butkiewicz

Co-Chair, Policy Committee

Law Student, Entrepreneur, Civic Leader, Former NYS Assembly Candidate, Advocate For Good Government, In Search Of Pragmatic Solutions To Complex Problems.

Officers Emeritus

Glenn P. Nocera

Ex-Officio / Past-President &
Past-Chair of the Board

President of the Brooklyn Tea Party. Republican District Leader for the 44th Assembly District. Campus Police Officer at Brooklyn College.