Management Team

Joe Diurno, P.E.

President

Joe is a co-founder and the majority shareholder of PRI. He is responsible for leading the organization and managing the day-to-day business activities of PRI. External experience includes over 35 years of expertise in automation, instrumentation, controls, project management, project development and engineering. Joe’s formal education includes an MBA from New York Institute of Technologies and a degree in Engineering from SUNY Maritime College. Additional accomplishments include a Professional Engineer (P.E.) License in the State of New York and having served in the United States Coast Guard as a 3rd Assistant Engineer.

Michael Dombrowski

Vice President, Sales and Marketing

A minority partner in PRI, Mike is the Vice President of Sales and Marketing, with over 25 years of industry experience marketing and selling in automation, instrumentation and control parts and software. Mike is responsible for outside sales, sales programs, marketing initiatives, project proposals and project management. External experience includes a variety of sales and marketing positions for over 30 years.

Gerry Wynkoop

Vice President, Engineering

A minority partner in PRI, Gerry is PRI’s Vice President of Engineering. He has over 30 years of experience in the design and manufacture of industrial, motor, power and lighting equipment and systems. Gerry is responsible for managing the day-to-day activities of the Controls Engineering, Drafting, Integration, and Manufacturing departments to produce custom industrial control and drive systems. Gerry has studied Electrical/ Electronic Engineering, Computer Programming, and Cybersecurity while attending Temple University, Hofstra University and the University of Kansas. He is an active member of the ISA and NFPA. Additional accomplishments include 6 months of rescue and recovery work at the WTC ground zero site and eight years of active service in the United States Marine Corps (USMC).

Emil Russo

Senior Systems Engineer, Communications

Emil is PRI’s Senior Engineer of Communications and Networking. Emil is responsible for the preparation of drawings, manuals, bulletins and procedures for many MTA projects. This includes the design implementation and training of fiber optics data, audio, security and video transmission systems. He has over 40 years of experience across numerous companies as an NYCT-approved Communication Engineer for public address, telephone, TDS, CBDS, CCTV, data, radio systems, cabling projects and fiber optics. He received his BFA in Communication Engineering from New York Institute of Technology.

Ellen Morelli

Administrator, Finances

Ellen is the operator behind the scenes at PRI as the Head Administrator. She has 15 years of experience in administrative and human resource tasks which include issuing invoices to clients, monitoring unpaid invoices, maintaining D/MBE certifications, contract values and change orders, processing payroll and monitoring employee time off. Ellen received her accounting certification from Farmingdale State College.