He is a past President of the New York State Builders Association (NYSBA). Among his accomplishments, he played a pivotal role in the Association’s drive, under NAHB’s auspices to create a fund to help address the housing needs of the victims and families of the September 11th terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. For these efforts, he was honored with a Special Recognition Award by the Associated Builders and Owners of Greater New York, Inc. He also has held various leadership positions at NAHB which include New York State Representative, NY State Build PAC chairman and currently serves as Chair of the Land Development Committee. In October of 2015 Mr. Fazio was inducted into the New York State Builders Hall of Fame.
He holds B.S and M.B.A. degrees in Economics from Wagner College and attended the Real Estate Institute of New York University’s School of Continuing Education.