Ethics Board

The Southampton Village Code of Ethics provides standards of conduct for Village officers and employees. The Ethics Board serves to promote public confidence in government by ensuring compliance with those provisions.    

The Board investigates all complaints received; issues advisory opinions where sought; coordinates ethics training for Village officers and employees; and reviews required Annual Financial Disclosures. 

The work of the Ethics Board is CONFIDENTIAL unless exempted under New York State Law or Southampton Village Code.   

To submit an ethics complaint or to seek an advisory opinion, please contact the Board of Ethics at the following Address:  

Secretary to the Board of Ethics

Village of Southampton - Village Hall

23 Main Street

Southampton, NY  11968


  • Susan M. Steinhardt, Chair '27
  • Anne Bishop Rachel '26
  • Victoria Kahn "24
  • Teresa Melhado '25
  • Rev. Michael Vetrano '28

Board Attorney 

Jared A. Kasschau