In 1974 a young Army Veteran was commissioned by The White House to decorate the Blue Room Christmas Tree for only three days, he remained there for the next twelve years! His simple lifestyle changed forever as he became a "small town" over-night celebrity. For over twenty-five years he told about this glamorous lifestyle of working at The White House before thousands of people on Long Island stages! Today, in retirement, he remains active telling his story to all who heed his words, he's Frank Lazzaro of Levittown, N.Y. A truly unique one of a kind man!
Please Note: The Army Seal above has been granted to Frank Lazzaro with the approval of this Trademark from the U.S. Army Licensing Program, Arlington, VA.
Introducing Frank Lazzaro
Frank Lazzaro is the former White House Holiday and State Dinner "Freelance" Floral Decorator during the Ford, Carter and Reagan Administrations, a self published Author and a United States Army Veteran. His floral designs once graced the tables of three sitting Presidents, The Queen of England, A Prince, The Governors of the United States, an Emperor and an abundance of world famed celebrities and dignitaries attending a White House State Dinner or Black Tie reception one time or another. His over-night success came quickly at the youthful age of twenty-five to this young man of "Little financial means." He grew up in a low-middle class neighborhood and became the youngest Christmas Decorator at the White House to hold this privilege position. Born and raised in Jamaica, N.Y., in a simple Italian family lifestyle, he remained in the limelight of this elegant career with the very privileged surrounding him for twelve years, standing in the midst of the most affluent and powerful humans of the day. Today, He lives a retirement senior lifestyle of a "minimalist" with the very simple pleasures of a world that needs tranquility, less stress, financial worries, credit card debt and materialism of "unnecessary things" in the human being of today's modern age. His biggest joy in life is sharing his unique White House years with people from all walks of life. He is truly a unique "All American Male".