Vito was born in Brooklyn NY, resides full time in Seaside heights, and is married to Sondra who together have three daughters (Danielle, Stephanie and Cara), and two grandchildren (Bella and Jack). He has an Advanced Program Degree from The American Institute of Banking, New York, NY and a B.A. from Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY. Vito has held various positions in finance and institutional asset management at several banks for over 50 years. He started as a teller and worked as a credit analyst, commercial lender, merger & acquisitions specialist, investment banker and institutional asset management sales. Vito is currently a Vice President, Senior Relationship Manager, Commercial Lender at M&T Bank. He is an avid Giants fan and community advocate. He is a member of Seaside Heights Planning Board, and served as President of Seaside Heights Property Owners Association, which role he resigned to be a councilman.