Board of Directors

Board Leadership

President: Jon Beckman, Works Design Group

Vice President: Leslie Connolly, Harter Secrest & Emery LLP

Treasurer: Rebecca Gould, Schuyler County Hospital

Secretary: Lisa Ferrero

Board Members

Kristin VanHorn, Director of Planning, Schuyler County, Ex-Officio

Hon. Carl Blowers, Schuyler County Legislature

Hon. Mark Rondinaro, Schuyler County Legislature, Ex-Officio

Gerry Messmer, Mayor, Village of Odessa

Hon. Alvin White, Town of Hector

Carl Taber, Schuyler County Industrial Development Agency, Ex-Officio

Ted Marks, Edible Finger Lakes

Chris Bond, HUNT Engineers

Chris Cornett, Watkins Glen International

Steve Harrold, Corning Inc.

Beth Duane, Corning Museum of Glass

Hon. Don Desrochers, Westview Farms

Hon. Phil Barnes, FLX Gateway Community Development Corporation

Michael Hardy, Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce

Nathan Scott, Cornell Cooperative Extension

Administrative Team

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Judy McKinney Cherry

CEcD, FM

Executive Director

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Yvonne Zhao, MPA

Senior Economic and Community Development Specialist

Vacant

Administrative and Community Development Specialist