Board & Committee Members

Board of Directors

President:Paul Bursic, Benefits Director, Cornell University
Vice President: Erin Thaete, Self-employed & Pharmaceutical Sales
Treasurer: Don Chutas, Plant Manager, Cargill Salt
Secretary: Michael Burns, Owner of Cayuta Farm
Alexandra Doniger, Assistant wine maker Hector Wine Company and Forge Cellers
Charles Fausold, Extension Support Specialist IV, Cooperative Extension Administration
Michael Lausell, Schuyler County Legislature
Kelly McCarthy, Cyber Security Safety
Jeff Parmenter, VP Of Parmenter Motors
Mark Rondinaro, Part owner and Technology Manager Lakewood Vineyards
Steve Sierigk, Hawk Meadow Farm
Karen Stewart, Seneca Retreat

Meeting every fourth Thursday of the month 8:30am - 10:30 am 
Human Services Building, Montour Falls – Room 115 or 120

Agriculture Program Committee

Ryan Bossert, Chair
Walt Adam
Lisa Brower
Michael Burns
Brud Holland
Lorin Hostetler
Ken Mansfield
Nicole Rawleigh
Cheryl Richtmyer
Steve Sierigk

Hidden Valley 4-H Camp Committee

Rebecca Bowers
Don Chutas

Jenny Guarino
Molly Lane
Autumn Lavine
Bernadette Raupers
Erin Thaete
Megan Tifft
Tom VanDerZee

Youth, Family & Nutrition Program Committee

Meg Cabezes
Mary DeWalt
Alexandra Doninger
JoAnn Fratarcangelo
Marcia Kasprzyk
Deb MacDonald
Adrienne Minichello
Megan Scuteri
Brandon Torelli


Phil Cherry
Executive Director

Last updated February 1, 2017