Board of Directors

Board of Directors2019-01-20T18:41:22+00:00

President: Dr. Russell Ward – Retired Professor, Department of Sociology (University at Albany)

Vice President: Cynthia A. Pettit – Vice President, Government Banking (Key Bank)

Secretary: Mary E. Brizzell – Retired, Town Supervisor (Town of Colonie)

Treasurer: Steven R. Muth – Healthcare & Not-For-Profit Relationship Manager (M&T Bank)

Assistant Treasurer: James W. Cole – Partner (BST & Co. CPAs)


  • Carm Basile
    Chief Executive Officer (CDTA)

  • Dr. John D. Bennett
    President & CEO (CDPHP)

  • Michael J. Bianchino
    Senior Engineer (Lansing Engineering)

  • Peter Campito
    Professional Engineer (Campito Plumbing & Heating, Inc.)

  • Victoria A. Harkins
    Vice President, Private Banking & Trust Officer (Capital Bank)

  • Kevin McCoy
    Director (Marvin & Company, P.C.)

  • Christina Meier, Esq.
    Partner (Meier Law Firm)

  • Mark J. O’Callaghan
    Owner (Exit 9 Wine & Liquor Warehouse)

  • Bruce E. Quay
    President (Securion Protection Network, Inc.)

  • Mary Beth Sonne
    Community Volunteer, Registered Nurse, Health Care Provider

  • I-Hsin Wu
    Retired, Performance Outcomes Measurement Unit Director (NYS Office for Aging) and SUNY Adjunct Professor