2017-2018 Board of Directors


Board Chair

Brian O'Grady, CDPHP

Vice Chair Governance Committee

Christy Calicchia, NYS Gaming Commission

Vice Chair Finance Committee

Richard Stack, Community Volunteer

Vice Chair Resource Development Committee

Carm Basile, Capital District Transportation Authority

Vice Chair Community Impact Investment Committee

Daniel Sauer, CDPHP


Craig Apple, Albany County Sheriff's Department


John Kearney, Ex-Officio, Community Volunteer

Past Chair

Patrick Lyons, NYSUT


Laurie Bangs, Enterprise Holdings
W. Brian Barr, Community Volunteer
John W. Bishop Jr., Bishop Beaudry Construction, LLC
Dr. Katharine Briar-Lawson, University at Albany, School of Social Welfare
Cornelia Cahill, Barclay Damon, LLP
Charles Carletta, Albany Medical Center  
Robert Coolidge, Bank of America
Anne Davis, Price Chopper / Market 32
Alex Dell, The Law Firm of Alex Dell, PLLC
David DeMarco, Saratoga National Bank and Trust Co.
Katharine Doran, Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte
Michael Guzzo, Bechtel
Hon. Helena Heath, Albany City Court
Jamaal M. James, TheMPACK Inc.
Richie Hunter, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
John Kearney, Ex-Officio and Community Volunteer
Andrew Kennedy, Center for Economic Growth
Todd Kerner, New York State Public Employees Federation
Frank Koncewicz, UPS
David Krupski, NBT Bank
Eric LaCoppola, Environment One Corporation
Brandi Landy, Capital Region Chamber of Commerce
Dr. Steady Moono, Schenectady County Community College
Brian Sano, National Grid