Board of Directors

2017 Board of Directors


Executive Committee

Chairman
Sean Ross, Director of Forestry Operations, Lyme Timber Company, Hanover, NH

Immediate Past Chair
Dennis Gingles, Fiber Supply Specialist, International Paper Company, Ticonderoga, NY

Vice Chair
Michael J. McLartyVP Forestry & Wood Procurement, Finch Paper LLC, Glens Falls, NY

Treasurer
Christopher Truso, Vice President & Branch Manager, Farm Credit East, Greenwich, NY

Secretary

Sarah R. Bogdanovitch, President, Natural Resources Consultant, Bay Pond Park, Paul Smiths, NY

Directors

  • Brian Arico, President, Mid-Hudson Forest Products, Pine Plains, NY
  • Thomas Beck, Chief Commercial Officer, ReEnergy Holdings, LLC, Latham, NY
  • Sarah R. Bogdanovitch, President, Natural Resources Consultant, Bay Pond Park, Paul Smiths, NY
  • Pat Buff, Vice President, B&B Lumber Company, Jamesville, NY
  • Dr. Rene Germain, SUNY-ESF, Syracuse NY
  • Thomas W. Gerow, CF*, Head of Procurement, Wagner Lumber Company, Owego, NY
  • Michael W. Hanlon, Vice President, Cotton-Hanlon, Inc., Cayuta, NY
  • Doug Handy, A&H Forest Management, Inc., Sharon Springs, NY
  • Damon Hartman, Prentiss & Carlisle, Tupper Lake, NY
  • Craig Jochum, Craig Jochum Logging, Apalachin, NY
  • Sue Keister, Principal Partner, Susan Keister, LLC, Wayland, NY
  • Paul MitchellPaul J. Mitchell Logging, Inc., Tupper Lake, NY
  • Charles NieblingConsultant, New England Wood Pellet, LLC, Jaffrey, NH
  • AJ Reber, Manager, Sawmill & Forestry Operations, Harden Furniture, McConnellsville, NY
  • Jack Santamour, NY Regional Forester, LandVest, Inc., Lowville, NY
  • Jim Waters, Margeretville, NY
  • Ryan Tripani, Executive Director, Catskill Forest Association, Arkville, NY
  • Edward G. Wright, W.J. Cox Associates, Inc., Clarence, NY

Legal Council

Dennis J. Phillips, Esq., McPhillips, Fitzgerald, & Cullum, LLC, Glens Falls, NY