COLONIE — the Colonie Chamber of Commerce announced a new Board of Directors on Tuesday, Jan. 7.
Russ Ivory, the general manager of Colonie Center, will again serve as chair. He was board chair and chair of the Executive Committee in 2019.
The following chamber members will serve alongside Ivory on the Executive Committee:
•Chair-elect: Brian Jones, owner of Brian L. Jones Photography
•Treasurer: Paul Franklin, CFO, Nathan H. Kelman, Inc.
•Secretary: Linda Dawson, vice president, Morgan Linen Service, Inc.
Newly elected to three-year terms on the Board of Directors beginning Jan. 1 are:
•Christopher Green, vice president, branch manager, TD Bank
•Tammy Parker, producer, James O’Brien Agency
•Patti Scott, director, Small Group Commercial Sales, CDPHP
Returning members of the Board of Directors in 2020 are
•Jonathan Buhner, superintendent, South Colonie Schools
•D. Joseph Corr, superintendent, North Colonie Schools
•Edward Knapp, partner, The Bonadio Group
•Monica LaBree, hotel general manager, The Century House
•Frank Paladino, enterprise account executive/East Region, Spectrum Enterprise
•Shaun Roach, financial advisor, Edward Jones
“The Colonie Chamber of Commerce is fortunate to have these extremely talented individuals serve on our Board of Directors,” said chamber President Tom Nolte. “The Chamber staff and I look forward to working with them to continue to offer an outstanding array of services to our member businesses and the Colonie Community.”
The Colonie Chamber of Commerce represents over 500 businesses located in and around the Colonie area.