Board

Board of Directors

Representing all the regions within Essex County, Hamilton County, and Franklin County.

VP/Counsel of Champlain National Bank

Ed Finnerty

Chair

Entrepreneur and Coordinator of Point Positive, Inc.

Melinda Little

Vice Chair, Saranac Lake Representative

Partner, Long Run Wealth Advisors, LLC

Charlie Cowan

Treasurer

Owner of Adirondack Sauna

Bob Hockert

Secretary

Owner of Sarah Wilson Business Communications

Sarah Wilson

Member

Owner of The Pines Inn in Lake Placid

Jill Cardinale

Member

Owner of Pine Cone Mercantile in Schroon Lake

Lisa Hess-Marks

Member

Owner of The Bookstore Plus in Lake Placid

Marc Galvin

Member

Owner, Raquette River Brewing, Tupper Lake

Mark Jessie

Member

Owner, Beglin's Lake Placid Jewelry and Gifts

Mike Beglin

Member

Executive Director, Fort Ticonderoga

Beth Hill

Lake Champlain Region Representative

Executive Director, Lake Placid Center for the Arts

James Lemons

Member

Operations Director at Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort in Lake Placid

Andrea Holderied

Member

Holiday Inn Express, Malone

Micheal Doran

Member

Owner/Real Estate Broker - Merrill L. Thomas, Inc.

Nick Politi

Member

Chandler Ralph

Member

General Manager of the Northwoods Hotel in Lake Placid

Garrick Smith

Member