Board of Directors

Name & Professional Affiliation

Association Officers

Sarah Manasse, President, Vice-President/Key Bank
Katharine Ellis, Vice-President, Senior Director for Communications & Marketing/Binghamton University
Arby Swift , Treasurer, Retired Vice-President & Sr. Loan Administrator/Farm Credit East
(Vacant), Secretary,


Mark Bordeau, Sr. Director of Food Services/Broome-Tioga BOCES
James Dutcher, CEO/Owner: AZeit, ValuAg & TUF-E; IT Director/Broome County Government
Chenoa Hailey, Engineer/Delta Engineers, Architects & Land Surveyors
Beth Harrington, Permanency Specialist Supervisor/Hillside Children’s Center
Rebecca Harris, Contract Specialist/Broome-Tioga Workforce NY
Francis Kirk, Retired Anesthesiologist; CCE-BC Master Gardener
Michael Olin, Service Manager/Chenango Supply
Sheli O’Hara, Community School Coordinator/Binghamton City School District
Peter Reynolds, Owner/Operator: McRey Farm
Kellyanne Truesdale, Assistant Vice-President & Business Banking Officer/NBT Bank
James Ward, Attorney/Law Offices of James D. Ward
Judi Whittaker, Co-Owner: Whittaker Dairy Farm

County Representatives (Appointed)

Scott Baker, Broome County Legislator
Cindy O’Brien, Broome County Legislator

Extension Representative

Paul O'Connor, Extension State Specialist


Carol Fetterman
Administrative Assistant -Administration & Human Resources
(607) 584-9966

Last updated January 17, 2021