Board of Directors

Name & Professional Affiliation

Association Officers

Katharine Ellis, President, Retired, Formally Senior Director for Communications & Marketing/Binghamton University

Mark Bordeau, Vice-President, President & CEO of the Food Bank of the Southern Tier

Sheli O’Hara, SecretaryCommunity School Coordinator/Binghamton City School District

Treasurer - Joel Decker, Branch Manager/NBT Bank



Jill Alford-Hammitt, Self-employed Potter

Linda Cooper, Retired Attorney, CCE-BC Master Gardener

Joel Decker, Branch Manager/NBT Bank

Sarah Glose, Director of Economic Development/City of Binghamton

Patrick Harnan, Recreation Planner/Town of Vestal

Beth Harrington, Permanency Specialist Supervisor/Hillside Children’s Center

Rebecca Harris, Career Counselor/Broome-Tioga BOCES

Scott Henry, Self-Employed Farmer

Catharine Maliwacki, Semi-retired Partner & CPA/ Davidson, Fox & Company

Janice Marsi, Retired United Methodist Minister; CCE-BC Master Gardener

Michael Olin, Service Manager/Chenango Supply

Michelle Quail, Business Manager/Bright Horizons


County Representatives (Appointed)

Scott Baker, Broome County Legislator
Erin Micha, Broome County Legislator

Extension Representative

Paul O'Connor, Extension State Specialist


Carol Fetterman
Operations Coordinator
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Last updated May 20, 2024