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2021 Board of Directors Announced for the Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce



The Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce has officially announced its 2021 Chair of the Board of Directors, Executive Committee and new board members. The Chamber’s Board of Directors is comprised of a diverse group of regional business professionals who understand and cater to the needs of the Chamber’s membership. Each new board member will serve a three-year term.

"Following a year where our business community was faced with unprecedented challenges, I am incredibly excited to welcome this talented, diverse group of professionals to our board," said Kate Manley, President of the Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce. "Their unique perspectives and industry experience will allow us to best serve our members and lead our regional business community forward."

The incoming Executive Committee and new Board of Directors for 2021 are as follows:

2021 Executive Committee:

Edwin C. Anker IV, AIA – Chair of the Board

Phinney Design Group

 

Tami Cole – Vice Chair - Membership

DocStrats

 

Katherine K. Doran, CPA – Chair Elect of the Board - 2022

Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs, P.C.

 

Mike Hamel – Treasurer

HMA Contracting Corporation

 

Meghan Keenholts, ESQ - Counsel

E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy

 

John Millet - Immediate Past Chair of the Board

Bouchey & Clarke Benefits, Inc.

 

Christine Nealon – Vice Chair – Programs & Marketing

TRIP, Inc.

 

E. Patrice Perkins – Vice Chair – Strategic Initiatives

The Word Architect

 

Daniel Sauer - Secretary

CDPHP

 

Brian Williams -  Vice Chair – Economic Development & Government Relations
Rensselaer County Employment & Training

 

2021 Incoming Board Members:

Ashley Castle

GlobalFoundries

 

Christopher Conway

AMRI

 

Reeve Hamilton

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

 

Kendra Hart

Martin Electric

 

Christopher Loszynski

DeCrescente Distributing Company Inc.

 

Kathleen Pingelski

MicroKnowledge, Inc. 

 

Elizabeth Reiss

The Arts Center of the Greater Capital Region

 

Starletta Smith

YWCA of the Greater Capital Region

 

Cecil F. Stodghill

The Doane Stuart School

The Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce currently serves nearly 800 member businesses in Rensselaer County and the surrounding gateway communities. For a full roster of the 2021 Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee or Board of Directors, visit https://www.renscochamber.com/learn-who-we-are/board-directors.

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