Our Board

MANY's board is organized to have representation from each of the 10 regional economic development council regions in the state:

 

President
Robert K. Cassetti
Senior Director, Creative Services & Marketing
Corning Museum of Glass
Southern Tier Region

Vice-President
Suzanne LeBlanc
President
Long Island Children’s Museum
Long Island Region

Secretary
Beth Levinthal
Executive Director
Hofstra University Museum
Long Island Region

Treasurer
Bruce Whitmarsh
Director
Chemung County HIstorical Society
Southern Tier Region

Board Members

Anna D'Ambrosio
Director & Chief Curator
Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute
Central NY Region

Nomi Dayan
Executive Director
The Whaling Museum & Education Center of Cold Spring Harbor
Long Island Region

Laura Foster
Director
Frederic Remington Art Museum
North Country Region

Tracy Kay
Executive Director
Westchester Children's Museum
Mid-Hudson Region

Hillarie Logan-Dechene
Director of Philanthropy
The W!ld Center
North Country Region

Ken Meifert
Vice-President for Sponsorship & Development
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
Mohawk Valley Region

Mark Mortenson
President & CEO
Buffalo Museum of Science
Western NY Region

Bart A. Roselli
Director of Education & Interpretation
Seneca Park Zoo
Finger Lakes Region

Andrew Saluti
Assistant Director
Syracuse University Art Galleries (SUArt)
Central NY Region

Herbert Schmidt III
Director
Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village
Western NY Region

Tom Shannon
Director of Facilities
The Morgan Library & Museum
New York City Region

Ex-Officio Board Members

Paul Bray, Esq.
Attorney
Capital Region

Joe Finan
Superintendent (retired)
Saratoga National Historical Park
Capital Region

Peter Hyde
Owner
Peter Hyde Design
New York City Region

Roy J. McDonald
former NYS Senator and Assemblymember
Capital Region

John J. McEneny
former NYS Assemblymember
Capital Region