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The Board of Directors Chair Velga Kundzins and Executive Director Jeff Keller bid farewell to retiring board members Sharon Reynolds, Kent Brown, and Chris Raymond, September 2019.

Each autumn, the NYS Rural Housing Coalition elects a new Board and officers at the annual meeting during the fall conference.

The 2019-20 Board is:

 Velga Kundzins, Chair, Western Catskills Community Revitalization Council, Stamford, NY

Bruce Misarski, Vice Chair, Housing Assistance Program of Essex County, Elizabethtown, NY

William Dessingue, Treasurer, ROUSE, RPC, Troy, NY

Christina Doughty, Treasurer, Arbor Development, Corning, NY

Renee Bloom, Keuka Housing Council, PennYan, NY

Timothy Brinduse, TAB Design Architects, Geneseo, NY

Katie Camillone, MARK Project, Arkville, NY

Julie Chevalier, Community Progress, Inc., Corning, NY

Michelle DeGarmo, Flatley Read LLC, Schuylerville, NY

Heidi Dennis, Rural Law Project, Plattsburgh, NY

Kristi Dippel, Clayton Improvement Assn, Clayton, NY

Jeffrey Hampshire, Cattaraugus Community Action, Salamanca, NY

Guy Kempe, RUPCO, Kingston, NY

Josiah Lamp, Chautauqua Opportunities, Dunkirk, NY

Rachel McCrea, National Grid, Albany, NY

Jerome Nagy, NeighborWorks Network, Rochester, NY

Marion Naramore, Oswego Housing Development Council, Fulton, NY

Matthew Nelson, Sabal Capital Partners, LLC, Albany, NY

Erica Ryan, Cayuga County Homsite Development Corp., Auburn, NY

Reg Schweitzer, North Country Affordable Housing, Watertown, NY

Maria Tedford, PRIDE of Ticonderoga, Ticonderoga, NY