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LOCATE Finger Lakes releases update to Board of Directors

LOCATE Finger Lakes, the economic development initiative designed to enhance collaboration, promote business enterprise, and provide focus on the economic future of the Finger Lakes region, today announced the current membership of its Board of Directors.

LOCATE Finger Lakes Board Members are community leaders and volunteers, dedicated to the economic enhancement of the region. The members of the LOCATE Finger Lakes Board of Directors are prominent business, labor, educational and professional leaders from across the Finger Lakes Region. Represented on the LOCATE Finger Lakes Board are members of the region’s largest employers representing thousands of employees, as well as small businesses, owned and operated by family members.

Included on the LOCATE Finger Lakes Board are economic development professionals, work force leaders and IDA board members; long established businesses and newly created start-ups; members who were born and raised in the region and members who recently moved here from other areas of the Nation.

Also joining the LOCATE Finger Lakes Board of Directors are the Presidents of the two community colleges in the region, Cayuga Community College and Finger Lakes Community College.

LOCATE FINGER LAKES is dedicated to enhancing and promoting career opportunities throughout the Finger Lakes region. LOCATE Finger Lakes is proud to announce the following as members of the Board of Directors:

Paul Barrett

President, Finger Lakes Times
Vice President, Community Media Board of Directors

Joseph Bartolotta

Senior Managing Director, R & M Real Estate Group

Matteo Bartolotta

Brooklyn born and proud founder and owner of Bartolotta Furniture and R & M Real Estate

Mike Davis

Business Manager/ Funds Adm., IBEW Local 840
Chairman, Ontario County IDA

Dr. Brian M. Durant

President, Cayuga Community College

Margaret Gan

Executive Director of Communications, ITT Industrial Process

Jerry Goodenough

VP Development, Heorot Power Management

Judy McKinney Cherry

Executive Director, Schuyler County Partnership for Economic Development

Joell Murney-Karsten

Community Outreach, del Lago Resort and Casino
Seneca Falls Local Economic Development Committee

Michael Nozzolio

Chairman, LOCATE Finger Lakes
Partner, Harris Beach LLC 
NY State Senator, ret.

Dr. Robert Nye

Persident, Finger Lakes Community College
Colonel US Army, ret.

Robert Schick

Chairman of the Board and CEO, Lyons National Bank

Harrison Schutzer

Business Development Coordinator, MRB Group

Jane Shaffer

President, Sessler Wrecking, Inc.

Diana Smith

Director of Business Development, MRB Group