Ray DiPasquale

Occupation: President, Clinton Community College Hometown: Mount Morris, New York Family: Daughter, Megan Education: B.S. in Physical Education/Recreation from Arkansas Technical University, M.S. from Northeastern University (dual degree in Public Administration/Recreation and Parks Administration) Community involvement locally: Vision2Action, The Development Corporation board, the North Country Chamber of Commerce board. DiPasquale targeted his early career and read more


Janet L. Duprey

Hometown: Peru, NY Family: Husband of more than 50 years, Elmer; adult children John, Michelle; four grandchildren. Occupation: retired New York State Assemblywoman Community Involvement: Service includes a wide variety of organizations too numerous to list including Apple Valley Senior Housing Corporation, North Country Honor Flight, SPARCC, CVPH, North Country Hospice, and The Development Corporation read more


Todd McCarthy

Hometown: Williamstown, Vermont Family: Partner, Trevor Rabideau, two dogs and a cat Occupation: Co-owner, Lenny’s Shoe and Apparel Community Involvement: 2018 Chair of the United Way Annual Campaign and service to its Board of Directors Todd McCarthy grew up in a retail family. His father, Leonard “Lenny” McCarthy spent much of his career working for read more


Mimi Lane

When Mimi Lane was an undergraduate studying to be a biomedical engineer, she was one of only five women in her class. Throughout her career
she has managed to thrive in a largely male-dominated industry, rising to take the helm at General Composites, a contract manufacturer of efficiently made high-end composite components for virtually all markets. read more



Insights: Doug Crozier

Current Occupation: President and CEO of Plattco Corporation Hometown: Montreal, Canada Family: Wife, Johanne; daughter, Jennifer; son-in-law, Craig; grandson, Jonah Education: Bachelor of Commerce, University of Montreal; graduate studies in Business at McGill University Community Involvement: Past Board of Directors service to CITEC and the North Country Chamber of Commerce Notable Honors: Selected as the read more


Linda Bourgeois

Hometown: Hemmingford, Quebec Family: Husband, Ed Education: A.A.S., Business Administration, Clinton Community College CUNA (Credit Union National Association) Management School through the Graduate School of Business at the University of Wisconsin at Madison Occupation: President/CEO of UFirst Federal Credit Union Community Involvement: President, Plattsburgh College Foundation Past Chairperson, North Country Chamber of Commerce Past President, read more




Clyde Rabideau

Multi-careered and multi-faceted, Mayor Clyde Rabideau has a fascinating story to tell. Born in Miami Beach, Florida, where his father was stationed as a Marine and raised in West Plattsburgh, Rabideau’s story begins after graduation from Saranac Central School. Prior to his career in politics, his first foray into business was operating the Rabideau Corp. read more