Hometown: Plattsburgh Current Occupation: Owner, Archer Bodyworks Family: Two school-aged daughters Education: B.A. in Human Services from SUNY Plattsburgh; licensed massage therapist Look no further than Dena Archer and Archer Bodyworks for a success story about small business growth in Plattsburgh. After graduating from SUNY Plattsburgh with a degree in Human Services, Archer realized that read more
Active, healthy, and still loving his work at SUNY Plattsburgh’s Center for Ethics in Public Life, the decision to retire did not come easily to Tom Moran.
Winter, spring, summer or fall, the Adirondack region has much to offer outdoor enthusiasts. Stephanie Graudons of the Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) isn’t one to let a little cold snap stop her from communing with nature. Graudons has volunteered with this regional organization for the past seven years and began working for it for a read more
Ever since she was a little girl, Kate Messner loved reading and writing stories.
Title: Executive Director of the Adirondack Health Foundation and Community Relations Hometown: Keeseville, New York Education: B.S. in Hotel Administration from Cornell University Community Involvement: Longtime Rotarian with membership spanning four different Rotary Clubs, most recently Saranac Lake Rotary Club; Saranac Lake Women’s Investment Club; Adirondack Planned Giving Society Family: Two grown children—McIntosh Forrence, who read more
Job Title: Senior Partner and Co-Managing Partner at Stafford, Owens, Piller, Murnane, Kelleher & Trombley, PLLC; Senior Advisor at Denton’s (working out of the Washington, D.C. office) Education: B.S. in Business Administration from Manhattan College, J.D. from Fordham University Military Service: United States Air Force active duty at Wurtsmith Air Force Base 21st District (Michigan) read more
Executive Director, Senior Citizens Council of Clinton County Hometown: Lowville, NY Family: Husband, Ray Alexander Education: B.A. in Child and Family Services from SUNY Plattsburgh Community Involvement: Board memberships with JCEO, the North Country Association for the Visually Impaired and the Samuel F. Vilas Home; President elect of Plattsburgh Noon Rotary, Girl Scouts Women of read more
Hometown: Florence, Italy Current Position: Owner and physician at Beaumont Gastroenterology Services Education: M.D. from the University of Florence, PhD. in biology from the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland/National Institute of Health Community Involvement: Passionate supporter of the Plattsburgh Farmer’s & Crafters Market, both as a consumer and with organizing, marketing and event planning read more
Growing up in Plattsburgh as a self-described “Air Force brat,” Erin Hynes became interested in community and economic development at a young age. “I lived through the closure of the Plattsburgh Air Force Base,” she explained. “My father was the Base Transition Coordinator for the Air Force. I knew back then that I wanted to read more
Current Position: Senior Vice President, Investment Officer at Wells Fargo Advisors Hometown: Plattsburgh, NY Family: Wife of 40 years Kathy Rennell, sons Kyle, Ryan, and Casey Education: Three years at SUNY Plattsburgh before transferring to Florida State University to complete a B.A. in Biology. Community Involvement: CVPH Medical Center Foundation, Diocese of Ogdensburg Investment Advisory read more