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



Tammy Sherman

Occupation: Senior Operations Manager Company: Fujitsu Frontech North America Hometown: Plattsburgh Family: Jake, husband of 28 years; adult children including a daughter, son, and a stepson Tammy Sherman’s career story is a classic tale of hard work, dedication, and persistence paying off. She is also a shining example of someone who bucked the prevailing tides read more


Kevin Patnode

“I’ll tell you,” Kevin Patnode said, leaning forward with a Brick House Nicaraguan cigar between his teeth. “One time, I was campaigning in Treadwell Mills. I knocked on a door and the guy who answered, I had put him in jail. He put his arm around me, invited me in. There were three guys on read more


Michael Cashman

Current Occupation: Supervisor, Town of Plattsburgh Hometown: Carver, MA Family: Wife, Olivia; three dogs: Trotter, Valcour, and Jo Education: MS, counseling and agency, and BS, speech communication from SUNY Plattsburgh Community Involvement: Many leadership roles spanning several organizations including the United Way, Adirondack Young Professionals, Clinton County Supervisor’s Association, and the Clinton Community College Foundation. read more