Board of Directors 2018-19



President: Jesse Cook-Dubin, Cohen Kinne Valicenti & Cook

First Vice President: Gary Levante, Berkshire Bank

VP Administration: Timothy O’Donnell, The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America

Treasurer: David Irwin, CPA, Director, Adelson & Co.

Clerk:  Michele Butler, David J. Tierney, Inc.


Committee Chairs

Finance Committee Chair: Christopher T. Mills, General Dynamics

Strategy 2 Co-Chair: Kait Stinchcomb, Berkshire Theatre Group

Strategy 2 Co-Chair: Noel Henebury, Hotel on North

Strategy 3 Chair: Lindsey Schmid, 1Berkshire

Strategy 4 Co-Chair: Christine Hoyt, Berkshire Community College

Strategy 4 Co-Chair: Branden Huldeen, Barrington Stage Company


Board Members

Lou Allegrone III, Allegrone Construction

Gloria Beraldi, Greylock Federal Credit Union

Tim Burke, Mill Town Capital / Framework

Michele Butler, David J. Tierney Jr. Inc.

Nina Garlington, Berkshire Museum

Sen. Adam Hinds, Massachusetts Senate

Randy Kinnas, Berkshire Family YMCA

Scott Kirchner, Mad Macs, Inc.

Chuck Leach, Lee Bank

Joe Lotano, NBT Bank

Victoria May, Pittsfield Cooperative Bank

Gerry Miller, Carr Hardware

Steve Oakes, Commercial Property Owner

Nicholas Paleologos, Berkshire Theatre Group

Eric Pratt, MountainOne Insurance Agency

David Renner, Marketplace Café

Nicholas Russo, Alta Planning & Design

Christopher T. Mills, General Dynamics

Steven Valenti, Steven Valenti’s Clothing

George Whaling, Teton Management


Life Directors

Dave Carver

Elie Hammerling

Peter Lafayette

Gary P. Scarafoni


Ex-Officio, City of Pittsfield

Linda M. Tyer, Mayor

Michael J. Wynn, Chief of Police, Pittsfield Police Department

Deanna Ruffer, Director of Community Development

Jen Glockner, Director of Cultural Development