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Karen McGraw (President)

Karen has over 35 years of experience in education, with 25 in administration as a public school superintendent. (Valatie)

Carol Hegeman (VP of Planning)

Carol has over 34 years of award-winning work in the field of aging, with Leading Age NY, and as a consultant & trainer. (Valatie)

Barry McWilliams (Treasurer)

Barry is retired from IBM and has over 30 years of experience in the development of computer software. (Chatham)
Louise Marks (Trustee)
Louise is experienced in IT, Project Management & Adult Education. Special interest in Health Care and non-profit organizations. (Valatie)
Maria Cosenza (Trustee)
Maria has 40 plus years as a recognized Software Consultant, Project Manager, Training Lead & Training developer on large Oracle software implementations. (Old Chatham)

Lorrian Gagné

Lorrian has 35 years of experience in sales and marketing, including 25 years of fundraising for nonprofits along with service on several boards. (Niverville) 

Peter Cervi

Peter was a Peace Corps volunteer in the 1960s and owned and operated businesses in Manhattan from1980 to 2012. In 2012-2020, he served as a member of the Columbia County Habitat for Humanity and was on its Board of Directors 2017-2020. (Old Chatham)

Susanna Grannis

Before retiring, Susanna was a teacher, professor, and dean.  She founded and directed a small NGO supporting HIV/AIDS children in Africa. Besides serving on the board of a community center in West Townshend, VT, she was also a member of vestries in churches in Vermont and Hudson, NY.

Patricia Fallon

Trish Fallon has 40 years of experience working as executive assistant to owners and chairmen of Fortune 500 companies in consumer products, insurance and real estate development in New York City and Westchester.  (Chatham)








Christina McComish, ATR-BC, LCAT

Member Coordinator

Chris has had over 35 years of experience working with Art Therapy and case management. Chris is exceptionally versed in working with Seniors and their needs. A thoughtful person, an excellent addition to our NNCC family


Nicoline Autrey

Outreach Coordinator