ESSAE elects 2012 Board of Directors | Business
The Empire State Society of Association Executives, Inc. (ESSAE) has elected the 2012 Board of Directors.
The directors were elected at its Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony at The Albany Marriott.
The ESSAE includes over 570 association and supplier members. It represents executives who are employed by trade business and professional associations. The ESSAE holds educational forums, publications, industry resources and networking luncheons for the exchange of ideas.
The association is affiliated with the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE).
Below is a list of elected officers:
- Chair Robert Schneider, CAE, CPA, Director of Finance, New York State School Boards Association, Latham, NY
- Vice Chair Randy L. McCullough, CAE, Deputy Executive Director, New York State Funeral Directors Association, Albany, NY
- Treasurer Ellen Melchionni, CAE, President, New York Insurance Association, Albany, NY
- Secretary Ellen Bagley, Director, Information Services, NYS Health Facilities Association, Albany, NY
- Immediate Past Chair James Calvin, President, NY Association of Convenience Stores, Albany, NY
- Michael Borges, Executive Director, New York Library Association, Albany, NY
- John Evers, Executive Director, Food Bank Association of NYS, Albany, NY
- Kathy Febraio, CAE, Executive Director, NYS Speech, Language, Hearing Association, Albany, NY
- Rebecca Marion Flach, Vice President of Membership and Communication, Retail Council of New York State, Albany, NY
- Tina Gerardi, MS, RN, CAE, Albany, NY
- Graham Goffin, Administrator, Member Benefits, Public Employee Federation, Albany, NY
- Darryl Leggieri, Director of Sales and Marketing, Saratoga Hilton, Saratoga Springs, NY
- Mark R. Nelson, Ph.D., MBA, CAE, CIO, National Association of College Stores, Albany, NY
- Lori Rehm, Assistant Director of Sales and Marketing, The Sagamore, Bolton Landing, NY
- Elizabeth Seme, Owner, E.A. Seme Inc., Latham, NY
- Debra Trulli-Cassale, Coordinator of Campus Events, Schenectady County Community College, Schenectady, NY