Our Board

MANY's board is organized to have representation from each of the 10 regional economic development council regions in the state:

 

President
Robert K. Cassetti
Senior Director, Creative Services & Marketing
Corning Museum of Glass
Southern Tier Region

Vice-President
Suzanne LeBlanc
President
Long Island Children’s Museum
Long Island Region

Secretary
Beth Levinthal
Executive Director
Hofstra University Museum
Long Island Region

Treasurer
Bruce Whitmarsh
Director
Chemung County HIstorical Society
Southern Tier Region

Board Members

Anna D'Ambrosio
Director & Chief Curator
Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute
Central NY Region

Nomi Dayan
Executive Director
The Whaling Museum & Education Center of Cold Spring Harbor
Long Island Region

Tracy Kay
Executive Director
Westchester Children's Museum
Mid-Hudson Region

Hillarie Logan-Dechene
Director of Philanthropy
The W!ld Center
North Country Region

Ken Meifert
Vice-President for Sponsorship & Development
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
Mohawk Valley Region

Anthony Gardner
Vice President of Community Affairs
National September 11 Memorial & Museum
New York City

Andrew Saluti
Assistant Director
Syracuse University Art Galleries (SUArt)
Central NY Region

Herbert Schmidt III
Director
Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village
Western NY Region

Tom Shannon
Director of Facilities
The Morgan Library & Museum
New York City Region 

Sara J. Pasti
Director
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art
Hudson River Valley Region

Starlyn D'Angelo
Executive Director
Albany Shaker Heritage Society
Capital Region

Garet Livermore
Executive Director
Sagamore Institute of the Adirondacks
At Large

Suzanne Seldes
Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
The Strong Museum of Play
Finger Lakes Region

Jennifer Haines
Manager of Educational Programs
Genesee Country Village
Finger Lakes Region

David Swarts
President/CEO
Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens Society Inc.
Western NY Region

Ex-Officio Board Members

Peter Hyde
Owner
Peter Hyde Design
New York City Region

Roy J. McDonald
former NYS Senator and Assemblymember
Capital Region

John J. McEneny
former NYS Assemblymember
Capital Region

Paul Bray
Attorney
Capital Region