Over 75 percent of the STEG Board of Directors are private business people working side-by-side with chief elected officials and community leaders, forming a true public-private partnership.

Board of Directors

Over 75 percent of the STEG Board of Directors are private business people working side-by-side with chief elected officials and community leaders, forming a true public-private partnership.





Arie “Jan” van den BlinkChairman

Anders M. Tomson – 1st Vice Chairman

Jessica Renner – 2nd Vice Chairman

Steven E. AganSecretary

Arthur D. AmbroseAssistant Secretary

Matthew GreenTreasurer

Christopher Giammichele – Assistant Treasurer

Jeffrey B. StreeterImmediate Past Chairman




Steven E. Agan, Esq.,Partner
Sayles & Evans


Arthur D. Ambrose
Manager & Associate Broker
Howard Hanna Real Estate


Hillary J. Austin, Superintendent
Elmira City School District


Phyllis Balliett, Executive Director
CSS Workforce New York


Scott H. Beecher President/Owner
Beecher Emission Solution Technologies LLC
Ward Diesel/Ward Clean Air


William H. Beecher, President
Linn S. Chapel Company


Patrick S. Bonnell, Jr., President
Kimble Inc.


John S. Booth III, Vice President
I.D. Booth, Inc.


Charles Burke, Vice President
Swift Glass Company Inc.


Daniel J. Burke, President
(Director Emeritus)
Swift Glass Company


Dawn H. Burlew, Director Government Affairs,
Director Business Development Global Government Affairs
Corning Incorporated


Craig Burton, Senior Vice President
Commercial Real Estate Executive
Regional President Finger Lakes/Southern Tier NY
Five Star Bank

Lisa Caracci, Director of Government Affairs


Michael Collins, City Manager,
City of Elmira


Joshua Copp, Director of Finance
Cameron Manufacturing & Design


Joshua Dahlman, President
Silicon Carbide Products, Inc.


Daniel F. Dimon Jr., President
Dimon & Bacorn, Inc.


Troy Dygert, General Manager

Dygert Development Company


Jo’el Eccleston, Assistant Vice President
Branch Manager Horseheads Branch
M&T Bank


Jodi Edger, President
Edger Enterprises of Elmira


Jeff Evans, Director Real Estate Development & Acquisition

Arnot Realty


Edward Holzlein, Vice President
North American Operations


Edward Fairbrother, Supervisor
Town of Big Flats


Kyle J. Ferguson, Senior Operations Controller

Anchor Glass Container Corporation


James B. Gensel, President
Fagan Engineers & Land Surveyors PC


Christopher J. Giammichele
Commercial Banking Team Leader, Community Bank

Thomas Gough,President
Gough Holding Corporation


Matthew Green, Partner
Mengel Metzger Barr & Company LLP


Gary A. Grinnell, President & CEO
Corning Federal Credit Union


Dean C. Hackett, PLA, LEED AP
Vice President Business Services
Hunt Engineers, Architects & Land Surveyors


Stephen P. Hale, President
Hale Contracting Inc.


Ernie Hartman, International Representative
IBEW Third District


Angela Hawken, Vice President Eastern Division

Southern Tier Logistics


Jeffrey P. Kenefick, Senior Vice President
Chemung Canal Trust Company


Jennifer Herrick-McGonigal, President/CEO
Chemung County Chamber of Commerce


Jonathan Lawrence , President & Chief Executive Officer

Arnot Health Inc.


Charles W. Lindsay, PhD, President
Elmira College


George E. Maloney, Vice President
Rainbow Lettering, LLC


Michael Maloney, President
Rainbow Lettering LLC


Daniel J. Mandell Jr., Mayor
City of Elmira


Michael J. Manzari, Managing Director
Pyramid Brokerage Company


Robert B. McKinnon, CEO
(Director Emeritus)
Elm Chevrolet Co.


John H. Meier, President
Meier Industries


Carol A. Miller, Executive Director
Alliance for Manufacturing & Technology


Lindsay Mills, President
John Mills Electric Inc.


Michael Mishook
Vice President/Regional Manager
LaBella Associates


Ian Morrell, President
Southerntier Custom Fabricators


Christopher J. Moss
Chemung County Executive

Dr. William Mullaney

President, SUNY Corning Community College

Daniel P. O’Connell, Chairman
(Director Emeritus)
Swan Morss Insurance


Josh Palmer, President
Swan Morss Insurance


Daniel P. Panosian, President
Panosian Enterprises/Allcom Services


Christopher Petrillose, Vice President
Perry & Carroll Inc.


Thomas J. Pisano, President/CEO
First Heritage Federal Credit Union


Nathan Pizzini, Assistant General Manager
Kennedy Valve Company


John F. Potter, Director Emeritus
Selling Pencils Holdings


John P. Potter, President
Selling Pencils Holdings

Donald G. Quick, Jr., Consultant
(Director Emeritus)
Mengel, Metzger, Barr & Company LLP

Jessica Cox, Regional President
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield


George Richter, Town Supervisor
Town of Chemung

Katherine H. Roehlke, President & CEO
F.M. Howell & Company


Frank Steed, President
Gerould’s Professional Pharmacy Inc.


Jerald M. Stemerman
(Director Emeritus)
Chemung Supply Corporation


Marc Stemerman, President
Chemung Supply Corporation


Jeffrey B. Streeter, President
Streeter Associates Inc.


Richard W. Swan
(Director Emeritus)
Swan Morss Insurance


Kathleen Szerszen, Supervisor
Town of Southport


Dr. Richard Terry, DO, MBA, FACOBP
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs LECOM


Anders M. Tomson, President & CEO
Chemung Canal Trust Company


Joseph M. Valicenti, President & CEO
Valicenti Advisory Services Inc.


Arie “Jan” van den Blink, Chairman & CEO
The Hilliard Corporation


Timothy P. VanFleet, President
Elm Chevrolet Company Inc.


Kirk M. Vieselmeyer, P.E., President
Elmira Structures Inc.


Peter C. Wallin, President
Wallin Insurance Agency Inc.


Stephen Welliver, Vice President