North Country Regional Council Members

  • Regional Director

    Stephen Hunt
  • Regional Co-Chairs

    Anthony "Tony" G. Collins, Ph.D. President, Clarkson University Garry Douglas President, North Country Chamber of Commerce
  • Regional Council Members

    Cali Brooks Executive Director, Adirondack Foundation John Zielinski Executive Director, CITEC Cathy Dove President, Paul Smith’s College John Ettling, Ph.D President, SUNY Plattsburgh Kate Fish Executive Director, Adirondack North Country Association Joseph Giroux Owner, Giroux’s Family Farm Paul Grasso President, The Development Corporation Michele Ledoux Executive Director, Lewis County Cornell Cooperative Extension Elizabeth Little State Senate, 45th District James McKenna President & CEO, Lake Placid Convention and Visitors Bureau/Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism Kylie S. Peck President and CEO, Greater Watertown-North Country Chamber of Commerce Zvi Szafran President, SUNY Canton Mark E. Tryniski President & CEO, Community Bank, N.A. Donna Wadsworth Communications Director, International Paper Company - Ticonderoga Mill Daniel Wilt President of Wilt Industries James W. Wright Executive Director, Development Authority of the North Country Edward W. "Fritz" Keel Executive Director, Fort Drum Regional Liaison Organization Stephanie Ratcliffe Executive Director, The Wild Center Manna Doyle General Manager, Tulmar Manufacturing, Inc. Brian Murray Owner Washington Street Properties James Lazore Economic Development Director, St. Regis Mohawk Tribe
  • Ex-Officio

    Kevin Acres Chair, St. Lawrence County Legislature Joseph Butler, Jr. Mayor, City of Watertown Don Dabiew Chair, Franklin County Legislature Larry Dolhof Chair, Lewis County Legislature William Farber Chair, Hamilton County Legislature Scott Gray Chair, Jefferson County Legislature Harry McManus Chair, Clinton County Legislature Colin Read  Mayor, City of Plattsburgh Tim Currier Mayor, Village of Massena Joseph Lightfoot Chair, St. Lawrence County Legislature Mark Walczyk NYS Assembly, 116th District Shaun Gillilland Chair, Essex County Board of Supervisors

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Stephen Hunt, Regional Director