Founding Members / Board of Directors



EXECUTIVE OFFICERS


Chairman of the Board
Yono Purnomo | Founding Director
Yono's / dp an American Brasserie

President
Donna Purnomo | Founding Director
Yono's / dp an American Brasserie

Vice President
M.H.A Thibeault | Founding Director
President – M.H.A Innovations

Treasurer
Todd Reichelt | Founding Director
General Manager – Albany Marriott

Secretary
Brian Murphy
Director of Event Management – Renaissance Albany Hotel

Directors


Mary Jean Knowles | Founding Director
Food & Beverage Industry Consultant

Robert J. McNamara
Robert J. McNamara Financial Advisors

Jeffrey S. Michaelson | Founding Director
General Manager - Courtyard Schenectady

Brian Murphy
Director of Event Management – Renaissance Albany Hotel

Neerav Patel M.B.A., M.S.P.A.
Cognitive & Analytics Managing Consultant
IBM

Marcus Q. Pryor
President – Peter M. Pryor Associates, Inc.

Dominick Purnomo | Founding Director
Yono's / dp an American Brasserie

HONORARY DIRECTOR
Mayor Kathy Sheehan

HONORARY Founding DIRECTORS
Hon. Gerald D. Jennings

Joe Culver

Gary D. Smith

Garrick Smith

IN MEMORIAM
Karen Smith-Sfara
HONORARY FOUNDING DIRECTOR

THANK YOU!

Thank you to our past years' extraordinary volunteers. Click here to join us this year!


YEAR ROUND VOLUNTEERS


Colleen Laven
Francesca Elacqua Pardi
Heather Anais
Jay Zarillo
Jeff Mirel
Kristin Holler
Kathleen Fahey
Lucy Hoffman
Nicole Diagle
Pam Allen
Tom Teal
Tom Thibeault

FESTIVAL VOLUNTEERS


Albert Delosantos
Amy Shake
Anna Marcinowski
Brenny Rabine
Brittany King
Carla Perry
Carol Hackett
Chaira Astreib
Charlie Owens
Ed O'Connell
Elise Charlebois
Emy Murphy
Gina Gralucchi
Greg Borucki
Ira & Sheila Lobel
Jamie Drimiller
Jeanne Millet
Jen Trolenberg
Jennifer Anderson
Jim Paulsen
Jody Kelly
Joshua Walsh
Judy Nemier
Juile Bouchard
Karla Gareau
Kate Paley
Katherine Stephens
Kathleen Hill
Kayla Sacco
Kim Dolan
Kristen Holler
Kylie Hotaling
Laura Matturro
Lorraine Kaifer
Lucy Larner
Lynette Williams
Margaret Hall
Marie Lovato
Maryellen Rudolph
Megan Ruch
Nicole Desantis
Oliver Peters
Paula Gabris
Richard Vitkay
Robert Ciampillio
Robert LuPone
Ryan Murray
Simone Zalewski
Stacey Fontanelli
Stephanie Diamond
Stephen Shaffer
Tammy Wilson
Taylor Teal
Tom Teal
Tracy Teal
Wendy Kendall
Yvonne Perry
JOIN THE FESITVAL ON FACEBOOK!