Executive Committee

Christina Cooke Withers CIA, CPFO

Christina Cooke

President
Executive Director of Finance & Taxation
County of Suffolk

Kathleen Saville, MPA, SDBL

Kathleen Saville

Vice President
Director–Grants and Business Office
Rochester City School District

John A. Savash II, CPA, CGFM

john savash

Vice President
Associate Professor of Accounting
Elmira College

Paul Ellis

Paul Ellis

Secretary

Treasurer/Chief Financial Officer
Village of Lake Placid

David A. Rizzari

david rizzari

Treasurer
Director
Raymond F. Wager CPA, P.C., a division of Mengel Metzger Barr & Co. LLP


Regional Council Chairs

(Chairs serve as part of the Executive Committee)

Darlene Carroll, CPA

darlene carroll

Western
Comptroller
Town of Amherst

Karen Christie, CPA

Karen Christie

Central
Treasurer
County of Jefferson

Jennifer Mulligan, CPA

Jennifer Mulligan

Northeast
Business Officer Manager/Controller
Questar III BOCES

Patricia Caporale

Patricia Caporale

Downstate
Comptroller
Town of Yorktown

Kristie Hansen-Hightower, CPA

Kristie Hansen-Hightower

Long Island
Comptroller
Town of Southold


Governmental Jurisdictions

Pamela Barton (W)

Pamela Barton

Supervising Accountant
Town of Grand Island

Janet Plarr (W)

Janet Plarr

Administrator
Village of Blasdell

James Mills, CPA (C)

James Mills

Comptroller
City of Watertown

Joseph Timpano, CPA (C)

Joseph Timpano

Comptroller
County of Oneida

Michael Cohen, CPA (NE)

Michael Cohen

Comptroller
Town of Bethlehem

Catherine Edman, CPA (NE)

Catherine Edman

Budget Officer
Town of North Elba

Leonie Douglas (DS)

Leonie Douglas

Treasurer
Village of Port Chester

Anna Roppolo (DS)

Anna Roppolo

Executive Director
Rockland County Solid Waste Management Authority

Angie Carpenter (LI)

Angie Carpenter

Supervisor
Town of Islip

William Rothaar, CPA (LI)

Financial Administrator
Town of Riverhead


Members At-Large

Marc O'Hearn (W)

Marc O'Hearn

Director of Government Banking
Evans Bank

Rick Ganci (W)

Rick Ganci

Senior Vice President and Principal
Capital Markets Advisors, LLC

Robert C. Fenner (C)

Robert Fenner

Vice President
Key Bank, N.A.

Leslie Spurgin, CPA (C)

Leslie Spurgin

Audit Partner
Insero & Company CPAs, P.C.

Tim Doyle, CPA (NE)

Tim Doyle

Partner
The Bonadio Group

Brendan Kennedy, CPA (NE)

Brendan Kennedy

Partner
BST & Co. CPAs, LLP

Scott Oling, CPA (DS)

Scott Oling

Partner
PKF O'Connor Davies, LLP

Robert Smith, Esq. (DS)

Robert Smith

Partner
Hawkins Delafield & Wood LLP

Carol Mark (LI)

Carol Mark

Senior Vice President
J.P.Morgan

Patricia Mezeul (LI)

Patricia Mezeul

Executive Vice President/Director of Government Banking
Flushing Bank


Ex-Officio

William O'Reilly, CPA

william oreilly

(President 2017-2018)
Chief Financial Officer
Albany County Airport Authority

Dawn Donovan

Dawn Donovan

(President 2016-2017)
Comptroller
Town of Eastchester

L. Kay Wharmby

L. Kay Wharmby

(President 2015-2016) 
Clerk/Treasurer
Village of Fairport