Board & Committee Members


2022 Volunteer Leadership


Association Officers

Tisa Fontaine Hill, Co-President
Sarah Barden, Co-President
Tracy McLellan, Treasurer
Ann Michel, Secretary


Directors-at-Large

Kris Altucher
Patrice Lockert Anthony
Magnolia Ariza-Nieto
Donna Lucy-Lender
Gunnar Madison
Ann E. Michel
Kate Supron


Directors from Program Committees

Sarah Barden, 4-H Youth Development
Tisa Fontaine Hill, Nutrition, Health & Safety
Tom Hirasuna, Environmental Issues
Tracy McLellan, Agriculture
Carol West, Family & Community Development


Extension Representative

Paul O'Connor


County Representatives (Appointed)

Dan Klein, Tompkins County Legislator
Randy Brown, Tompkins County Legislator


Program Advisory Committees

4-H Youth Development Program Committee: 

Christine Ashdown (chair)
Sarah Barden*
Joann Gruttadaurio
Holly Jean Heidelberger
Beth Lyons
Teressa Sivers
Mike Tenkate
Nancy Tenkate
Lincoln Young

Agriculture & Horticulture Program Committee: 

Jonathan Bates
Erica Frenay
Jean Gerow
Ken Jaffe
Todd McLane
Tracy McLellan
Christa Nunez
Nancy Taber
Ariana Taylor-Stanley
Bob Tuori

Environmental Issues Program Committee: 

Karyn Bischoff
Rebecca Evans
Karin Harjes
Tom Hirasuna*
David Kay
Ann Stork
Kristi Sullivan

Family & Community Development Program Committee: 

Mandy Caughey
Hallie Chase
Nina Drake
Susie Hatch
Kathy Lind
Katy Pearce
Susan Perkins
Carol West*
Elise Wolfson

Nutrition, Health & Safety Program Committee 

Tisa Fontaine Hill*
Beth Krause
Gen Meredith
Yuuki Nakyachi
Amie Patchen

Last updated July 7, 2022