The NYS Rural Advocates held their annual meeting on November 13-14 and elected new Board Members Faith Piatt and Renee Bloom. Faith is the Executive Director of the Rural Development Advisory Board in Walden, NY. Renee is the Executive Director of Keuka Housing Council in Penn Yan, NY
Judy Eisgruber, Executive Director of Albany County Rural Housing, Voorheesville, NY was elected for a second term as President, Barbara Lamphere, Consultant from Auburn NY will serve as Vice President, Dianne Chipman, Co -Director, Putnam County Housing Corporation from Carmel, NY will serve as Treasurer and Stephanie Lane, Executive Director, Housing Resources of Columbia County, Hudson, NY will serve as Secretary. Sadly, Kathy Disbrow has resigned from the Board but we all wish her well in retirement!