Community Advisory Group (CAG)

Hudson River PCBs Superfund Site

Member List - October 2014

Representative Organization Interest Represented
Brian Gilchrist Cornell University Cooperative Extension, Washington County Agriculture
Robert Goldstein   Academic Institutions
Laura De Gaetano
Alternate: Leslie Lombardo
Albany County Planning Albany County Government
Rob Goldman
Alternate: Michelle Hayes
NYS Marine Highway Transportation Company Commercial Boating
Timothy Havens
Alternate: Jane Havens
Citizen Environmentalists Against Sludge Encapsulation (C.E.A.S.E.) Community Group - Upper Hudson
Richard Fuller Hudson River Citizens Along the Rivers Edge (Hudson River CARE) Community Group - Upper Hudson
Darlene Devoe
Alternate: Neal Orsini
Town of Fort Edward Dewatering Facility Community
Laura Oswald Washington County Economic Development, Tourism, Recreation
Julie Stokes
Alternate: Tim Holmes
Schuylerville Chamber of Commerce Economic Development, Tourism, Recreation
Peter Goutos
Alternate: Todd Shimkus
Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce Economic Development, Tourism, Recreation
Richard Kidwell Ft. Edward Fire District Emergency Services/Public Safety
Althea Mullarkey
Alternate: Andy Bicking
Scenic Hudson/Friends of a Clean Hudson Environmental Group at Large
Abigail Jones
Alternate: TBA
Riverkeeper Environmental Group - Lower Hudson
Manna Jo Greene
Alternate: Tony Maresco
Hudson River Sloop Clearwater/Friends of a Clean Hudson Environmental Group - Mid-Hudson
William Koebbeman
Alternate: Maureen Ferraro-Davis
Sierra Club/Friends of a Clean Hudson
Sierra Club, Atlantic Chapter, Hudson - Mohawk Group
Environmental Group - Upper Hudson
Aaron Mair Arbor Hill Environmental Justice Corporation Environmental Justice
Gil Hawkins Hudson River Fishermen's Association Fishing
Jeffrey Kellogg
Alternate: Dan McGraw
International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 158 Labor
Dave Mathis Hudson River Citizens Along the Rivers Edge (Hudson River CARE) Recreational Boating
Rich Elder Rensselaer County Rensselaer County Government
Ed Kinowski
Alternate: Preston Jenkins
Town of Stillwater
Town of Moreau
Saratoga County Government
David Adams
Alternate: Kevin Tollisen
Saratoga County EMC
Town of Halfmoon
Saratoga County Government
Tom Richardson
Alternate: Jack Lawler
City of Mechanicville
Town of Waterford
Saratoga County Government
Cecil Corbin-Mark West Harlem Environmental Action, Inc. Subsistence Fishing
Lois Squire
Alternate: Andrew Squire
Town of Easton Resident
Town of Easton Resident
Washington County Government
Merrilyn Pulver-Moulthrop Town of Fort Edward Resident Washington County Government
Roland Mann Town of Greenwich Resident Washington County Government


CAG Liaisons

Interest Group Representative / Organization Phone / Fax / e-mail
Facilitator Ona Ferguson
Consensus Building Institute
(617) 492-1414
(617) 492-1919
General Electric Joan Gerhardt
Behan Communications
(518) 792-3856
(518) 745-7356
HRFO Danielle Adams
Ecology & Environment, Inc.
(518) 407-0400
(518) 407-0400
NOAA Tom Brosnan
(310) 713-3038
NPS Amy Bracewell
(518) 670-2940
NPS Chris Martin
(518) 670-2947
NYSCC James Candiloro
NYS Canal Corporation
(518) 471-5032
NYSDEC William Daigle
(518) 402-9676
(518) 402-9773
NYSDOH Bridget Boyd
NYS Department of Health
(518) 402-7860
(518) 402-7859
NYSOAG John Davis
NYS Office of the Attorney General
(518) 473-9037
USEPA Gary Klawinski
USEPA, Region 2
(518) 407-0400
(518) 407-0400
USEPA Michael Cheplowitz
USEPA, Region 2
(518) 407-0400
(518) 407-0400
USEPA Larisa Romanowski
USEPA, Region 2
(518) 407-0400
(518) 407-0400


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