The RCS Community Business Association (RCS CBA) swore in its 2020 Board of Directors at its first membership event of the year on Thursday, January 23 at Finke Equipment. The board has swelled to 13 members and features some new faces in addition to returning leadership.
Serving on the Board of Directors is:
Chair Joy Iafallo, Associate Real Estate Broker, Gabler Realty*
Vice Chair Barbara Way, Branch Manager - Business Development Officer, Pioneer Bank
Secretary Terry Pemberton, Administrative Assistant, C.A. Albright & Sons*
Treasurer Pam Garrison, Branch Manager, Bank of Greene County*
Directors at Large
Mike Adams, Customer Service Consultant, Mattress By Appointment*
John Barr, Operations Manager, TCI of NY, LLC
Glenda Cukierski, Branch Manager, National Bank of Coxsackie
Victor Harris, Program Director, Albany Adult & Teen Challenge
Robert LaCosta, Owner, Heart Ear Boutique*
Marlene McTigue, New Business Development Manager, KathodeRay Media, Inc.*
Kathi Palmer, Owner, Palmer Heart & Soul Properties LLC
Judith Wines, Director, RCS Community Library
Immediate Aaron Flach, President, Flach Development Inc.
Before delivering the oath of office to the new board, Immediate Past Chair Aaron Flach said, “This association has come a long way since a little group of volunteers got together to give a voice to the business community in RCS. I’m proud of the organization we’ve built and what we represent. I know the association will be in good hands with Joy and the rest of the board.”
Chair Joy Iafallo said, “There is a great deal of talent on RCS CBA’s board. We intend to leverage that talent to advance Ravena, Coeymans, Selkirk’s economy and community.”
The 2020 Board of Directors was elected in December and announced at the association’s annual holiday mixer on December 12 at Yanni’s Too Restaurant. Any member of RCS CBA can be nominated to serve on the Board of Directors. To learn more about membership visit www.RCSCBA.com/Join.