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Allocations Committee


Susan Williams, Seven Valleys Health Coalition

Nicole Cottone, CFCU Community Credit Union

Jan Dempsey, Retired

Jeanette Dippo, SUNY Cortland

Krissy Gambitta, Cayuga Medical Center

Patti Kendall, Marathon Schools

Matt Pitcher, Bailey Place Insurance

Greg Richards, CAPCO

Rebecca Smith, Cortland County Health Department

Laurie Sperger, Family Health Network

Allison Veintimilla, Cortland County Dept. of Social Svcs Sarah Young, SUNY Binghamton

Zoe Vollers, Cortland City Schools

Board of Directors


Jarrod Kolodziejczyk, Guthrie Cortland Medical Center

First Vice President

Carol Tytler, Family + Children's Counseling Services

Second Vice President

Laurie Sperger, Family Health Network


Bob Haight, Cortland County Chamber of Commerce


Rachel Bearup, M & T Bank

Erik Bitterbaum, SUNY Cortland

Mike Catalano, Cortland City Police Department

Nicole Cottone, CFCU

Krissy Gambitta, Cayuga Medical Center

Michael Hoose, Cortland City Schools

Missie Horton, CFCU

Michael Hudon, Intertek

A.J. Meldrim, Attorneys for Children

Matt Pitcher, SUNY Cortland

Evan Ramiza, Sciarabba Walker

Campaign Team


Kate Pitcher, Homer Schools

Jenna Gregory, Heritage Realty of CNY​

Rachel Bearup, M&T Bank

Maggie Brown, McNiel Development

Danielle Chase, William George Agency

Nicole Cottone, CFCU

Christine Gregory, Retired

Melissa Holl, Cortland Schools

Missie Horton, CFCU

Carrie Knight, NBT Bank

AJ Meldrim, Attorneys for Children

Bonnie Meldrim, Retired

Leslie Patriarco, Cortland City Schools

Mary Clare Pennello, Guthrie Cortland Medical

Matt Pitcher, SUNY Cortland

Shanise Rielly, Rex's Pasta

Lindsay VanLiew

Erika Withers, Homer Schools

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