Bylaws | Minutes

The System is governed by a 15-member Board of Trustees. The Trustees are appointed by the County Legislatures and Board of Supervisors, five from each county. They serve 5 year terms. Board members and officers are listed below and may be reached in care of the System office.

Meetings are held at 33 Oak Street, Plattsburgh, at 4:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted.  The public is welcome to attend.

2017 Meeting Dates:

January 23, 2017

February 27, 2017

April 24, 2017

May 22, 2017 – CANCELLED

June 26, 2017 – at Ellenburg Sarah A. Munsil Free Library

July 24, 2017 – at Goff-Nelson Memorial Library, Tupper Lake

August 28, 2017 – at Sherman Free Library, Port Henry

September 25, 2017

October 23, 2017

November 27, 2017

Current Trustees

From Clinton County

James Bennett West Chazy
Emily Castine Chazy
Dorothy Latta Plattsburgh
Thomas Mandeville Champlain
Doreece Purick Plattsburgh


From Essex County

Nicole Bryant Moriah
Frances Filshie Schroon Lake
Phyllis Magnus Saranac Lake
Scott McDonald Jay
Charles “Kip” Thompson Elizabethtown


From Franklin County

Liz DeFonce Gabriels
Gayla LePage North Bangor
Mary “Lisa” Minnich Vermontville
Rita Quinn Tupper Lake


Officers for 2017

President: Nicole Bryant
Vice President: Charles “Kip” Thompson – Oath of Office
Treasurer: Mary “Lisa” Minnich
Secretary: Emily Castine
Member-at-Large: Rita Quinn