The Finger Lakes Land Trust’s Board of Directors is ultimately accountable for ensuring that conserved lands stay protected forever. It’s a big job and the Land Trust is grateful to have the following dedicated conservationists on our board:
FLLT Board of Directors
Dave Birchenough, President
Retired, Business Owner
Fred Van Sickle, Vice-President
Vice President Alumni Affairs & Development, Cornell University
Patty Weisse, Secretary
Consultant, Director Emeritus, Baltimore Woods Nature Center
Bill Eggers, Treasurer
Senior Counsel, Nixon Peabody
South Bristol, NY
Lindsay Ruth, At-Large
Retired, Assistant Vice President, Major Gifts, Cornell University
Alumni Affairs and Development
Joseph Silbert Dean of Engineering
James A. Friend Family Distinguished Professor in Engineering
David Croll Director of the Energy Systems Institute
Retired, Director of Corporate Communications, Corning, Inc.
Founder and President, Cayuga Landscape Co
In-House Contracts Counsel, XGen Pharmaceuticals DJB, Inc.
Holland C. Gregg, III
Retired, Chief Operating Officer, Patience Brewster, Inc.
Partner, Faraci Lange, LLP
Senior Vice President, John G. Ullman & Associates, Inc.
University Professor, Syracuse University
Former Chairman of Airbus Group, Inc.
Former Administrator of NASA
William F. May Professor of Engineering
Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering & Applied Sciences
University of Rochester
Retired Hydrogeologist, Former President of GeologicNY
Owner and Managing Principal, Canandaigua Financial Group
Myra J. Shulman
Retired, Senior Research Associate, Cornell University
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Retired, Professor of Business Operations at Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management
Retired, Executive Director of The Rockwell Museum
Government Affairs Counselor for the firm K&L Gates
Retired, U.S. Representative for New York’s 25th congressional district, 1989-2009