MEMBERS

Members and Committees 2018:

Counties of Warren & Washington Industrial Development Agency and Counties of Warren & Washington Civic Development Corporation. We have former and current town supervisors from both counties, business owners, consultants, other board members and farmers. Ten non-compensated Board Members (5 from each of the two counties) are appointed by the counties. CFO/CEO is appointed by the Chairman. Committee members are appointed by the Chairman annually. Part time office administrator only paid employee of the Agency.

Matthew Simpson, Supervisor, Chairman IDA & CDC

PO Box 90, 6604 State Route 8,

Brant Lake, NY 12815
(518) 361-1075 (Cell)
(518) 494-3647 (Work)
Email: supervisor@horiconny.gov

  • Appointed by Warren County 2015
  • Supervisor, Town of Horicon
  • Business Owner – Matt Simpson Drywall LLC
  • Former Planning Board Member for Town of Horicon

Dave O’Brien, Vice Chairman/Park Chairman & Contracting Officer

33 Dailey Way

Hampton, NY 12837
(518) 866-1022 (Cell)
(518) 282-9702 (Work)
Email: dkobrien@att.net

  • Appointed by Washington County 2012
  • Supervisor & Code Officer Town of Hampton

Joseph P. LaFiura, CPA, Secretary/Treasurer

13 Center Street,
Glens Falls, NY 12801
(518) 745-7076 (Office)
(518) 745-7078 (Fax)
Email: ljsmom@roadrunner.com

  • Appointed by Washington County 2000
  • Glens Falls CPA and Owner of Accounting Firm
  • Bachelor’s Degree from Bryant University

Craig Leggett, Supervisor – at Large Member

Town of Chester

PO Box 423
Chestertown, NY 12817
(518) 494-2711 (Work)
(518) 237-5484 (Cell)
Email: townofchestersupervisor@gmail.com

  • Supervisor, Town of Chester
  • Appointed by Warren County 2016
  • Business Owner – Leggett Consulting, Holistic Mgmt Consulting & Training
  • Graduate of University of Vermont in Burlington – BS Degree
  • Graduate Paul Smith’s College – AAS degree
  • Graduate Studies Colorado State University – Ecosystem Science
  • Leadership Certificate – Cornell University

Bruce Ferguson

435 Scott Lake Road
Salem, NY 12865
(518) 854-3401 (Home)
(518) 641-8885 (Cell)
Email: fergusob1@gmail.com

  • Former Supervisor Town of Salem
  • Appointed by Washington County 2006
  • Former Vice Chairman, Park Chairman

Louis Tessier 

34 Lower Hubbell Lane

Lake George, NY 12845
(518) 668-9313 (Home)

  • Appointed by Warren County 2002
  • Former Town Supervisor Lake George

Richard F. Moore, Supervisor

Town of Fort Ann

80 George Street

Fort Ann, NY 12827

518-639-8929 (Work)

Email: supervisorfortann@gmail.com

  • Appointed by Washington County 2016
  • Supervisor, Town of Fort Ann 2015
  • Former Fort Ann School Board Member 8 1/2 years (President 6 1/2 of them)

Ginny Sullivan

V.P. Residential Operations Manager

Glens Falls National Bank & Trust Company

250 Glen Street

Glens Falls, NY 12801
(518) 415-4334 (Office)
Email: vsullivan@arrowbank.com

  • Appointed by Washington County 2018

AGENCY – COUNSEL
Robert C. Morris, Attorney at Law

Email: rcm@fmbf-law.com

Kara I. Lais, Attorney at Law

Email: kil@fmbf-law.com

FitzGerald Morris Baker Firth PC,
16 Pearl Street, PO Box 2017,
Glens Falls, NY 12801
518-745-1400 (Office)
518-745-1576 (Fax)

AGENCY – OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR
Tami Blondo

Counties of Warren & Washington Industrial Development Agency,
5 Warren St. Su 210,
Glens Falls, NY 12801
(518) 792-1312
Email: tblondo@warren-washingtonida.com

AGENCY – CFO/CEO
re-appointed Feb. 2018

Rob Lynch, III
Warren County Treasurer’s Office,
Warren Co. Municipal Center,
1340 State Route 9,
Lake George, NY 12845

COMMITTEES:

EXECUTIVE, NOMINATING and GOVERNANCE COMMITTEES:
Chairman, Vice Chairman, Secretary/Treasurer, At Large Member

PARK COMMITTEE:

Chairman, Vice Chairman, Secretary/Treasurer, At-Large Member, Park Chairman

AUDIT & FINANCE COMMITTEE:

Joseph P. LaFiura (Chairman),

Lou Tessier,

Ginny Sullivan,

Chairman of Board