Board of Trustees
Columbia-Greene Community College receives governance from a 10-member Board of Trustees: four appointed by the Governor, five selected by the Columbia and Greene County sponsors, and one elected by the student body. To contact the Board of Trustees, email the Executive Secretary to the Board, Mary Garafalo, or call 518-697-6325.
Dean Emeritus, Norwalk Community College, Connecticut; retired consultant, State University of New York Foundation
President of Saturn Industries and President and CEO of Leer Technologies; member of the Board of Trustees for the Claverack Free Library
President of GTel (Germantown Telephone Company)
Doreen Parsley Davis
Retired pharmaceutical executive with Merck & Co., Inc.; former Supervisor, Town of Catskill from 2016-2019.
School Counselor, Catskill Senior High School
Treasurer of Greene County, New York
Senior Vice President/Complex Manager of Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
Edward “Ned” Schneier, Jr., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, The City College of the City University of New York
Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes
The Columbia-Greene Community College Board of Trustees meets on the third Monday of each month March through December and on the fourth Monday of the month in January and February. All Board meetings begin at 3:30 p.m. typically in the Professional Academic Center, Room 614.