Our Team

Board Members and Affiliation

Ed Jackson, NYPF President, Planning Board Chair, Town of Tusten oldinjin@frontier.com

Mark Schachner, Esq., NYPF 1st Vice President, Miller, Mannix, Schachner, Hefner, LLC mschachner@mmshlaw.com

David J. Plante, AICP CEP, NYPF 2nd Vice President, Energy + Environment Practice Leader, Bergmann dplante@BERGMANNPC.com

Ken Swanekamp, NYPF Treasurer, Planning Board Chair, Town of Tonawanda kswanekamp@verizon.net

Alison LaPointe, Esq., NYPF Immediate Past President, Assistant Village Attorney, Village of Port Jefferson Alison.Lapointe@gmail.com

Nzingha Milanes, NYPF Region 1 & 2 BOD, Zoning Board of Appeals Member, Town of North Salem

Jon Kanter, AICP, NYPF Region 3 BOD, Planning Board Chair, Town of Fishkill

Tim Stalker, NYPF Region 4 BOD, Planning Board Chair, Chair Columbia County Planning Board, Town of Austerlitz

Andrea L. Smith, AICP, NYPF Region 5 BOD, Director of Planning and Development, City of Ogdensburg

Danny Lapin, AICP, NYPF Region 6 BOD, Planning Commissioner, City of Oneonta and Environmental Planner, Otsego County Conservation Association

Dan Sullivan, NYPF Region 7 BOD, Planning Board Chair, Town of Richfield

Daniel R. Long, RA NCARB, NYFP Region 8 BOD, Director of Planning, Yates County

Anita Kempa Muzzi, NYPF Region 9 BOD, Zoning Board of Appeals Alternate, Town of Lewiston

Katherine Ember, AICP, NYPF At-Large BOD, Founding Principal – Planning4Places, LLC

Donald Young, Esq., NYPF At-Large BOD, Rochester, NY

Doug Finch, Town Manager, NYPF At-Large BOD, Town of Canandaigua

Patricia Tatich, AICP, NYPF At-Large BOD, Associate Planner, Warren County Planning

Nina Peek, AICP, NYPF At-Large BOD, Director of the Hudson Valley Office, Vice-President, AKRF, Inc.

Elaine McClung, NYPF At-Large BOD, Planning Board Chair, Village of Goshen & Planning Board Chair, Orange County