Capital Region Chamber Government Affairs Committee

The Government Affairs Committee works with the Chamber’s professional staff to help identify and analyze issues, define objectives and make policy recommendations to the Board of Directors.

CHAIR
Richard P. Sleasman, CBRE – Albany

Dawn Abbuhl, Repeat Business Systems

Raimundo Archibold, Schwartz Heslin Group

Richard Barlette, NYISO

John P. Calareso Jr., Esq., The Calareso Law Firm, PLLC

Nancy Carey Cassidy, Picotte Companies

Robert Davey, TD Bank

Lawrence A. DeAngelus, Higgins, Roberts & Suprunowicz, PC

Kevin Egan, Charter Communications, Inc.

Michael Esposito, Auto/Mate Dealership Systems

Peter Gannon, Arsenal Business & Technology Partnership

Clifford Lawrence, Jr., Verizon

Neil Levine, Whiteman Osterman & Hanna

Kirk M. Lewis, Schenectady ARC

William J. Mather, Sr., HMS Agency, Inc.

Kevin J. McCoy, Marvin & Company, CPAs, PC

Peter Melewski, PE, McLaren Engineering Group

Brian Merriam, Merriam Insurance Agency

David W. Meyers, Esq., Meyers & Meyers, LLP

Edward Neary, Colonie Senior Service Centers, Inc.

Kevin O’Connor, FirstLight Fiber

Laura Siracuse, M&T Bank

David Smingler, Ellis Medicine

Phillip D. Tiberio, EOS Technologies

Michael B. Whalen, Jr., M&T Bank – Albany