BOARDS & COMMITTEES

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Elected Positions

Select Board

The Select Board monitors the activities of the municipal government and Town Manager. It reviews and approves warrant articles for Town Meetings. The Select Board also performs a variety of statutory functions related to water, sewer, alcoholic beverage licenses, fuel storage permits, cemeteries, parks, and roads.

Jane Patton
Randal Fippinger
Jeff Johnson

Hugh Daley
Andrew Hogeland

Library Board of Trustees

The Library Trustees oversee the activities and operations of the Milne Public Library.

Robin Lenz
Patricia Wilk
Bridget Spann

Tamanika Terry Steward

Timothy Cherubini
Micah Manary
Charles Bonenti

 

Moderator

The Town Moderator chairs Annual and Special Town Meetings. The Moderator also appoints members to the Finance Committee.

Elisabeth Goodman

Housing Authority

The Williamstown Housing Authority is responsible for providing fair and safe housing to eligible families and individuals regardless of age considerations in accordance with Massachusetts Chapter 667 Public Housing guidelines.

Judy Bombardier
Steve Dew

 

John Kalapos
Adrian Trabakino

Planning Board

The Planning Board is responsible for overseeing the long term land use patterns of Williamstown through the Zoning Bylaw, Subdivision Rules, and Comprehensive Planning process. The Board meets the 2nd Tuesday of the Month at 7 PM. All members of the public are welcome to join the Board’s discussions on the development patterns in our community. For the Board’s current activities click HERE.

 

Peter Beck
Dante Birch
Bruce McDonald, Alternate

Ken Kuttner
Roger Lawrence
Stephanie Boyd

Greylock Regional School District

Steven Miller
Julia Bowen
Curtis Elfenbein
Ursula Maloy

Christina Conry
Carrie Greene
Jose Constantine

Northern Berkshire Vocational Regional School District

David Westall

Laila Boucher

 

APPOINTED BY MODERATOR

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee considers the relative need, impact, timing, of town expenditures and the effect each will have on the financial position of the Town. It reviews the annual budget prepared by the Town Manager and recommends a final budget for approval at the Annual Town Meeting. For the Committee’s current activities, CLICK HERE

Melissa Cragg, Chair
Elaine Neeley
Fred Puddester

Beth Goodman
Doris Karampatsos
Michael Sussman

Charles Fox
Paula Consolini
Dan Caplinger

Select Board Appointments

Affordable Housing Trust

Kayla Servin
Cheryl Shanks            

Robin Malloy
Ruth Harrison

Andy Hogeland
Thomas Sheldon
Daniel Gura

Mobile Home Rent Control Board

David Levine
John Luczynski

Agricultural Commission

Darryl Lapinski
William Galusha
Sarah Gardner

Brian Cole
Averill Cook

Municipal Scholarship Committee

Donna Donelli-Hess
Kris Kirby
Linda Brown

Patrick Izidro

Susan Cassidy

SIGN COMMISSION​

Kathy Thompson
Anne Singleton
Anne Hogeland

Richard Duncan
Tim Cherubini

Registrars of Voters

Nicole Beverly (D)
Mark Windover (D)

Kurt Gabel (R)
Robert Jones (R)

Community Preservation Committee

For the Committee’s current activities click HERE

Philip McKnight
Nate Budington
Dante Birch
Jane Patton

 

Melissa Cragg
Joseph Finnegan
Steve Dew
Robert Menicocci

Diversity, Inclusion and Racial Equity Committee

For the Committee’s current activities click HERE

Andrew Art
Shana Dixon
Andi Bryant

Randal Fippinger
Noah Smalls

Northern Berkshire Cultural Council

Cecilia Hirsch
Sally Sussman

Constables

Paul Yarter
Andrew Bernardy

Fence Viewers

Richard Duncan

Berkshire Regional Transit Authority

Brian O’Grady

Zoning Board of Appeals

For the Board’s current activities click HERE.

Vince Pesce
Andrew Hoar
David Levine
Keith Davis

Robert Mathews
Amy Jeschawitz, Alternate
Eunice Marigliano, Alternate
Jane Nichols, Alternate

Hoosac Water Quality District



Rhon Ernest-Jones

NORTHERN BERKSHIRE SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT

Current activity and information can be found HERE.

Nancy Nylen

Town Manager Appointments

1753 House Committee

Hank Art 2023
Marilyn Faulkner 2023
Lauren Stevens 2024

David Loomis 2024
Andrus Burr 2024

Keith Davis 2024

Conservation Commission

Hank Art
Lauren Stevens
Philip McKnight

Cory Campbell
Tim Carr

BOARD OF ASSESSORS​

Chris Lamarre
David Westall
Thomas Elder

Berkshire Regional Planning Commission Alternate

Roger Bolton

Emergency Management
DIRECTOR

Michael Ziemba

Animal Control Officers

Michael Ziemba
David Jennings

Jeffrey Kennedy

Council on Aging


Susan Puddester
Martin Greenstein
Patricia Picard
Judith Bombardier

Mary Jo Greene
Edward Sedarbaum
Elaine Keyes
Karen Kelly

 

Board of Health

Edwin Steubner
Ruth Harrison
James Parkinson

Devan Bartels
Ronald Stant

Historical Commission

Nate Budington
Sarah Currie

Dustin Griffin

Patricia Leach
Andrus Burr