Every person plays an important role in what we do!
Tina Sharpe – Executive Director
Richard J. Leggett – Fiscal Director
Gail Paone – Director of Operations
Kathy Applegate – Program Director
Family Literacy Program
Sophia Becker – Program Director
Jim Reutenauer – Program Director
Cindy Andrus – Program Director
Columbia Opportunities, Inc. is governed by a tri-partite Board of Directors made up of public elected officials, democratically elected consumers and private-sector representatives. This unique structure is designed to promote the participation of the entire community in attacking the causes and conditions of poverty in Columbia County, NY.
Bruce Frishkoff, Chairperson
Carol Friedman, Vice Chairperson
Berne Bendel, Secretary Treasurer
The Board of Directors meets on the third Thursday of each month at the 540 Columbia Street Community Action Center in Hudson, NY.