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Board of Directors

Rome Chamber Members are better informed, have a stronger voice, and take effective action to make a difference within the local and regional community!

The Organization of the Organization

Chamber Officers

  • Greg Mattacola, Chairman, Strategic Financial Services - Email 
  • Nicolas Angelicola, First Vice Chair, r.o.i. Office Interiors - Email
  • Jennifer DeWeerth, Second Vice Chair, Mohawk Valley Community College - Email
  • Debbie Grogan, Treasurer, AmeriCU Credit Union - Email

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors consists of individuals elected by the Members who meet the third Thursday of every month to set policy for the organization. The Board of Directors elects the Chamber Officers.

  • John Calabrese, First Source Federal Credit Union - Email
  • Tiffany Abele, AmeriCU Credit Union - Email
  • Iris Buczkowski, Birch Wealth Management - Email
  • Scott Burns, Rome Health - Email
  • Wendy Calabrese, Kris-Tech Wire - Email
  • Wesley Cupp, Rome Country Club - Email 
  • Chris Destito, Crust Kitchen & Bar - Email
  • Lori Frieden, Coldwell Banker Faith Properties - Email 
  • Bruce Hairston, Rome Family YMCA - Email
  • Adam Hovak, Assured Information Security - Email
  • Dean Shlotzhauer, Community Bank, N.A. - Email
  • Chris Siriano, NBT Bank - Email
  • Jeff Ticconi, IWG Owl Wire - Email
  • Maria Vacca, Indium Corp. - Email
  • Brad Waters, Sentinel Media Company - Email
  • David Winberg, Sovena USA, Inc. - Email
  • Sue Carvelli, Rome College Foundation President - Email

Ex-Officio Board Members

  • Jennifer Beach Brillante, Silent Auction Committee Chairwoman - Email
  • Veronica Cothard, Rome Lab Liaison - Email
  • Elliott Friedman, The Marketplace-Rome Committee Chairman - Email
  • William Gray, Chamber Alliance of the MV Liaison - Email
  • Michael Hayduk, Deputy Director, AFRL Information Directorate - Email
  • Tim Jones, EADS - Email
  • William Lawrence- Warrent Officer, Canadian Forces -Email
  • Hannah Phillips, MV EDGE Liaison - Email
  • Thomas Rahn, Government Affairs Committee Chairman - Email 
  • Mike Wiseman- Lt. Col. Canadian Forces - Email 
  • Heather Wilson, AmeriCU Credit Union - Email