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BCAC Taps Former County Parks Director as Interim Leader

The Broome County Arts Council’s board of directors has selected former Broome County Director of Parks, Recreation and Youth Services Arthur (Art) Garrison as the BCAC’s interim executive director. Garrison, who will begin Monday (July 24), follows Laura Knochen-Davis, who announced in April that she was stepping down. (more…)...
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Executive Director Laura Knochen-Davis will be leaving the Broome County Arts Council (BCAC) as of July 28. Knochen-Davis told the arts council board of directors that she is facing some family obligations that require her complete attention. "I am disappointed not to be able to continue in my position as I was looking forward to a long relationship with the BCAC," said Knochen-Davis, who became executive director in January 2016. Since February, the BCAC has been developing an organizational strategic plan. Board President Susan Appe, Ph.D., said...
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At its annual meeting on Sept. 9, the Broome County Arts Council (BCAC) Board of Directors elected new officers for 2013-2015.  They are:
  • President - James Rollo, Jim Rollo State Farm
  • Vice President - Suzanne DiLella, M & T Bank
  • Secretary - Georgia Burbidge, IBM
  • Treasurer - Thomas Chase, IBM
In addition, the board approved the appointment of the following new directors to three-year terms:
  • Susan M. Appe, Ph.D. Binghamton University
  • Gregory Keeler, WSKG Public Broadcasting
  • Edward R. Quon, Citizens Bank
The board also paid tribute to outgoing president Fred Xlander of Frederick R....
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