Board of Directors

The Downtown Albany Business Improvement District (BID) Board of Directors meet every first Wednesday at the BID Office located 21 Lodge Street in downtown Albany, NY.

Meetings are open to all BID Stakeholders as well as the general public. We kindly request that you RSVP if you plan on attending a board meeting as there is limited space in the BID's board room and accomodations will need to be prepared in advance.

Board meetings are scheduled to begin at 4:30 PM sharp, unless otherwise indicated. Upcoming meetings include:

Meeting dates and times are subject to change and will be reflected on this page.

2015 – 2016 Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Brad Rosenstein, Chairperson
Jack's Oyster House

Rich Rosen, Vice Chairperson
Columbia Development

Michael Gulotty, Treasurer
Vista Host, Inc.

James P. Hart, Secretary
Property Owner

Board Members

Mark Aronowitz, Omni Development Company, Inc.

Louis Bannister, The Enchanted Florist

Holly Brown, Palace Theatre

Stephen M. Cleary, Hinman Straub P.C.

Brendan Cox, Albany Police Chief

John Evers, Office of the Albany County Executive

Daniel Fariello, Capital Bank

Jeffrey Gordon, The Gordon Companies

Karen Laberge, Albany Management

James Linnan, Linnan & Fallon, LLP

Hon. Daniel P. McCoy, Albany County Executive

Hon. Carolyn McLaughlin, Common Council

Felton McLaughlin, NAI Platform

Dominick Purnomo, Yono's/dp's

Hon. Darius Shahinfar, Treasurer, City of Albany 

Hon. Kathy M. Sheehan, Mayor, City of Albany

Mark Yonally, B. Lodge & Company

Photographer: Julia Zave