Albany Pro Musica

Board of Directors




Rex W. Smith

Editor-at-Large, Albany Times Union (retired)

Vice President

Marie Bosman

Vice President, Wells Fargo


Wayne Senitta

Technical Sales Leader, IBM


Steve Lobel

Vice President, Anchor Agency, Inc.



Jeanette Altarriba

Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, University at Albany

Mitch Cohen

Systems Engineer/Architect, Advanced Systems Engineering Corporation (retired)

Gladys Cruz

District Superintendent, Questar III BOCES

Al De Salvo

Community Reinvestment Officer, M&T Bank (retired)

James M. Gaughan

Municipal Official, Village of Altamont (retired)

Benjamin Golub

Marketing Operations Strategist, Proctors Collaborative

Jonathan Hansen

Assistant Claims Counsel, Preferred Mutual Insurance Company

Ellen Jabbur

Nurse Anesthetist (retired)

Gwen Krause

Corporate Facilitator and Executive Coach

Douglas S. Petersen

Owner, Amidon & Petersen Financials, LLC

Raona Roy

CEO, Raona Roy & Company, LLC

Jan A. Smith

Principal, Castle Rock Ranch Group, LLC

Michael Whiteman

Attorney and Partner, Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP

Russ Wilks

CEO, RPR Studios

Michael Wolff

Physician Partner, Community Care Partners

Edelgard Wulfert

SUNY Distinguished Service Professor, Psychology, University at Albany



Margery Whiteman

Board Governance and Fundraising Professional




George R. Hearst III, Co-chair

CEO, Times Union; Director, Hearst Corporation

Chet Opalka, Co-chair

President, Opalka Family Investment Partners, LP

Alan Goldberg

President, First Albany Companies (retired)

E. Stewart Jones, Jr.

Partner, Jones Hacker Murphy

Kimberly Sanger Jones

Director of Operations, Jones Hacker Murphy

Richard Miller

Member, Morris & McVeigh LLP

Paul Milton

President/CEO, Ellis Medicine

John Nigro

President, Nigro Companies

Karen Opalka


Ellen Sax

Vice President, Community Engagement, MVP Health Care

Marcia White

President, Marcia White Consulting, LLC