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JCIDA
Board of Directors
The JCIDA’s board of directors is made up of dedicated and experienced individuals who strive to improve the County. They are appointed by the Jefferson County Board of Legislators (JCBOL).

David J. Converse
Vice President Environmental Officer - Converse Laboratories Inc. (BIO)
Chairman 3/5/2019 12/31/2022
John Jennings
Manager of Strategic Projects - Operations - Great Lakes Cheese of NY (BIO)
 
Vice Chairman 11/13/2018 12/31/2022
Robert E. Aliasso, Jr.
Vice President, Stebbins Engineering (BIO)
Treasurer 12/10/2019 12/31/2023
W. Edward Walldroff
Owner - Homestead Fields Organic Farms
Secretary 3/5/2019 12/31/2022
William W. Johnson
Jefferson County Legislative District 2 (BIO)
Member 12/10/2019 12/31/2021
Paul J. Warneck (BIO) Member 1/3/2017 12/31/2020
Lisa L'Huillier
Owner - Hefferon Real Estate (BIO)
Member 3/7/2017 12/31/2020


JCLDC Board of Directors
The JCLDC's board of directors is comprised of the members of the JCIDA and up to an additional four Directors who are appointed by the JCIDA.

David J. Converse
Vice President Environmental Officer - Converse Laboratories Inc.
Chairman 3/5/2019 12/31/2022
W. Edward Walldroff
Owner - Homestead Fields Organic Farms
 
Vice Chairman 3/5/2019 12/31/2022
Robert E. Aliasso, Jr.
Vice President - Stebbins Engineering
Treasurer 12/10/2019 12/31/2023
Kent D. Burto
Real Estate Associate Broker - Howard Hana
Secretary 1/1/2016 12/31/2021
William W. Johnson
Jefferson County Legislative District 2
Member 12/10/2019 12/31/2021
John Jennings
Manager of Strategic Projects - Operations - Great Lakes Cheese of New York Inc.
Member 11/13/2018 12/31/2022
Lisa L'Huillier
Owner - Hefferon Real Estate
Member 3/7/2017 12/31/2020
Robert J. Aiken
Director of Business Development/Project Manager - Aubertine & Currier Architects, Engineers & Land Surveyors, PLLC (BIO)
 
Member 10/1/2020 12/31/2025
Gregory A. Gardner
Associate Professor of Business Administration, SUNY Potsdam (BIO)
Member 8/4/2016 12/31/2021
Paul J. Warneck Member 1/3/2017 12/31/2020
Christine A. Powers
VP & Commercial Loan Officer/Lending Compliance, Watertown Savings Bank (BIO)
 
Member 10/4/2018 12/31/2022


JCCFDC Board of Directors
The JCCFDC's board of directors are appointed by the Jefferson County Board of Legislators.

David J. Converse
President - Converse Laboratories Inc.
Chairman 3/5/2019 12/31/2022
John Jennings
Manager of Strategic Projects - Operations - Great Lakes Cheese of New York Inc.
 
Vice Chairman 11/13/2018 12/31/2022
Robert E. Aliasso, Jr.
Vice President - Stebbins Engineering
Treasurer 12/10/2019 12/31/2023
W. Edward Walldroff
Owner - Homestead Fields Organic Farms
Secretary 3/5/2019 12/31/2022
Paul Warneck Member 1/3/2017 12/31/2020
William W. Johnson
Jefferson County Legislative District 2
Member 12/10/2019 12/31/2021
Lisa L'Huillier
Owner - Hefferon Real Estate
Member 3/7/2017 12/31/2020

Executive Management:


David J. Zembiec
CEO
dzembiec@jcida.com
BIO

Staff:

F. Marshall Weir, Deputy CEO
mweir@jcida.com

Lyle V. Eaton, CFO
leaton@jcida.com

Jay Matteson, Ag Coordinator
coordinator@comefarmwithus.com

Peggy Sampson, Executive Assistant
pssampson@jcida.com

Joy Nuffer, Finance/Office Assistant
jnuffer@jcida.com