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Columbia-Montour Partnership Announces Inaugural BOD

Nov 16, 2014 07:58AM ● By Erica Shames

The Columbia-Montour Partnership for Community Development has elected its inaugural Board of Directors and Officers for fiscal year 2014/2015.

The Executive Committee consists of the following Directors:

President - Bob Stoudt (Director; Montour Area Recreation Commission)

Vice President - Ginny Crake (CEO; Berwick Area United Way)

Treasurer/Secretary - Jim Wilson (Executive Director; Danville Business Alliance)

Additional Directors include:

Cheri Bissinger (President; Bissinger’s Catering)

Paul Eyerly (President; Press Enterprise)

William Lavage (President/CEO; Service 1st Federal Credit Union)

Mary Lenzini Howe (Director; Zeigler Institute for Professional Development, Bloomsburg University)

Jim Nemeth (Human Resources Director; Autoneum North America, Inc.)

Andrew Pruden (Owner; Inn, Farmhouse & Brewing Company at Turkey Hill)

President Stoudt stated, “We are extremely pleased to have assembled a team of community leaders willing to freely donate their time and talents to work for the betterment of the Montour and Columbia County region. We look forward to better serving the combined membership of the Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau and Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce and our region as a whole to make our community an even better place to work, live and play.

The Mission of the Columbia-Montour Partnership for Community Development is to enhance value to its member organizations by facilitating collaborative, strategic efforts in order to build a vibrant, sustainable community. For additional information you may visit their website at

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