About Us

Who Are We?

A/GFTC consists of two principal working groups, the Planning Committee and the Policy Committee. The Policy Committee members include the Chairs of the Board of Supervisors of Saratoga, Warren and Washington Counties, the CEO of Capital District Transportation Authority, the Mayors of the City of Glens Falls and the Villages of South Glens Falls, Fort Edward, Lake George and Hudson Falls,  Supervisors of the Towns of Moreau, Queensbury, Lake George, Bolton, Fort Ann, Fort Edward and Kingsbury, the Chair of the Lake Champlain / Lake George Regional Planning Board, and representatives of the New York State Department of Transportation and the New York State Canal Corporation. Additionally, one rural area Town Supervisor from each of Warren and Washington Counties is appointed to the committee. The Federal Highway Administration and Federal Transit Administration serve as advisory members. This Policy Committee is responsible for reviewing and approving all planning activities undertaken by A/GFTC and its staff, as well as the MPO Core Documents, that include:

The Planning Committee is a group composed of the technical staffs of the Policy Committee members. It meets regularly to oversee the operation of A/GFTC and make recommendations to the Policy Committee.

Policy Committee

Bob Henke, ChairChairman of the Board of Supervisors, Washington County
John Strough, Vice ChairSupervisor, Town or Queensbury
Michael Arthur, SecretaryRegional Director, NYSDOT Region 1
Philip BarrettChairman, Saratoga County Board of Supervisors
John E. BartonMayor, Village of Hudson Falls
Carm BasileCEO, Capital District Transportation Authority
Nick BodkinMayor, Village of South Glens Falls
Bill CollinsMayor, City of Glens Falls
Ron ConoverSupervisor, Town of Bolton
Dennis DickinsonSupervisor, Town of Lake George
Cassie FedlerSupervisor, Town of Cambridge
Jesse FishSupervisor, Town of Moreau
Timothy FisherSupervisor, Town of Fort Edward
Mike GeraciSupervisor, Town of Horicon
Samuel HallSupervisor, Town of Fort Ann
Dana HoganSupervisor, Town of Kingsbury
Joe MoloughneyEastern Division Canal Engineer, New York State Canal Corporation
Dave O'BrienChair, LC/LG Regional Planning Board
Ray PerryMayor, Village of Lake George
Matthew TraverMayor, Village of Fort Edward

Planning Committee

Stuart BakerSenior Planner, Town of Queensbury
Dan BaruschPlanning Director, Town of Lake George
Brian BrockwaySuperintendent of Highways, Town of Fort Edward
Deb DonohueSuperintendent, Washington County DPW
Michael FiorilloSuperintendent of Public Works, Village of Hudson Falls
Jesse FishSupervisor, Town of Moreau
Melissa FitchCounty Administrator, Washington County
Ethan GaddyCounty Planner, Warren County Planning Department
Beth GillesExecutive Director, LC/LG Regional Planning Board
Kevin HajosSuperintendent, Warren County DPW
Dana HoganSupervisor, Town of Kingsbury
Kim LambertSenior Planner, Saratoga County Planning Board
Keith LanfearSuperintendent of Public Works, Village of Lake George
Shelby MooreTrails Maintenance Manager, NYS Canal Corporation
Laura OswaldDirector, Washington County EDC
Jeremy SchneibleCity Engineer, City of Glens Falls
Mike WilliamsDirector of Planning, Capital District Transportation Authority
John TaflanCounty Administrator, Warren County
Matthew TraverMayor, Village of Fort Edward
Josh WestfallDirector of PLanning and Zoning, Town of Bolton

Advisory Members

Richard MarquisFHWA Albany Division Director
Ross FarrellPassenger Transport Division, NYSDOT
Dan HarpNYSDOT Statewide Planning Bureau
Nicole McGrathCommunity Planner, FHWA
Daniel MoserCommunity Planner, FTA
Greg WichserNYSDOT Region 1

A/GFTC Staff

Aaron FrankenfeldTransportation Planning Director
Jack Mance, AICPSenior Transportation Planner