Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region Trustee Council


The Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region Trustee Council is made up of our alumni Board of Directors that continue to stay engaged in our agency.  Meeting once a year, the Trustee Council represents a variety of perspectives and backgrounds.  The Council serves as a resource and acts as an integral part of the agency's leadership.

For more information about the Trustee Council, please contact Sabrina Houser at


How the Trustee Council Works

The Trustee Council works to further enhance the mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region. By engaging and inspiring community members on our work and vision, our Trustee Council is an integral part of our agency's success.

Our Members

George Hearst, Times Union
John Calareso Jr., Esq., The Calareso Law Firm
Guy Alonge, Amsure Associates
Robert McNamara, Financial Planning for Every Generation
Tom Donovan, Marvin and Company
Kimberly Young Wilkins, Ed.D, Myers Middle School
Dan Hurteau, Nixon Peabody
Jim Morrell, Pamal Boradcasting
Paul Petell, BST
John Reilly, Dynamic Applications
Dave Taillon, Passero Associates
Terri Scalise-Roller, University At Albany
Jeff Weiss, GlennPeter Jewelers
Mark Jarocki, First New York Credit Union
Kevin Parisi, Trinity Realty Group
Alison Pase, Cengage Learning
Bernie Noonan, Community Member
Jamie Brown, Community Member
Daniel Landauer, Meridian Capital Partners
Ronald Zuba, M&T Bank