Board of Directors

NYAMA is led by a Board of Directors, which includes five officer positions. Board members serve two-year terms. In addition, the Association has a Communications Director and Legislative Representative who provide communication and legislative advocacy support.

President – Christina R. Callahan, C.M., A.S.C.
LaGuardia Airport 
Vice President  Grant W. Sussey, C.M.
Watertown International Airport
Treasurer – Andrew Moore, C.M.
Greater Rochester International Airport

Secretary –  Vacant

Past President – Lee Weitz
Buffalo Niagara International Airport

John P. DelBalso, C.M., A.C.E.
Albany International Airport

Jeremy P. Martelle, C.M., ACE, ASC

Shelley LaRose-Arken
Long Island MacArthur Airport
Pasquale DiFulco
Port Authority of NY & NJ

Michael Hall
Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport
Chad Nixon, MBA/Aviation
McFarland Johnson, Inc.
William McShane
Sheltair Aviation Services
Greg Topping, PE
Passero Associates, LLC

Thomas Horth, P.E.
C&S Companies


Thomas J. Cote, MBA, CAE
Interim Executive Director

Bruce W. Geiger
Legislative Representative, Bruce W. Geiger & Associates, Inc.