Elmira DownTown Development, Inc. ...Elmira NY
Board of Directors

Elmira Downtown Development is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation administering downtown Elmira’s Business Improvement District. Funded entirely by a special assessment tax on properties within the 52-block district, EDD has as its mission the revitalization of the central business core of the city.

The professional staff of EDD reports to a 13-member Board of Directors. There are three different classes of board membership; members represent property owners, commercial tenants, and downtown residents. To bring an issue to the Board of Directors, contact the Executive Director.

2018 Officers of the Board of Directors

President
Christopher Karam
Fagan Engineers
113 East Chemung Place
Elmira, New York 14904

Vice President
Adam Bunce
Turtle Leaf Café
315 East Water Street
Elmira, New York 14901

Treasurer
Christopher Coletta
Chemung Canal Trust Company
One Chemung Canal Plaza
Elmira, New York 14901

Secretary
Denise Allen
Community Bank, N.A.
300 West Water Street
Elmira, New York 14901

Members of the Board of Directors

Brent Stermer, 2nd District Council Member
(City Representative)

City of Elmira
317 East Church Street
Elmira, New York 14901

Mike Collins, City Manager
(City Representative)

City of Elmira
317 East Church Street
Elmira, New York 14901

Emma Miran
(City Representative)

City of Elmira
Community Development
317 East Church Street
Elmira, New York 14901

Janis Witchey
Empower Federal Credit Union
351 North Main Street
Elmira, New York 14901

Donna Tangorre
Elmira Savings Bank
333 East Water Street
Elmira, New York 14901

Kristina Cadwallader
Hilliard Corporation
100 East Fourth Street
Elmira, New York 14901

Pam Brayton
FM Howell & Company
79 Pennsylvania Avenue
Elmira, New York 14904

Mitch Pearce
Arnot Odgen Medical Center
600 Roe Avenue
Elmira, New York 14905

Kylene Kiah
Wine & Design
210 West Water Street
Elmira, New York 14901

Michael Mitchell
Copy Express
227 West Water Street
Elmira, New York 14901

Jennifer Swain
Elmira College
One Park Place
Elmira, New York 14901

Staff
Jennifer Herrick-McGonigal - Executive Director
TBA - Marketing Assistant

Elmira Downtown
400 East Church Street
Elmira New York 14901