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Hudson Valley Rail Trail Leadership

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Peter Bellizzi


Peter is a resident of Highland and has been dedicated to maintaining and improving the Rail Trail including finding new railroad artifacts along the trail. He serves as President of the Rail Trail and champions Boy Scout projects to enhance the trail.

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Eric Norberg


Eric has served on the board of the Hudson Valley Rail Trail for almost 12 years. Eric currently serves has Vice President of the Hudson Valley Rail Trail. Eric is a Senior Director of Global Business Development on Private Equity for CWT based in New York. Eric and his wife also own and operate an Inn in the Hudson Valley of New York.

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Vera Lawrence


Lawrence is a 40 year resident of Highland, and is currently a Deputy Town Clerk for the Town of Lloyd.  She has been an active volunteer for the Rail Trail for the past five (or six years) and presently serves as Treasurer


Marie Sidgwick


Marie has lived in Highland all her life with the exception of a few years in the Bahamas and England. She has been a member of the Rail Trail Board for ten years. Marie is proud of seeing the Rail Trail go from a dream to a reality. She
is currently the Corresponding Secretary and has also served as the Treasurer
and contributed to various committees over the years.


Loretta Miller


Loretta is a lifelong resident of Highland with strong roots in her community, an avid golfer and a retired Physical Education Teacher from the Highland School System. She has been an active participant in promoting activities that have improved the physical health of all ages through lifetime recreational sports and fitness programs. Loretta has achieved this goal by serving as a 20-year member and past chairperson of the Town of Lloyd Recreation Commission. She also chaired the building of Highland’s tennis courts at Tony Williams Park and has served as an active Board member of the HVRTA since 1999.

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Ken Morgan