Board Meetings Are Open To The Public
Pre-Board meetings are normally scheduled for 6:00 P.M. on the Wednesdays before each monthly Town Board meeting; as specified at the January organizational meeting.
January 10, February 14, March 14, April 11, May 9, June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12, October 10, November 14, December 12.
Monthly Town Board Meetings are normally scheduled for every third Wednesday of each month and start at 7 P.M. The 2018 meeting dates are: January 17, February 21, March 21, April 18, May 16, June 20, July 18, August 15, September 19, October 17, November 21, and December 19.
Town Board Meetings are held in the Court Room of East Greenbush Town Hall, 225 Columbia Turnpike, East Greenbush, NY, 12061. Minutes from past Town Board meetings are now available for download.
- View Town Board meeting agendas. Meeting agendas are TENTATIVE and subject to change, even in rare cases, up until time of each actual meeting.
- View Town Board resolutions and other documents.
Your Current East Greenbush Town Board Members
Jack Conway, Supervisor
Jack Conway was elected Town Supervisor for a four-year term beginning in January 2016. Jack and his wife Jo Ann have lived in Hampton Manor since 1988 where they raised their sons Brian and Kieran. They are the proud grandparents of Brian and his wife Carissa's daughters Kayla and Julia Conway. Jack and Jo Ann recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary.
Jack has a Ph.D. in Anthropology from Brown University and has conducted scholarly research on politics and political conflict in New York City, Cork and Kilkenny City, Ireland and Belfast, Northern Ireland. He was an assistant professor of Anthropology at Skidmore College, the University of Albany and Connecticut College. His areas of teaching expertise include politics and government, comparative religion, symbolic analysis, social theory and Native American Studies.
Jack worked for fifteen years in State and local government, including twelve years in New York State's Office of Community Development in the Division of Housing and Community Renewal. He is a retired member of the Public Employees Federation (PEF).
In 2010, Jack was appointed to the Town Board of Ethics and in 2011 was elected Chair of that board.
Term: expires 12/31/2019 (four year term)
Tina Tierney, Town Board Member
Tina Tierney was elected to the East Greenbush Town Board for a four-year term that commenced January 1, 2016.
Tina earned a BA in Psychology from Siena College. Previous employment includes community-based mental health and foster care programs. Currently Tina is employed in the field of program evaluation. Her experience at a state and national level includes literature review, evaluation design, survey development, and data analysis for presentation and reporting.
A resident since 1999, Tina and her husband are currently raising their two children in East Greenbush.
Tina has been designated Town Board liaison to: Planning and Zoning, the Department of Public Works, and the East Greenbush School District.
Term: expires 12/31/2019 (four-year term)
Hollie Kennedy, Town Board Member
Hollie Kennedy was elected to the East Greenbush Town Board for a four year term that commenced January 1, 2018.
Hollie earned a Masters in Social Work degree from University at Albany School of Social Welfare. She is currently employed by the NYS Department of Health in the Office of Health Insurance Programs. Previous experience includes working in NYS Department of Health Bureau of Early Intervention Services, OPWDD Capital District Developmental Services, and Rensselaer County Mental Health Unified Services for Children and Adolescents.
A town resident and home owner since 1987, Hollie raised her children in East Greenbush and is the proud parent of two children (Tim and Megan).
Hollie has been designated Town Board liaison to: Town Community and Recreation Services, the Library, and Town Receiver of Taxes
Term: expires 12/31/2021 (four year term)
Rick Matters, Town Board Member
Rick Matters was elected to the East Greenbush town board in 2007, 2009, and 2017, having most recently assumed office on January 1, 2018 for a four-year term. He has accepted designation as municipal liaison to the following: Assessor’s Office, Building Department, and Dog Warden.
Rick is a member of several community and service organizations, among them the Rensselaer Elks, Lodge No. 2073; the National Eagle Scout Association; and the Sons of the American Legion, Squadron No. 1231 in Clinton Heights.
Rick is an honors graduate of Russell Sage College with a Bachelor-of-Science degree in Public Administration, and currently serves as the Real Estate Officer for the New York State Thruway Authority.
A town resident for 34 years and a county resident for over 50 years, he and his wife, Mary Ann, reside on Bonnie Court.
Term: expires 12/31/2021 (four-year term)
Guy Warner, Town Board Member
Guy Warner was appointed by the Town Board to fill the position vacated by Tom Grant after Tom’s successful run for the Rensselaer County Legislature. The appointment will be for a one-year term to end on December 31, 2018.
A graduate of Siena College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance, Guy brings to the Town Board 32 years of experience in state government. Guy retired in 2016, ending his New York State career as the Director of Vital Records and the New York State Registrar. In retirement Guy has volunteered his time in an administrative capacity to several different organizations, such as the New York Adoption Information Registry, the St. Catherine’s Center for Children; Foster Care Program, and the St. Catherine’s Center for Children; Homeless Services Program.
In 2016 Guy was appointed to the Town Board of Ethics.
Guy and his wife of 35 years Suzanne have been residents of East Greenbush since 2005. Guy and Suzanne are the proud parents of two sons (Matthew and Andrew) and the proud grandparents of one grandson (Alexander Guy Warner).
Guy has been designated Town Board liaison to the: Town Board of Ethics, the Town Comptroller’s Office, and the Town Clerk’s Office.
Term: expires 12/31/2018 (one year term).