President: Amy Van Amburgh
Rhinebeck Bank AVP, Branch Manager
252 Main Street I Goshen, NY 10924
Work: (845) 207-8032 I Fax: (845) 207-8031
Amy Van Amburgh is AVP, Branch Manager with Rhinebeck Bank located at 252 Main Street in Goshen. With over 10 years of experience in the banking industry, Amy is dedicated to providing exceptional service to small businesses throughout Orange County and the Hudson Valley.She takes pride in being personally involved in local businesses, community and charitable work. Amy is also an active member of Rotary Club in Goshen. She and her husband reside in the Village of Goshen with their English Chocolate Lab, Luca.
Immediate Past President – Mark Kalish
Private Wealth Advisor
Flat Iron Financial Group of Ameriprise Financial
The Flat Iron Building
25 Main Street, Suite 3-2, Goshen, NY 10924
O: 845.291.7000 | F: 845.678.3366
At Ameriprise Financial, we believe that taking a disciplined and integrated approach to planning for your dreams and goals is the best way to reach them. I ask the right questions and listen closely to your answers. I will then provide guidance and advice along the way, monitoring your progress and making adjustments to your plan as needed to ensure you stay on track.
Treasurer – Michael M. Rundle
CFP® VP & Portfolio Manager
Michael M. Rundle, CFP® began bis career in the investment industry in 1997 with Merrill Lynch. In 1999 he joined Smith Barney as a Financial Consultant and earned the title 2nd Vice President-Wealth Management in 2005. Michael works with families and small business owners to accumulate spend and preserve wealth. Michael received a B.S. in Management Science and Economics from State University of New York at Cortland in 1986. He is a Notary Public for the State of New York. In 2005, he earned the title CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, which is awarded by the CFF Board. of Standards to individuals who meet stringent education requirements dealing with tax’s, securities, insurance and estate planning, as well as meeting experience and ethics requirements. Mr. Rundle is very active in community and professional organizations, where he serves on numerous boards and committees.
Vice President – Brent Kunis
Brent Kunis is the owner of Orange County Bagel in Goshen, located at 151 Greenwich
Avenue, with other locations in Walden and Middletown and more soon to come. A twenty year
resident of Goshen and a lifelong entrepreneur. I attended University at Buffalo and then settled down
in Goshen with my wife Liza and my two daughters Ava & Taylor. I take a lot of pride in the Goshen
community and enjoy working with many other great volunteers on the board.
Other Board Members
Divisional Director, LEGOLAND New York
Stephanie Johnson is a marketing professional with over 15 years of experience. Johnson currently holds the position of Divisional Director, LEGOLAND New York, with a professional background that spans a range of industries. Stephanie previously held the role of Regional Vice President Marketing, for Simon Property Group. Prior to that appointment, she was Director of Marketing & Business Development for Woodbury Common Premium Outlets. She has also held roles across operations and Retail Development having been Senior Director of Retail Development and Operations for Ralph Lauren’s North American wholesale division. Stephanie is an Orange County native. She currently resides in Campbell Hall with her husband and her two sons.
Charles Walwyn III
Wallkill Valley Federal Savings and Loan
Born in Riverdale NY, but raised in Beacon. Graduated Suny New Paltz
Began in management and sales at a local Medical billing office immediately after graduation. Went on to work for a few years as an account Executive for ABC in Manhattan.
Began banking career with M&T bank in 2001. After almost 20 yrs in banking, Charles has held positions of Cash Management Specialist, Business Relationship Manager, Commercial Lender, and Business Development Officer. Charles currently holds a position as Vice President of Business Development for Wallkill Valley Federal Savings and Loan out of Wallkill NY. Charles is a believer in volunteerism in his local community and serves on several local boards. He is the Past Chair of St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospitals Foundation Board, Chair of the Independent Home Care Board, Vice Chair of the Cornerstone Family Healthcare Board. He also serves on the Independent Living Inc. board as past Chair, and on the Goshen Chamber of Commerce Board. When Charles is not working or volunteering he enjoys spending time with his family, most of whom still reside in Beacon. Charles, an Orange county resident for the past 15 years, lives with in Newburgh NY with his baby, a 6 year old, 150lbs Rottweiler.
Lanc & Tully Engineering and Surveying, P.C.
Kristen O’Donnell is a planner for Lanc & Tully Engineering and Surveying, PC in Campbell Hall which serves as the planning consultant for the Village of Goshen and several other Towns and Villages throughout Orange County. On the private development side, she has been involved with obtaining approvals for major economic development projects such as UNFI in Montgomery, Amy’s Kitchen and LEGOLAND New York. Originally from Syracuse, New York, Kristen obtained her Bachelors and Masters’ Degrees from University at Buffalo. Now a Village resident, Kristen volunteers her time with local community development, not-for-profit Illuminate Goshen in addition to the Goshen Chamber of Commerce where she has been on the Board of Directors since 2014.
Kelly Naughton Esq,
Burke, Miele, Golden, & Naughton LLP
Kelly M. Naughton is a partner with Burke, Miele, Golden & Naughton LLP and has been practicing law for 14 years. She is admitted to practice in all state trial and appellate courts in New York and Massachusetts, and the federal Southern and Northern Districts of New York. She is a member of the Orange County Bar Association, the Women’s’ Bar Association of Orange and Sullivan Counties, and the New York State Bar Association. Ms. Naughton’s practice is concentrated in the area of municipal and land use law, including zoning and planning, and construction litigation. Ms. Naughton was named a 2012 Orange County Rising Star, and is listed in the peer nominated and awarded New York Super Lawyers Rising Star – Upstate, 2014 through 2017.
Sandra has been a part of the Goshen community for over 40 years. She graduated from GHS and worked with her families business for 20 years and values the importance of supporting local businesses. She is the owner of Bliss Boutique and Gift Shop located at 134 West Main Street in Goshen. Creating a growing relationship in the community is extremely important to her. Her mantra “Take your place, Make your Mark, Live your Life”
Born and raised in the Bronx, Nikki moved to Goshen in 2003 to raise her children. During this time Nikki was an accomplished Author, gained certification as a Disney Travel Specialist and owned a Children’s Birthday Party Facility. In later years, Nikki earned certification as a Wedding Planner. Currently she is a Certified Spray Tan Technician and owns Sunset Bay Tanning Salon at 39 High Street in Goshen, NY. Nikki is always focused on community and helping her fellow business owners succeed. “Their success is my success” are words she lives by.
Gerry Hluchan is a licensed professional engineer, and a founding partner of Gerard Associates Consulting Engineers, located at 223 Main Street, Goshen, NY. Since 1993, Gerard Associates has provided HVAC, Plumbing, Fire Protection and Electrical design services for numerous buildings in Goshen, and throughout the Hudson Valley. Gerry is an active community member and supporter of numerous local not-for-profit organizations.
Board President, Emeritus
Patrick Boyle, Esq.
Daniel Connor, Goshen Central School District, Supt.
George Lyons, Town of Goshen
Joe Giglio, Amarian Insurance
Clark Coley, Clark Coley CPA.