Our Team

Serving 8-member counties, our dedicated team of 4 includes:

JEN GREGORY
JEN GREGORY Executive Director
Office: (607)724-1327 ext 204
LOLENE CORNISH
LOLENE CORNISH Secretary
Office: (607)724-1327 ext 201
JOANN LINDSTROM, MPA
JOANN LINDSTROM, MPARegional Development Analyst II
Office: (607)724-1327 ext 210
JACLYN COURTER
JACLYN COURTERRegional Development Analyst I
Office: (607)727-1033

Southern Tier 8

Southern Tier 8 is a regional planning agency that offers leadership support and technical assistance in project development, grant writing, program administration, geospatial and data analysis, with considerations for natural resources across the region.

Southern Tier 8 was established in 1968 as a special purpose local government unit under Articles 5G and 12B of New York State’s General Municipal Law. It operates under joint resolution of the legislative bodies of our member counties: Broome, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Otsego, Schoharie, Tioga and Tompkins.

Our Leadership

Our experienced board is comprised of 23 members, including many long-standing contributors:

Broome County
Frank Evangelisti–10yrs
Joseph Mihalko
Legislative Rep TBA

Chenango County
Robert Jeffrey, Chair
Shane Butler
Lindsey Lafevre

Cortland County
Beau Harbin, Vice-Chair
Dan Dineen–20yrs
Brian Tobin

Delaware County
Tom Axtell, 5yrs
Shelly Johnson-Bennett
Glenn Nealis

Otsego County
Karen Sullivan
Jody Zakrevsky
Lizabeth Shannon

Schoharie County
Phillip Skowfoe, Jr.
Shane Nickle
Alicia Terry–20yrs

Tioga County
Ed Hollenbeck, 7yrs
Elaine Jardine–20yrs
Teresa Saraceno

Tompkins County
Katie Borgella
Martha Armstrong
Anna Kelles

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