Double H Ranch Welcomes New Board Members

The Double H Ranch announces the appointment of four new members of its Board of Directors.  Joining the Board of Directors are Edward Selig, Anne Putnam, Mathew Parker and J. David Michaels.  “The Double H Ranch is excited to welcome four new Board members who bring a diversified array of experience and value to our organization. Sustainability is a priority goal for the Double H Ranch and this new leadership is a key step in insuring the future viability of the organization.  Each of our new members have shown a deep passion for our mission and we are thrilled that they are willing to dedicate their time and resources to help our organization grow.” Max Yurenda, Executive Director/CEO.

edward selig headshotEdward Selig is a founding partner and Director of Litigation Services of the Certified Public Accounting Firm of LCS&Z, L.L.P, a regional firm ranked among the largest accounting firms in the New York Capital Region.  Mr. Selig is a graduate of the State University of New York at Plattsburgh, and is a member of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

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Anne Putnam has been the Senior Vice President at Fenimore Asset Management/FAM Funds since 2016.  Putnam has been with Fenimore Asset Management for over 10 years, holding positions as Relationship Manager and Vice President of Institutional Development.  Ms. Putnam earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Bucknell University, and went on to receive her MBA from the Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management.  Among her many professional achievements, Ms. Putnam has a strong background in Community Involvement as a Board Member of Proctors Theatre, Treasurer for the Putnam Family Foundation and as a member of the Finance Committee for the First Reformed Church of Schenectady.

matthew parker headshotMatthew Parker graduated from the University of Evansville with a Bachelor’s Degree in International Business and Spanish.  Parker went on to earn a Master’s Degree in Business Management, Business Administration, Leadership and Management through the University of Phoenix.  Currently, Mr. Parker is currently the President & CEO of Experience Financial Group, a licensed residential mortgage company in the states of Texas and Florida and a commercial loan company throughout the United States.  Moreover, Parker is the Founder and Chairman of the Parker Foundation for Health & Happiness and was awarded the 2012 Serious Fun Children’s Network Exemplary Leader Award.

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David Michaels was the former CEO of The Michaels Group Builders/Developers. The company, founded in 1981 and headquartered in Malta, NY is well known for building quality and innovative planned residential communities throughout the Capital Region. He has supported organizations including; Albany Medical Center, Glens Falls Hospital, the Peter Young Foundation and the Double H Ranch.