The Double H Ranch announces the election of a new slate of officers to its Board of Directors following the Annual Meeting in August. The new appointments are Charlie Crew, Chairman; Lisa Moser and Kevin Johnson, Co-Vice Chairs, Charlene Wood, Secretary; and F. Michael Zovistoski, Treasurer.
“In my capacity as CEO of the Double H Ranch, I have had the great privilege of working closely with our past leadership and our new slate of officers reflects the bench strength of our organization that will lead the strategic direction of the organization over the next six years,” says Max Yurenda, CEO. “Our future is in good hands with these dedicated and passionate leaders who understand and value the importance of our mission.”
Charlie Crew is a resident of Lake George, New York. He is a graduate of Villanova University. His 30-year career at General Electric Plastics Division focused on Executive Management, Sales and Marketing. Most recently he is the retired President/CEO of SABIC Innovative Plastics & Executive Vice President of SABIC Company. His interests include skiing, golf, biking, and global travel. Charlie is currently on the board of directors of the Lake George Association, Unistress Corporation and a number of private equity portfolio companies. He also serves on the Center for Global Leadership at Villanova University and is a former advisor to Autism Speaks.
“It is a privilege and an honor to be named the Chairman of the Board of this great organization. Over the last 15 years, I have experienced firsthand what a magical place Double H Ranch has been to so many children living with a serious illness. Through the wonderful support of the Board, the volunteers, and the community, the Double H Ranch has allowed thousands of kids to have safe fun and life-changing experiences,” said Charlie.
The Double H Ranch also welcomed Dr. Angela Antonikowski, Associate Dean of Professional Wellbeing at Albany Medical College and Albany Med’s inaugural Chief Health Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Officer, to the Board of Directors. Dr. Antonikowski is trained as a Clinical Psychologist with a specialty in child and adolescent Health Psychology. “I’m looking forward to providing meaningful contribution to the future direction of Double H. The work that Double H does and the children and families we serve is close to my heart, and ensuring our programming is meaningful and our future is secure is of the utmost importance to me,” states Dr. Antonikowski.