Village of Suffern Board of Trustees

Trustee Steven Alpert – Deputy Mayor
Trustee Alpert also serves as Deputy Mayor for the Village of Suffern.  He has been a resident of Suffern for 27 years.  He earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from New York University and has been a Broadcast Television Engineer for over 30 years.  Trustee Alpert is a 6-time television “Emmy Award” winner and is an author with works nationally published in USA Today and in the New York Times.  He is married to Meredith Alpert, a Psychiatric Social Worker and is the father of two children who are students in the Suffern Central School District.
E-Mail Address: salpert@suffernny.gov
TEL: (845) 357-2600

Trustee Charles Barone
Trustee Barone and his wife Beth have resided in Suffern since 2006.  Charles earned a Bachelor’s degree from Ithaca College and a Master’s degree from Ramapo College. He has been a High School Science Teacher for the past 30 years and currently teaches Environmental Science at Nanuet High School. He serves as the Nanuet Science Olympiad Team coach. Charles has served his local community as: President of the Nanuet Teacher Association, Chairman of the Nanuet Teachers Benefit Trust, Vestry Member of Christ Episcopal Church in Suffern, Member of the Suffern Recycling and Tree Committees, and Member of the Suffern ZBA. Charles is a recipient of the Andrew Haggerty Award and was honored by the Suffern Chamber of Commerce for creating the Suffern Car Show.
E-Mail Address: cbarone@suffernny.gov
TEL: (845) 357-2600

Trustee Jo Meegan-Corrigan
E-Mail Address: jmeegan-corrigan@suffernny.gov
TEL: (845) 357-2600

Trustee Paul Girard
Trustee Girard has been a resident of Suffern for 22 years. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Accounting at Pace University.  For over 20 years, Paul has been employed by the Nestle Corporation, a globally recognized leader in the food and beverage industry where he leads the global procurement function for the Gerber Infant Formula and Health Sciences Divisions in Florham Park, NJ.  In his previous roles at Nestle, Paul has held leadership roles Operations Finance, Production Planning, and Warehouse Management.  Over his professional career, Trustee Girard has developed expertise in areas beneficial to serving our Village including budgeting, strategic planning, contract negotiation, and risk management.  Trustee Girard has two children who are graduates of the Suffern Central School District and currently attending college.  Paul’s fiancé, Lori, has been a Suffern resident since 2005 and has two children who are graduates of the Suffern Central School District and are currently attending college.  Paul and Lori are volunteer Trainers for Heroes and Cool Kids and the Keep Suffern Beautiful Program.
E-mail Address: pgirard@suffernny.gov
TEL: (845) 357-2600