Village of Suffern Board of Trustees

Trustee Steven Alpert 
Trustee Alpert 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 – Deputy Mayor
Trustee Barone also serves as Deputy Mayor for the Village of Suffern.  He 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
Jo Meegan-Corrigan has served in multiple roles for the Village of Suffern, including as a past
Chairperson of the Zoning Board Of Appeals and several terms as a Trustee and Deputy
Mayor. Among her accomplishments for Suffern, she has led efforts to secure federal funding for village flood mitigation plans and the homeowners devastated by hurricanes over the years, worked for residential development that is both livable and affordable for new and current residents of Suffern, and revitalized our downtown by spearheading the Village façade improvement program. Jo Meegan-Corrigan is also currently spearheading the environmental program at her job  to reduce waste and associated costs.
E-Mail Address: jmeegan-corrigan@suffernny.gov
TEL: (845) 357-2600

Trustee Fred Sauberman
Fred Sauberman has lived in Suffern for the past 45 years.  His two children are graduates from Suffern High School. Fred earned his B.A. degree from Hunter College and his M.A. in counseling psychology from Manhattan College.  For twenty years he taught the severely physically handicapped and the next twenty served as a secondary school guidance counselor.  Fred has been a volunteer teacher of various subjects at the ILR, (Institute for Learning in Retirement) at Bergen Community College for the past ten years.  He also was a real estate agent for 15 years.

Fred has served on the Board of Managers of Stonegate Homes at Suffern (Group One) for 42 years; 17 previously serving in the role as president and currently serving as vice-president.   Fred is also the secretary of the Bon-Aire IV Board of Managers and Chairman of the BOAR (Board of Assessment Review) of the Town of Ramapo.

Fred created the Suffern chess club (now defunct) and has been a teacher of chess.  He and his wife Lenore were early volunteers for the Rockland Family Shelter when they needed “safe houses” for abused women.

E-Mail Address: fsauberman@suffernny.gov
TEL: (845) 357-2600