Swearing in of Officers Firefighter of the year Unit Citation Unit Citation

Swearing in Officers

Jim Burns swearing President Paul O'Brien, 1st VP Jeff , Bergstrom, 2nd Vp Tom Totten, Director John Cassidy, Secretary June Gunza, Fianancial Secretary George Hill, Treasurer Mike Karashay, Director George Stacy

Fire Fighters of the Year

President Penney with Fire Fighters of the year from Orange County  Jesica Bugbe and Jeanne Lent


Unit Citation

Hastings on Hudson Unit citation Award

Unit Citation

Unit Citation Port Ewen FD

Swearing in of Officers Fire Fighters of theYear Hastings on Hudson Unit Citation Port Ewen
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Budget & Finance Committee

Liaison: George Woolsey

Michael Karashay**                                                         
George Hill*
Jeffery Bergstrom                                                       
Santo (Chan) Rivera

The Budget and Finance committee is responsible for the preparation and review of the Association’s budget and projected revenue for the upcoming fiscal year. The Committee also develops recommendations to bolster’s the Associations financial posture. The committee works closely with the Financial Secretary and the Treasure in the development of the budget and finance recommendations.

The budget process begins with input from the various committee chairs. These requested are used to formulate the initial budget input. The budget committee meets in May of each year and evaluates each budget request based on the need and the report of expenditures from the Financial Secretary. The committee also examines the revenue reports from the Financial Secretary; this also factors into the budget preparations. The committee then adjusts the budget as necessary. The committee then formulates an action plan to help drive revenue for the upcoming fiscal year.

The committee chair is responsible for reporting the budget to the officers and membership at the annual convention via the committee reports. At the request of the President, the committee may also have to present an oral report at the Association’s annual convention.

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