Ed Finkbeiner

Ed is retired after 25 years with General Dynamic Corp.  He enjoys making wooden boats and refinishing furniture.  Ed has been a board member since 2011.

Judy Heath

Judy, a registered nurse for 46 years, is retired but remains very active in the community. A member of the United Presbyterian church, past deacon and elder, Judy is married to Lew Heath with three grown children and two granddaughters.  She has been a board member since 2008.


Chris Frare

Chris taught math for 32 years in the Homer School District, and has been retired since 2007.  She has one daughter, Lisa, who is living in San Francisco. Chris lives in Cortland with her husband Jerry.  She is a member of Zonta, serves on the Hospice board and feels it is important for all of


Mike Shafer

Financial Officer

Mike is a partner with Riehlman, Shafer & Shafer and a 25 year board member with Cortland Loaves and Fishes.   Mike and his wife Kathleen reside in Cortland and have an adult daughter Emma.