Our Staff

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Dr. Nancy Barno Reynolds

Executive Director
Dr. Nancy Barno Reynolds has been an active participant in the arts for more than 30 years, as a student, working artist, judge, curator, teacher, collector, and patron. Since 2018, she has served the Broome County Arts Council as their Executive Director, responsible for an organizational rebrand, overhaul in mission and vision, and creation of increased public programming, services, and membership. Through grant writing, Barno Reynolds raised over a half million dollars for the arts in Broome County and, in 2018, launched BCAC’s Artisan Gallery, an arts retail and exhibition space. In 2019, Barno Reynolds and the Broome County Arts Council introduced the first of an annual County-wide open studio and self-guided weekend, The Broome Art Trail, featuring over 100 artists and 54 venues.

Formerly, Barno Reynolds was the Director of Inclusive Adolescence Education at Cazenovia College and the Founder and Director of The Art School.

Barno Reynolds attended Binghamton University where she earned an Ed.D. in Educational Theory and Practice, an M.S.Ed in English Education (7-12) and Elementary Education (N-6), and a B.S. in Literature and Folklore, with a minor in Anthropology.

Barno Reynolds is a lifelong resident of Broome County, where she resides with her husband and four children. She serves on the Advisory Boards of the Susquehanna Heritage Area Commission, Binghamton Business & Arts Alliance, and more, advising on a number of educational committees as well. She is a recent Member of the Broome County Veteran’s Memorial Arena and Forum Theater Board of Directors.

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Anna Warfield

Programs & Marketing Manager
Anna Warfield is a graduate of Cornell University where she obtained a B.F.A. and a B.S. in Communication with a concentration in media studies. Having grown up in Whitney Point, Warfield is a local who became involved in B.C.A.C. early in life through its exhibitions of student works. In 2014 she became a B.C.A.C. member, in 2018 she joined the team as the Executive Assistant, and in 2019 she stepped into her current role as Programs & Marketing Manager.

In 2019, Warfield received a HYPE Award in the Arts from the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce for demonstrated career success and for making positive change in the Greater Binghamton Community. Warfield has worked for a blend of art spaces, including Light Work in Syracuse, Pace Editions in Manhattan, and LUMA Arts Initiative in Binghamton. Her passion for a breadth of artistic forms and desire to support each has led her to the nonprofit arts sector.

Warfield is a practicing fiber artist who has exhibited with Schweinfurth Art Center, Site : Brooklyn Gallery, the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, as well as with Experimental and Tjaden Galleries at Cornell University.

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Jenny Chang

Gallery & Events Manager
Jenny Chang has been actively participating in the arts and cultural industry many years in various cities—Taipei, San Francisco, Detroit, and Los Angeles—in both nonprofit and business environments. Born in Buffalo, she is happy to move back to upstate New York and become part of the Broome County Arts Council family.

Her past projects included Asian Art Biennial, art and cultural exchange program meeting in France, ICOFOM at National Palace Museum (Taipei), artist participation in art fairs (e.g. SOFA Chicago), International Glass Invitational Award Exhibition (Detroit), charity fundraising gala with Pacific Symphony, artist trunk shows at Wynn Las Vegas, etc.

In her prior role, Chang was in charge of the Marketing activities and Gallery Partnerships for a global art brand, LIULI, where she coordinated trunk shows, artist exhibitions, art fair opportunities, charity collaborations and worked with local galleries, retailers, and museum stores.

She holds an MA in Literary and Cultural studies and enjoys writing about arts and culture. Her vision is to bridge the gap between business and art and connect people from diverse backgrounds through art.

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Constance Barnes

Gallery & Retail
Connie Barnes has been living and working in the Southern Tier for more than 40 years. Currently a founding board member of VINES (Volunteers Improving Neighborhood Environments) and a long-time board member of the Broome County Public Library, she also served as a founding board member of Binghamton Imaginink, an arts and science-based organization featuring the DaVinci Festival. As Executive Director of the Edward L Rose Conservancy, PA, she helped create the long-running semi-annual art exhibition Images of Susquehanna County.

As co-owner and event coordinator for RiverRead Books, she hosted monthly art shows and opened the doors for many author readings, poetry gatherings and music events. She looks forward to working with BCAC in the creation of another great ‘Third Place’ in Broome County.

Program Volunteers

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Yvonne Lucia

Gallery & Exhibition Coordinator
Artist

Joanne Thorne Arnold

Arts Trail Coordinator
Artist

Lori Warfield

Artisan Window Design 
Artist & Paralegal

Broome Arts Mirror

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Barb Van Atta Krongold

Director

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George Basler

Contributor

Katherine Karlson

Contributor

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Nancy Oliveri

Contributor

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Sherri Strichman

Contributor

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Tony Villecco

Contributor

Board of Directors

Cynthia Rotella

President 
Owner, Regalo Gifts & Designs
Development, Special Events – Southern Tier AIDS Program

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Debra Colón

Vice President
Second Vice President, Columbia Financial Group

Stephanie Krummenacker

Treasurer
Owner, MediaBrush Marketing

Dr. Larry Dake

Secretary
Assistant Superintendent, Union-Endicott Central School District

Greg. Chianis, AIA

Partner, Chianis & Anderson Architects, PLLC

Artist

Marcia R. Craner

President, Cameron & Associates

Yaron Kweller

Real Estate Developer

Orazio Salati

Gallery Owner, Orazio Salati Studio & Gallery

Artist

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Dorollo Nixon, Jr, Esq.

Facilities Chair
Attorney, Lachman & Gorton

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Scott Rosman

Nurse Practitioner, UHS Binghamton Primary Care

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Phillip Ginter

Executive Director, Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park

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Mary M. Surdey

Leadership Consultant