HRR Board of Directors & Advisory Council

The Hoosic River Revival Board generally meets once a month on the second Wednesday of the month at 5:00pm and additionally as necessary.

2020 Board of Directors
Judy Grinnell and Richard Tavelli, Co-Presidents
Vacant, Vice President
Bert Lamb, Treasurer
Vacant, Clerk

STEPHANIE BOSLEY  – Currently working with 1Berkshire, the region’s chamber of commerce and regional tourism council in Client Relations. Past efforts include work with Northern Berkshire Community Coalition, Town of Adams Community Development Office, and the American Cancer Society. Recently elected the City Chair of the North Adams Democratic City Committee.

PETER BREEN – Peter, a North Adams native, is retired from a forty year career in business and education. Peter continues to pursue his lifelong interests in nature, technology, history, cultures and genealogy. Peter and his wife, Mary Ellen, have two children and four grandchildren.

BERT LAMB – Recently retired from the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition as the Communications Coordinator. Previously worked in the printing business for over 30 years.

GLENDA MATOS-CARTER – Glenda was introduced to the North Adams community and Berkshire region by way of MCLA; hired in 2006 as the Assistant Technical Director at Venable Theatre of the Fine and Performing Arts Department. Glenda has earned an MA in Art Administration from Goucher College and a BA in Technical Theatre and Design from Keene State College.



KIM PERRY – Kim is an insurance agent representing American National Insurance in Williamstown, MA. Before her current profession, Kim worked in the restaurant and food industry while getting her Associates in Science Degree. She has lived in North Adams with her husband and daughter for the last 10 years. She loves the outdoors:  Kayaking, boating, horseback riding, camping and hiking are just a few of her favorites.

RICHARD TAVELLI  – Offers some 40+ years of experience in developing / implementing organizational strategies; managing and funding early stage companies and entrepreneurial enterprises; directing environmental permitting and remediation projects, including governmental relations; and transacting private equity mergers, acquisitions, and fund-raisings. BA, Williams College, Political Science, 1973 ; MBA+ degree Yale School of Management, 1979; born and raised in North Adams, MA.  Actively volunteering with several economic development groups in the Northern Berkshires.


2020 Advisory Council

Al Bashevkin
Cindy Delpapa
Brent Filson
Steve Green
Marion Grillon
Tom Jorling
Paul Marino
Gary Polumbo
Lelsie Reed-Evans
Jerry Shoen
Lauren Stevens
Colleen Taylor