Meet Our Officers & Board Members
Representing Members

Throughout NYS

New York State Beer Wholesalers Association Leadership

As a member driven organization our Officers and Board are comprised entirely of active members.  Officer and Board Members are elected as equitably as possible to represent all member company sizes and the various regions throughout the state. 

Board of Directors

2017: John Potter, Jr., Elmira; Tessa Tobin, Rochester; Christopher Bertoline, Peekskill

2018: Kyle Barbeau, North Lindenhurst; Alex Bergson, Bronx; George Allen, Oneonta

2019: Joe Certo, West Seneca; Dan Dorsey, Jr., Oswego; Bob Kolasa, Lancaster

  • Bill Bessette, Bronx

    Chairman
  • Steven W. Harris, Albany

    President
  • Debra Boening, Blauvelt

    Chairman Elect
  • Bernie Schroeder, West Henrietta

    Treasurer
  • Sean Rose, Yaphank

    Secretary
  • Ed Keis, Mechanicville

    Immediate Past Chairman
  • Paul Vukelic, Lancaster

    Officer at Large
  • George Allen, Oneonta

    Officer at Large