Bedford Audubon Society

Bedford Audubon Society

A Northern Westchester & Eastern Putnam Counties, New York
Chapter of the National Audubon Society

Celebrating 100 Years of Conservation 1913 — 2013
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Interested in joining the leadership at Bedford Audubon?

Call Executive Director Janelle Robbins if you’re interested in expanding your role to include a committee membership.

We would love to hear from you!

Call us at 914.232.1999
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Our offices at Bylane Farm, 35 Todd Road, Katonah, New York 10536 are open 9am-5pm Monday through Friday. Our wildlife sanctuary properties are open daily from dawn to dusk.

2013–2014 BAS Board of Directors and Committee Members

Board of Directors

Carol Cioppa, President

Dr. J. Alan Clark

Lynn Becker

Walter Fowler

Marilyn Glass

Christopher London

Dr. Jim Jones

Marilyn Shapiro


Janelle Robbins, Executive Director

Tait Johansson, Naturalist-in-Residence

Sherrie-Sue Herz, Accountant

Bylane Farm Facilities

Carol Cioppa, Chair

Sue Davidson

Janelle Robbins, Executive Director

Tait Johansson, Naturalist-in-Residence

Fund Development Committee

John Erickson, Seed Sale Co-Chair

Steve Ricker, Seed Sale Co-Chair

Janelle Robbins, Executive Director

Education Committee

Dr. Linda Burke, Chair

Rich Fisher

Stephanie Mandella

Stephanie Perbode

Finance Committee

Carol Cioppa

Walter Fowler

Paul Laubscher

Paul Laubscher

Jon Powers

Phil Settembrino

Henry Morgenthau Preserve Committee

Marilyn Shapiro, Chair

Susan Allport

Christopher London

Ellin London

Marilyn Tinter

Toni Nagel-Smith

Vince Manna

Carrie Sears

Norm Tunnell

Leon Levy Native Garden Committee

Lynn Becker, Chair

Carol Cioppa

Tait Johansson

Janelle Robbins

Library Committee

Jan Andersen

Jennifer Hanley-Leonard

Programming Committee

Programming Committee

Carl Jaffee, Monthly Lectures

Tait Johansson, Naturalist-in-Residence

Jeanne Pollock, Registrar (914.519.7801)

Janelle Robbins

Elizabeth Royston, Book Club

Julie Aitchison

Nannette Orr

Sanctuaries Committee

Tait Johansson, Naturalist-in-Residence

Janelle Robbins

Phil Settembrino, Deer Management Team Leader

Jim Utter, Friends of the Great Swamp Liaison

Science and Research Committee

Dr. J. Alan Clark, Chair

Arthur W. Green, Hawkwatch Chair

Tait Johansson, Hawkwatch Site Coordinator
Allen Kurtz, Hawkwatch
Nannette Orr
Janelle Robbins

Contact Us!

Bylane Farm
35 Todd Road
Katonah, New York 10536

Phone & Fax: 914.232.1999

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