Board Members

Board President

Steve Beardsley (term 2021-2024)

Occupation: Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending Manager for the Bank of Castile.

Family: Wife Shannon; Children: Andrew , Josh 

Reason for Serving: To provide our students with the best educational opportunities we can while making sound financial decisions with our resources.

Telephone Number: (585) 243-4093

E-mail Address: [email protected]
Steve Beardsley

Board Vice-President

Laura Geary (term 2022-2025) 

Occupation: Learning and Development Manager at Tompkins Financial in Batavia

Family: Husband Roy; Children : Chandler, Ryan , John.

Reason For Serving: To maintain access to programs that students need to develop into well-rounded individuals. To ensure that opportunities exist for all students at YCS.

Telephone Number: (585) 243-3298

E-mail Address: [email protected]

Laura Geary
Kevin Reed (term 2021-2024)

Occupation: Senior Assistant Director of Admission at SUNY Geneseo
Family: Wife - Christie; Children - Abigail, Kyle, Jack 

Reasons for Serving: To work collaboratively with the community and provide our students the resources they need to reach their full potential while feeling empowered to be the best version of themselves. Valuing and respecting all viewpoints, while thinking critically to move the district forward.  To be an advocate for our students with special needs. 

Telephone Number: (585) 919-9485

E-mail Address: [email protected]
Glenda VanRy
Marilyn Moore (term 2021-2024)

Occupation: Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation, SUNY Geneseo (retired)

Family: Husband Dennis; Son Patrick; Daughter-in-Law Rochelle; Granddaughter Willow.

Reason For Serving: To make a positive difference in the education of our greatest resources - the children of this district.

Most Important Issue: To provide a quality education and exceptional experience for all students.

Telephone Number: (585) 734-2468

E-mail Address: [email protected]

Christine Bianchi (term 2022-2025)

Occupation: Civil Engineer at TY Lin International, Inc.

Family: Husband Craig; Children: Anthony , Malina , Victoria ,  Samantha 

Reasons for Serving: To help facilitate a balance between the needs of the school and the desires of the community.

Telephone Number: (585) 243-9611

E-mail Address: [email protected]
Christine Bianchi
Kara Kane (term 2020-2023)

Occupation: Hotel General Manager

Family: Son:  Jerami 

Reasons for Serving: Helping to be a part of continuous improvement of the education of the students at the YCS District.

Telephone Number: (585) 260-7617

E-mail Address: [email protected]
Kara Kane
Kirsty Northrop (term 2020-2023)

Occupation: Owner/Operator of Lawnel Farms in Piffard, NY

Family: Husband Tim; Children: Grace, Pierson

Reasons for Serving: To help students and faculty be inspired to reach their full potential while at York. Connecting the community in school functions while promoting pride for YCS.

Telephone Number: (585) 506-6184

E-mail Address:
[email protected]