Palace Think Tank

The Palace Think Tank is a volunteer committee of community professionals who are committed to the growth and revitalization of the Capital Region. The committee serves as a sounding board and generator of unique ideas supporting current Palace activities, identifying new and creative methods to grow and expand services, building relationships with our business community, and supporting development efforts and collaborative partnerships with other arts organizations in Albany.


Members  ‚Äč

  • Rich Barger, Director of Marketing & Communication, Coldwell Banker and Prime Properties
  • Schuyler Bull, Owner, Fort Orange General Store
  • Tara Burnham, Vice President of Marketing & Communication, Museum of Innovation & Science
  • Gabby Calabrese-Brown, Charitable Contributions Coordinator, M&T Bank
  • Peter Gannon, President, The Arsenal Business & Technology Partnership
  • Andrea Googas, President, AGapi Business Development & Consulting
  • Tony Iadicicco, Executive Director, Albany Center Gallery
  • James R. Kellerhouse, Assistant Vice President, Development, Albany Medical College
  • Rudy Lynch, Vice President of Brokerage Services, Carrow Real Estate
  • Geoffrey Miller, Director of Development, Albany Symphony Orchestra
  • Laura Petrovic, Director of Sales & Marketing, BBL Hospitality/Renaissance Albany Hotel
  • Justin Priddle, Vice President, Relationship Manager, Berkshire Bank
  • Marquita Rhodes, Executive Director, Albany County Bar Association