The Libertarian Party of New York is governed by the State Committee. An Executive Committee, a subset of the State Committee, handles the day-to-day operations of the party. Additionally, several counties have their own leadership.

Executive Committee

The 2020-2022 Executive Committee is the governing body of the Libertarian Party of New York between meetings of the State Committee.

Chair Cody Anderson canderson@lpny.org
1st Vice-Chair
Tony D’Orazio tdorazio@lpny.org
2nd Vice Chair Duane Whitmer dwhitmer@lpny.org
Secretary Andrew Martin Kolstee akolstee@lpny.org
Treasurer Lora Newell lnewell@lpny.org
Member-At-Large Rob Arrigo rarrigo@lpny.org
Member-At-Large Gabrielle Cordova gcordova@lpny.org
Member-At-Large
Pietro Geraci pgeraci@lpny.org
Member-At-Large Paul Grindle pgrindle@lpny.org
Member-At-Large Rich Purtell rpurtell@lpny.org

State Committee

Judicial District 1

Representing New York County (Manhattan).

Judicial District 2

Representing Kings County (Brooklyn).

Judicial District 3

Representing Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Schoharie, Sullivan, and Ulster Counties.

Judicial District 4

Representing Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Hamilton, Montgomery, Saratoga, Schenectady, St. Lawrence, Warren, and Washington Counties.

Judicial District 5

Representing Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Oneida, Onondaga, and Oswego Counties.

Judicial District 6

Representing Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Madison, Otsego, Schuyler, Tioga, and Tompkins Counties.

Judicial District 7

Representing Cayuga, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, Yates

Judicial District 8

Representing Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans, and Wyoming Counties.

Judicial District 9

Representing Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, and Westchester Counties.

Judicial District 10

Representing Nassau and Suffolk Counties.

Judicial District 11

Representing Queens County.

Judicial District 12

Representing Bronx County.

Judicial District 13

Representing Richmond County (Staten Island).

County Organization Chairs

The following are chairs of recognized county affiliates, known as County Organizations.

Albany County Chair Daniel Sanchez
Chautauqua County Chair Andrew Kolstee akolstee@lpny.org
Chemung County
Nick Grasso ngrasso@yahoo.com
Chenango County Chair
Tom Quiter tquiter@lpny.org
Columbia County Chair Scott Hoskins scottdhoskins@gmail.com
Dutchess County Chair Daniel Donnelly ddonnelly@lpny.org
Erie County Chair Duane Whitmer djwtax@yahoo.com
Fulton County Chair
Brandon Lyon lyonbra@gmail.com
Kings County (Brooklyn) Chair Matthew Morgan matthewisaiahmorgan@gmail.com
Madison County Chair David Penner greatbighat@gmail.com
Monroe County Chair Steve Becker drsbecker@aol.com
Nassau County Chair
Blay Tarnoff lpny@eblay.com
New York County (Manhattan) Chair Ilya Schwartzburg ischwartzburg@lpny.org
Onondaga County Chair Shawn Hannon hannon.shawn@gmail.com
Orange County Chair Pietro Geraci ocnylp@gmail.com
Orleans County Chair
Chase Tkach chasetkach@gmail.com
Otsego County Chair
Tim O’Connor otsegocountylibertarian@gmail.com
Queens County Chair
Michael Arcati ma2465@stern.nyu.edu
Richmond County (Staten Island) Chair
Chance Haywood
Saratoga County Chair Rob Arrigo rarrigo@lpny.org
Schoharie County Chair
Lora Newell lnewell@lpny.org
Suffolk County Chair
 William Van Helmond william.vanhelmond28@gmail.com
Tioga County Chair
 Theresa Gosart tgosart@lpny.org
Wayne County Chair Jim Dayton jdayton@lpny.org
Westchester County Chair
Dan Singer dpsinger@robisonoil.com
Ulster County Chair
Jay Carr jcarr@ulsterlp.org

County Contacts

County Contacts are those officials designated to act as the point person for forming an interim county organization.

Allegany County
Michele Ball
Cayuga County Dustin Johnson
Clinton County Zachary Remian remianzachary@gmail.com
Herkimer County Kristen Edwards
Jefferson County
Jeffery Sherk jsherk@lpny.org
Montgomery County
 Barbara Neznek belle51062@msn.com
Niagara County Bill Koller billkoller1990@gmail.com
Oswego County David Fite dfite@lpny.org
Putnam County
William O’Donnell
Rockland County Robert Greibesland
Seneca County Bill Evans
Steuben Count
y Angela Einwachter aeinwachter@lpny.org
Tompkins County
Lyza Feint
Washington County Brian Wells bwells@lpny.org
Wyoming County
Adam Allen 2xAdam@gmail.com

If you wish to be appointed as a county contact, please contact the Local Affiliate Development Committee at affiliates@lpny.org.

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