Finance & Budget
Margaret L. Murray was appointed as a member of the Authority Board by the Jefferson County Board of Legislators. She was named Vice Chair of the Board in March, 2019.
Ms. Murray is a partner in Murcrest Farms LLC, a three generation family-owned dairy farm located in the Town of Champion. She also is the farm business educator for Cornell Cooperative Extension of Lewis County, a position she has held for the past 14 years. Ms. Murray is a graduate of Jefferson Community College and LEAD New York (The Empire State Food and Agricultural Leadership Institute).
Ms. Murray currently serves on the American Dairy Association and Dairy Council Board of Directors, the Jefferson County Agricultural Development Council committee, the Copenhagen Alumni Association, and volunteers at the Copenhagen Food Pantry.
Ms. Murray has served as a member of the Authority Board since November 16, 2012.
Current term start date is February 10, 2016 with an expiration date of December 31, 2019.