Board of Directors

Andrew Chmar

Andy Chmar is the executive director of the Hudson Highlands Land Trust, the pre-eminent land conservation organization in the New York Highlands. He holds degrees from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, Harvard Business School, and the Naval War College. His professional career includes twenty-two years in the Army, attaining the rank of Colonel. Prior to joining the Land Trust in 2004, he worked four years as the director of operations for an international compensation consulting and data delivery firm. Andy and his wife, Gayle Watkins, live in Cold Spring, New York.