In October 2016, Scenic Hudson named Kristin Gamble of Hudson, Columbia County, and New York City as the new chair of its Board of Directors. She has a depth of experience as a board member of the organization and its affiliated land trust.
Ms. Gamble assumed the chair of the board of Scenic Hudson after 11 years as a director, during which she served the board as a vice chair and treasurer. She chaired the board’s Investment Committee and was a member of its Land Use Advocacy Committee and land trust board.
Senior managing director of American Capital Management, Inc., Ms. Gamble has more than 45 years in the financial services field, including founding and serving as a principal of the investment firm of Flood Gamble Associates, Inc. Prior to forming her own firm, she held professional investment positions with Manufacturers Hanover, New Court Securities and Merrill Lynch. Her business affiliations include being a trustee of Federal Realty Investment Trust 1995-present and a board member of furniture manufacturer and retailer Ethan Allen, Inc. 1992-2015, serving on the Audit, Governance and Compensation committees of each at various times.