Deborah Milone is the Executive Director of the Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce. She has served in numerous volunteer and formal capacities and is renowned for her selfless dedication to the community.
Before joining the Chamber, Ms. Milone was a District Sales Manager at Yellowbook, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Guide Communications and Publisher of the Peekskill/Cortlandt Herald.
Ms. Milone currently serves on the Government Action Committee of the Business Council of Westchester, and the Advisory Board of New York Area Energy Alliance. For her extensive involvement in community service, and her exceptional work and leadership, she has often been recognized by the Westchester County Board of Legislators and state and local elected officials.
Ms. Milone serves on the board of the Peekskill Business Improvement District; as Vice Chair of the Zoning Board of Appeals for the City of Peekskill; as the first woman President of the Peekskill Rotary Club and Paul Harris Fellow; as Volunteer Coordinator on the Executive Committee of the Peekskill Celebration Festival; as Silent Auction Chair and Foundation Board Member for the Hudson Valley Hospital Center; as Chairman of the Board of the Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce; and on the Budget Advisory Task Force for the City of Peekskill.
Ms. Milone is a magna cum laude graduate from New York Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. She has lived in Peekskill for 28 years with her husband, John, and their two dogs .