March Gallagher

Ulster County Comptroller-Elect ,
Poughkeepsie, NY

  • Policy Change & Advocacy

About March

March is Comptroller-Elect and former President & CEO of the Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley. March joined the Community Foundations in September 2015 following a national search. She was responsible for the overall leadership of the Foundations including donor services, grant-making, and care and custody of Foundation assets. A resident of Rosendale in Ulster County, March is an attorney with degrees from Boston University, Bard College, Rockefeller College and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. She came to the Community Foundations after having served as Chief Strategy Officer at Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress, focusing on regional quality of life issues. Previously, March oversaw economic development activities for Ulster County as Director of Business Services and Deputy Director of Planning under Ulster County Executive Mike Hein.