Theodore T. Kusnierz, Jr.
Chairman of the Board of Supervisors
40 McMaster Street
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Theodore T. Kusnierz, Jr. currently serves as Chairman of the Saratoga County Board of Supervisors and has represented the Town of Moreau as Supervisor since 2018. He has served in various capacities in State and local government for over 31 years. Prior to his election as Supervisor, Mr. Kusnierz worked for the NYS Senate as Director of Policy and Operations, Director of the Legislative Commission on Rural Resources, and Chief of Staff and Director of the Senate Standing Committee on Agriculture for Senator Ritchie. During that time, he was also a Councilmember for the Town of Moreau for 16 years.
Mr. Kusnierz presently serves as a member of the Board of Directors on the Saratoga County Water Authority, the Capital District Transportation Committee, the Saratoga Casino Hotel Foundation, the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership, and the Saratoga County Economic Opportunity Council and has worked to enhance the joint economic development efforts of the Partnership and the Saratoga County Economic Development Corporation as a member of the Unity Committee. He has also served as a member of the Hudson Hoosic Partnership, the Town of Moreau Local Development Corporation, the Crandall Public Library Strategic 5-year Planning Committee and as a New York Republican State Committee Member.
Mr. Kusnierz is a life-long resident of the Town of Moreau where he attended schools in the South Glens Falls Central School District and graduated from Cornell University. As a small businessman, he and his wife Mary Ellen operate Candy Cane Farm, LLC which is a 255-acre family-run Christmas tree plantation and registered Black Angus Cattle breeding operation where they raised their son Ted and daughter Jacqueline.