Brian LaTourette - Area 8 Director
LaTourette is president of the Downsville Board of Education, where he has served for 17 years. He has also been vice president of the board. He serves on the board’s audit committee and building and grounds committee. He formerly served on the accountability, budget and finance, board operations and transportation committees.
LaTourette has been active member of NYSSBA’s State Legislative Network and Federal Relations Network, advocating for the Association’s legislative priorities
A lifelong resident of Delaware County, LaTourette grew up on a dairy farm in Trout Creek, NY and graduated from the Walton Central School District. He attended college at SUNY Delhi where he received an associate’s degree in business.
LaTourette is an active member of the Downsville Fire Department and Emergency Squad. He is a former football coach in the Walton Central School District and has been involved with the Delaware County 4-H program. He also serve as chair of the Colchester Community United Methodist Church trustees where he has been a member for five years. LaTourette serve on the DCMO CTE advisory committee and also serves on the Cooperstown Jr. livestock show committee.
He is currently employed by the Watershed Agriculture Council (WAC) of the New York City Watersheds as the Large Farms Coordinator. He resides in Downsville with his wife Christie, their two children and three grown stepchildren and two granddaughters.
LaTourette's email address is email@example.com.