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Lake Henry Committees 
Following is a listing of the Lake Henry Committees, along with pertinent details.  Please feel free to reach out to the contact person for the committee you'd like to join!  

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Census / Membership Committee 
Purpose: The Census / Membership Committee is led by Susan Africa with the current focus of determining an accurate LHCA property count versus membership count.
Members: Susan Africa, Lynne Parker, Pam Snyder, Mike D’Onofrio, Michele Tavormina, Ginny Sordillo, Colin Snyder, Sara Costa-Wacovich
Contact:   Please contact Susan Africa at to join, or for more information.

Dam Committee 
Purpose: The Dam Committee is led by John Ujobai with the current focus being the maintenance of the dam and spillway, and providing the annual inspection required by DEP.
Members: John Ujobai, Niel Nielsen, Merle Conner, Mike Dick
Contact:  Please contact John Ujobai at to join, or for more information. 

Dam Remediation Committee 
Purpose: The Dam Remediation Committee is led by John Ujobai with the current focus of evaluating and upgrading the dam as mandated by DEP.
Members: John Ujobai, Cyndee Cann, Michael Dick, Merle Conner, Michael Cann, Keith Williams
Contact: Please contact John Ujobai at to join, or for more information. 

Ecology Committee 
Purpose: The Ecology Committee is led by Lynne Parker and the purpose of the committee includes the following:
  • Water sample collection and delivery to the testing lab 3x per summer
  • Water Sample Data Evaluation / Graphing
  • Coordinating with additional lake bottom owners (Clayton Park and Sordillos)
  • Coordinating with Nature Works on Milfoil Treatments
  • Coordinating with FX Browne and Clayton Park on CSAW Grant
  • Handling Cottager concerns and complaints
Members: Lynne Parker, Bill Burgerhoff, Dan Bauer, Mike D’Onofrio, John Ujobai, Eve D’Onofrio, Merle Conner, Michele Tavormina
Contact:  Please contact Lynne Parker at to join, or for more information.

Finance Committee 
Purpose: The Finance Committee is led by Cyndee Cann with the current focus of:
  •  Managing LHCA cottagers' accounts
              - Includes collecting and recording LHCA dues
              - Includes collecting and recording Dam Assessments, and/or any other special fees or assessments.
  • Handling liens on non-payments
  • Overseeing insurance and bonding of officers for LHCA
  • Paying all valid invoices
Members: Cyndee Cann, John McWhirk, Grace Piconi
Contact:  Please contact John McWhirk at to join, or for more information.

Grievance Committee / Community Liaison
Purpose: The Grievance Committee is led by Michele Tavormina and the purpose of the committee is to address formal complaints by Cottagers.
Members:  Michele Tavormina, Pam Snyder, Merle Conner, Bill Burgerhoff, Niel Nielson, Rich Burok
Contact:  Please contact Michele Tavormina at to file a formal grievance.

Nominating Committee 
Purpose: The Nominating Committee is led by Dan Bauer and the purpose of the committee is to find people to fill up-coming positions on the Board.
Members:  Dan Bauer 
Contact:  Please contact Dan Bauer at to join, or for more information.

Property Committee 
Purpose: The Property Committee is led by Michael Dick and the purpose is to handle issues involving property owned by the LHCA. 
Members: Michael Dick, Lynne Parker
Contact:  Please contact Michael Dick at to join, or more information.

Social / Newsletter Committee / Website
Purpose: The Social Committee is led by Pam Snyder and the purpose of the committee is update and maintain the website.
Members: Pam Snyder, Bill Tavormina
Contact:  Please contact Pam Snyder at to join, or for more information.