Catherine Gale, of Cazenovia, N.Y., joined the board in 2005, and previously served from 1995 to 2004.
Gale is a managing partner of the law firm Gale, Gale & Hunt, LLC, in Fayetteville, N.Y. She concentrates her practice in the areas of litigation and health law.
She earned a registered nursing degree at St. Joseph’s Hospital, received a bachelor’s degree from University College of Syracuse University, a master’s degree in business administration at the Maxwell School of Syracuse University, and a juris doctoral degree from the Syracuse University College of Law.
She was named one of New York’s “Top 25 Women Super Lawyers” in 2008, and serves on several boards of directors for organizations in Central New York. She also teaches as an adjunct professor and guest lecturer.