Jessie Stone has been named the new Executive Director of the Discovery Center in Binghamton.  Stone comes to the Discovery Center from Roberson Museum and Science Center, also in Binghamton.  Stone is currently the Chief Development Officer at Roberson. According to a press release from the Discovery Center Stone has been overseeing all aspects of fundraising, membership, marketing and public relations at Roberson.

The new Executive Director is a 1998 graduate of Binghamton University with degrees in economics and philosophy and a Master's Degree from Syracuse University in Public Administration.  Stone serves on the board of Tioga County Rural Ministries with previous experience with Endicott Rotary, the YWCA in Binghamton and the Finger Lakes Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.

Stone takes over the full-time duties after interim Executive Director Cheryl Dutko served on an interim basis until a new Executive Director was hired.


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