The Business Council of Westchester is starting the new year with a slate of new board members that bring a diverse range of experience and talents to the county’s largest business organization.

Elected to three-year terms at its annual meeting on Dec. 6, were eight new board members: Joe Apicella, Managing Director of Development, The MacQuesten Companies; Michael E. Geisler, Ph.D., President Manhattanville College; Millie Hernandez-Becker, Founder and President of Skyqueen Enterprises; April Horton, Director, External Affairs & Government Affairs at Verizon; Robert Kestenbaum, CEO York International Agency, LLC; Joseph F. Markey, President, Hudson Valley/Metro NY Market KeyBank N.A.; Joe McCoy, Senior VP, Region Manager Commercial Lending for People’s United Bank and Sal Rajput, Principal at Walison Corporation.

“The quality of an organization is often demonstrated by the quality of its board members,” said Marsha Gordon, President and CEO of the Business Council of Westchester. “We are extremely fortunate to have so many talented and capable new board memb