The Board of Directors of Mainstream Green, Inc. has elected Alex Gerson to their Board.
Alex is the Financial Center Manager at AmeriCU Credit Union in Camillus NY. He has been involved with many community events and causes over the years, and is a 2016 graduate of the Leadership Greater Syracuse program.
Alex and his wife, Catherine, live in Tully, NY where they cultivate apple trees and are planning to grow a variety organic vegetables and herbs.
"We are always looking for ways to reduce our carbon footprint," Alex says."We have active composting sites throughout our property, and we buy many food staples in bulk and use our own reusable packaging, instead of single use plastic bags, whenever possible." He says they hope to one day energy net zero with solar and/or wind turbines.
Born and raised in Syracuse NY, Alex earned a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy with a minor in Economics at University of Vermont. He worked for banks and credit unions in Hawaii for 18 years before returning to CNY in 2012.