cropped good group photo 2017Stony Point Center is not just a conference center, it's a community. Our staff, volunteers (including the Community of Living Traditions), directors, board, and friends work together to make your event successful and your stay rewarding. Our mission includes providing radical hospitality, so be sure to make your needs known to us and we will be sure to respond!


Our Management Team

paula s 2014Paula Sandusky

Paula is General Manager. Her job is to be sure systems are in place to support the best experience possible for every guest who passes through our doors.  She can also help you to promote your event through our website and social networking.

845-786-5674 x102 or email

mary romanoMary Romano

As Group Sales Manager, Mary is your first point of contact and will help you to book your meeting space and accommodations.  Mary will help you plan the dates for your retreat.  She may also help you think through your goals for your event and help you to work within your budget constraints and plan a successful event. 

845-786-5674 x101 or email

emilygoddardEmily Goddard

Once your contract process is complete, our Guest Services Manager assists you with all the details leading up to your event.  She'll work with you to develop rooming assignments, learn about your guests dietary needs and schedule amenities for your meeting space.  Relax, we've done this before! In addition to your assigned host, she will be sure your needs are met during your stay.

845-786-5674 x105 or email

donna cDonna Costa

Donna is our Head Chef and Food Service Manager.  Donna and her team lovingly prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner with locally sourced foods whenever possible.  She is notoriously flexible and accommodating to the needs of each group.  We are proud of our partnership with Jawonio to augment the staffing needs of the dishroom and dining room, and especially proud of the product that our kitchen team creates, day in and day out!

845-786-5674 x115

linda pLinda Pagano

Linda manages our Business Office and is our liaison to our head office for Human Resources and Accounting.  Much of her work is behind the scenes,  but she has covered the early morning shift at the front desk for years and loves to welcome guests and attend to their needs.  She'll process your deposit and payments and field your billing questions. Linda is our longest standing employee, her dedication and loyalty to Stony Point Center are unparalleled.

845-786-5674 x103 or email

geeta sGeeta Seemungal

Geeta is our Manager of Housekeeping. She and her staff make sure your living space is clean and ready for your arrival. Her years of dedicated service ensure a spirit of hospitality.

tylerdTyler Drost

Tyler is our Chief Engineer. He is skilled in so many areas: electrical, carpentry, heating and cooling systems. He oversees all property concerns, manages renovations and assures that the campus is ready to offer our guests the best experience possible.

p1030804Kitty Ufford-Chase

Kitty is the Co-Director. A life-long Quaker, Kitty is particularly interested in strengthening the spiritual grounding needed for bold action for peace, nonviolence, and justice. Kitty also runs our Cultivating Quiet workshops.

845-786-5674 x121 or email

rickRick Ufford-Chase

Rick is the Co-Director (with his wife, Kitty). Rick is deeply interested in the intersection between our faith, the challenge of responding to violence in our time, and the work of partnering with those from other religious traditions to protect and extend basic human rights to all people.

845-786-5674 x108 or email

Karen Kaufman

Co-Directors' Office

845-786-5674 x107 or email