Kay Tyler, CCOM’s new fundraising Development Consultant, is no stranger to Montauk and is active in many areas of the community. A Montauk lover since 2006 and full-time resident for over 12 years, with her husband and three young children, who attend Montauk School, she brings leadership and marketing experience from JetBlue Airways, American Express, and Citigroup. Kay continued her career after starting a family and moving full-time to Montauk, initially as the Executive Director of the Montauk Chamber of Commerce and later as a Director at Gurney’s. A fully vested devotee of Montauk, she looks forward to helping CCOM preserve its future.
Director of Operations
Danielle Friscia was born, raised and currently resides in her hometown of East Hampton. She has been with CCOM as a full-time employee since 2012, and is currently its Director of Operations. Danielle holds a B.A. in English Literature from Binghamton University; a M.S.Ed in Education from Long Island University with an advanced degree certificate in education from St. Peter's College, University of Oxford; and a M.S. in Technical Systems Management from SUNY Stony Brook. Prior to joining CCOM, Danielle taught both English Language Arts and Technology at Springs School in East Hampton. She left teaching and moved to Manhattan to work as a Financial Services Information Technology Project Manager at the New York Mercantile Exchange. She moved back home in 2005 and hasn't looked back. She wants to give back to her community, so future generations can love where they grew up as much as she does. In her free time, Danielle enjoys trail hiking, European travel, and is an avid gardener and cook.
Jaime LeDuc, originally from Minnesota, holds a Bachelor of Science from Bemidji State University and a Masters of Biological Sciences from Michigan Technological University. For the past 14 years she served as an Aquatic Biological Science Technician at Voyageurs National Park and the Great Lakes Inventory and Monitoring Network, where she was the laboratory manager and specialized in water quality, climate change, invasive species, harmful algal blooms, and fisheries management programs. Until recently, she was also Chair of Surfrider Foundation’s North Shore, MN Chapter. Jaime currently resides in Southampton. When not working, you can find Jaime catching waves along the East End and exploring the coastline with her pups. .