Buffone Elected First Vice President of Chamber of Commerce

Nancy Buffone, executive director of External Relations and University Events, was elected first vice president of the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce at the organization’s annual meeting on Jan. 15. Buffone served as board secretary last year.

Larry Archey, director of facilities and grounds at Hampshire College, was reelected as president and Julie Marcus, director of marketing at New England Environmental, was chosen as second vice president.

Also serving on the chamber’s board of directors are Meredith Schmidt, director of the Campus Center and Student Union, and Niels la Cour, senior planner at Campus Planning.