Officials (Village)

Terry Parisian

Terry Parisian


Terry Parisian has been a Saugerties resident for over 40 years. Terry is married to the former JoAnne Kerbert and has two sons, Robert and Daniel.

Terry is employed in property management by Edgewater Management Company, Inc., as the GM of the Hudson Valley Mall in Kingston, NY. Prior to joining Edgewater, Terry was VP of Sales for MW&W International Corporation located Mahwah, NJ and Product Marketing Manager for Ferroxcube/Philips Components in Saugerties.

Terry is a graduate of Oneonta High School and SUNY Delhi.

Terry has volunteered his time to many youth activities including Junior Achievement, AYSO, Hudson Valley Select Soccer, Saugerties Little League, Saugerties Biddy Basketball, Saugerties Babe Ruth and Saugerties American Legion Baseball.

In addition to Terry’s passion for working with the youth of the community, he has also taken an active role in guiding the educational and economic well being of Ulster County. He served two terms as a Trustee on the Saugerties Board of Education, was President of the Ulster County School Boards Association, took part in the implementation process for Ulster Tomorrow and, at present, is a member of the UCDC Balanced Growth Committee.

Currently Terry is the Chair Elect for the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce, serves on its Executive Committee, Government Affairs Committee, and Strategic Planning Committee, and has chaired the Ulster County Wing Fling.



Terry Parisian was appointed by Mayor William E. Murphy to his current position as Trustee on the Village Board on January 3, 2012.  He was re-elected in 2014 and 2016 and his current term lasts until 2018.



Trustee Parisian is Commissioner of the Department of Public Works (DPW).  The DPW is responsible for the maintenance, resurfacing and plowing of roads in the Village. The DPW completes maintenance and drainage projects throughout the Village. The DPW also contributes to the overall functioning of the Village by supporting other departments and completing infrastructure enhancement projects designated by the Village Board.


Terry is also the  liaison to the Historic Review Board.