Village Trustees




Kevin Parker – Trustee “Fill the Vacancy”
Term:  Appointed January 2018 – June 2018 (Special Election June 19, 2018 for Term thru June 2021)

Kevin Parker was appointed to the Village Board by Mayor Gary Butterfield.  Kevin was born in Alleghany, NY where he attended and graduated from  Allegany Central School 1988.  After school, he enlisted  in the Air Force where he was stationed in Fort Walton Beach, Florida.  After  his time in the Air Force he moved to  Syracuse,  NY.   Kevin  moved to the  Village of North Syracuse  with his  wife Kelley in  the  summer of 2000.  He  is a member  and has  served  in leadership  roles of  several masonic  organizations, including Memorial Masonic Lodge  #648, Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite, Valley of Syracuse, and Order of the Eastern Star,  Centerville  Chapter #185.  He has served  on the Boards of the  Onondaga County Masonic Charities Corporation and the New York State Blues Festival.

Kevin is employed by Aramark Uniform Svcs. as a District Manager.  In his spare time he enjoys traveling and playing music.  He is excited with the opportunity of serving our beautiful community.

He can be reach at (315) 458-0900.





Diane Browning – Deputy Mayor
Term: July 2017 – June 2021


diane bDiane has been a Village resident for 52 years.  She has served on the Village Board as a Trustee from 2003 thru 2011, was the Deputy Mayor from 2005 thru 2010 and was the Mayor from 2010 thru June 2011.  She has held offices as the Senior Advocate, Chairman and member of the Family Festival Committee, Liaison for the Planning Board as well as the Dept. of Public Works, currently serves on the Audit Committee, member of the North Area Meals on Wheels and a Commissioner for the North Syracuse Housing Authority.  Diane also played an integral role in the building of the Toll Road Apartment Complex.
She can be reached at 458-0900.


Patricia Gustafson – Trustee 
Term: July 2015- June 2019                       

pat gPat, a 37 year resident of North Syracuse, has 3 children and 1 grandson.  She is a graduate of Crouse Hospital School of Nursing, and is a communicant of St. Rose of Lima Church.  Pat was a nurse for 30 years for the North Syracuse Central School District – 16 years for St. Rose of Lima School and 14 years for Gillette Road Middle School; she retired in 2013.  She is a member of the North Syracuse Democrats, a 3 year member of the North Syracuse Lionesses, a 6 year member of the North Syracuse Family Festival, a 7 year member of the North Syracuse Planning Board, and was chosen the Volunteer of the Year in 2012 for the North Area Athletic and Education Center.  She looks forward to making a difference by serving the residents of the community where she has worked and resides.

She can be reached at 458-0900.




Chuck Henry – Trustee

Term:  July 2017 – June 2021                                                                                                 

Chuck resides in the Village of North Syracuse at 115 Single Drive.  He has 3 grown children.  Chuck drives tractor trailer for Southern Wine and Spirits.  He graduated from Cicero High School in 1972.  He attended Central City Business Institute (Accounting and Business Management) and part-time studies at Cornell University – Labor Studies.  Chuck was a former member of the Village Planning Board (2005-2007) and the Zoning Board of Appeals (2003-2005), as well as a former Village Trustee (2007-2011), and former Deputy Mayor (2011-2015).   Chuck is currently the liaison to the Codes Enforcement Dept. and Planning Commission.  Chuck feels the biggest issue with the residents is to hold down taxes.  Chuck is very supportive of the Police Dept. and the Department of Public Works, which both do a phenomenal job for the Village residents.




Easter Egg Hunt for Village Youth on March 24th , 10am. Call Parks Office to register.

Bunny Breakfast at VFW on March 25th, 8am-noon. Open to the public. To benefit the Family Festival on 5/26.

Community Center availability can now be checked on-line. Looking to book an event or meeting? See the Calendar listed at the bottom of the community center page (under Parks Dept)

New: Zumba Gold Classes every Monday & Wednesday mornings. Call the Parks Office for more info.

Community Chorus group invites more members. Rehearsals every Tuesday, 6:30pm at the Community Center

Yoga classes held on Wednesdays at 5:30 pm at the Community Center. Register through the Parks Office.

Driver's Safety Course being offered on 4/10 & 4/11. For more info call the Parks Office at (315)458-8050.