David L. Manchester
District 2 (Town of Big Flats)
- Chair, Aviation
- Member, Budget
- Member, Highway
62 Beacon Lane
Horseheads NY 14845
David Manchester was first elected to the Legislature for a 4-year term beginning January 1, 2011. Prior to serving as a County Legislator, David was a member of the Big Flats Town Board for fourteen years.
Currently, the Chairman of the Aviation Committee, David serves on the Budget and Highway Committees as well. David is very involved in community activities and serves on a number of Boards including:
- Elmira/Chemung Transportation Council
- National Soaring Museum Board of Trustees
- Lion’s Club of Big Flats
- Chairman, Webb Mill Cemetery Corp.
David grew up on the family’s dairy farm in Webb Mills. He is a graduate of Southeastern State University where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Aviation Sciences. David is currently employed by Corning Incorporated in the Aviation Department as an International Captain as well as Director of Maintenance. Both David and his wife Audrey are lifelong residents of Chemung County. They have three grown children and reside in the Town of Big Flats.