Currently he is director of client services for the Times Union where his position encompasses new business development and community relations. Danieli joined the company in 1977 as an advertising account executive.
Danieli is an active board member with: Vanderhyeden Hall and Seton Health Foundation.
Four other board members were appointed to leadership positions:
The board also welcomed four new directors: Kathleen Carney '04 of Troy, president of the college's Alumni Association; Christina Fitzgerald '71 of Saratoga Springs, president of CPF Management Corporation; Tracey Wardwell of Schaghticoke, branch manager/banking officer of M&T Bank; and Robert Welch '80 of Troy, vice president of Rose and Kiernan.
In addition, seven other current directors were reappointed to the Foundation board and also will serve three-year terms:
Gifts to the Foundation from alumni, corporations and friends are used to enhance programs, facilities and scholarship opportunities at the college. In the 2006-07 academic year, philanthropic support to the college and Foundation totaled more than $900,000.
Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 70 degree and certificate programs in four schools: Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Sciences; and Liberal Arts and Sciences, as well as programs run through the Educational Opportunity Center offering certification programs in workforce and academic preparation. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of more than 12,000 students, and it is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and worker retraining. Hudson Valley has more than 60,000 alumni.