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Spring Scholarship Reception
May 2, 2005

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The Hudson Valley Community College Foundation awarded more than $27,000 in scholarships and awards to 60 graduates and returning students.
The Hudson Valley Community College Foundation awarded more than $27,000 in scholarships and awards to 60 graduates and returning students.
2005 Spring Scholarship Donors
2005 Spring Scholarship Donors
Hudson Valley Community College President Dr. Andrew J. Matonak.
Hudson Valley Community College President Dr. Andrew J. Matonak.
Foundation Chairman William Fagan '73.
Foundation Chairman William Fagan '73.
Baruch Banks of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Banks is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Baruch Banks of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Banks is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Patrick Ball of North Chatham received the Peter T. Chimbos �64 Memorial Scholarship. Ball is joined by President Matonak and donors Dr. Dennis and Candace Nagi.
Patrick Ball of North Chatham received the Peter T. Chimbos ’64 Memorial Scholarship. Ball is joined by President Matonak and donors Dr. Dennis and Candace Nagi.
James Boomhower of Clifton Park received the Albany Kennel Club Paramedic Scholarship and the Michael J. Torello and Janet Atwater Scholarship. Boomhower is joined by President Matonak.
James Boomhower of Clifton Park received the Albany Kennel Club Paramedic Scholarship and the Michael J. Torello and Janet Atwater Scholarship. Boomhower is joined by President Matonak.
Jesse Boyce of Troy received the AARP 3991 Troy Area Chapter Nursing Scholarship. Boyce is joined by President Matonak.
Jesse Boyce of Troy received the AARP 3991 Troy Area Chapter Nursing Scholarship. Boyce is joined by President Matonak.
Mary Kathleen Callahan of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Callahan is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Mary Kathleen Callahan of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Callahan is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Amalis Caminero of New York City received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Caminero is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Amalis Caminero of New York City received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Caminero is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Daren Carroll of Eagle Bridge received the Joseph J. Bulmer Scholar Award. Carroll is joined by President Matonak and Professor Joan Shack.
Daren Carroll of Eagle Bridge received the Joseph J. Bulmer Scholar Award. Carroll is joined by President Matonak and Professor Joan Shack.
Juan Chamba of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Chamba is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Juan Chamba of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Chamba is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Alberta Chambliss of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Chambliss is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Alberta Chambliss of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Chambliss is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Yalanda Chaney of Albany received the Second Chance Scholarship. Chaney is joined by President Matonak.
Yalanda Chaney of Albany received the Second Chance Scholarship. Chaney is joined by President Matonak.
Rebecca Chase of Wynantskill received the James J. Fitzgibbons Scholarship. Chase is joined by President Matonak.
Rebecca Chase of Wynantskill received the James J. Fitzgibbons Scholarship. Chase is joined by President Matonak.
Christopher Ciancetta of Scotia received the Paul F. Goliber Scholarship. Ciancetta is joined by President Matonak.
Christopher Ciancetta of Scotia received the Paul F. Goliber Scholarship. Ciancetta is joined by President Matonak.
Desiray Cisar of Esperance received the Lockheed Martin Scholarship. Cisar is joined by President Matonak, Manager of Strategic Communications Don Martin, and President and General Manager of Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory Mike Quinn.
Desiray Cisar of Esperance received the Lockheed Martin Scholarship. Cisar is joined by President Matonak, Manager of Strategic Communications Don Martin, and President and General Manager of Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory Mike Quinn.
Willie Cobbs of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Cobbs is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Willie Cobbs of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Cobbs is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.

Sara Colaneri of Troy received the Ray Richardson Scholarship in Honor of Dr. Frank J. Morgan. Colaneri is joined by President Matonak, Dr. Morgan's widow Anne S. Morgan, and donor Ray Richardson. Colaneri also recieved the Troy Police Sgt. Michael Blair Scholarship.
Sara Colaneri of Troy received the Ray Richardson Scholarship in Honor of Dr. Frank J. Morgan. Colaneri is joined by President Matonak, Dr. Morgan's widow Anne S. Morgan, and donor Ray Richardson. Colaneri also recieved the Troy Police Sgt. Michael Blair Scholarship.

Laura Crandall of Glenmont received the New York State Federation of Home Bureaus Inc. Scholarship in Honor of Addie R. Timber. Crandall is joined by President Matonak and Joan Behan.
Laura Crandall of Glenmont received the New York State Federation of Home Bureaus Inc. Scholarship in Honor of Addie R. Timber. Crandall is joined by President Matonak and Joan Behan.
Shannon Crocker of Troy received the New York State Federation of Home Bureaus Inc. Scholarship in Honor of Saratoga County Home Bureaus. Crocker is joined by President Matonak and Joan Behan.
Shannon Crocker of Troy received the New York State Federation of Home Bureaus Inc. Scholarship in Honor of Saratoga County Home Bureaus. Crocker is joined by President Matonak and Joan Behan.
Jasmeet Dhamija of Latham received the Warren Joscelyn Mathematics Award. Dhamija is joined by President Matonak.
Jasmeet Dhamija of Latham received the Warren Joscelyn Mathematics Award. Dhamija is joined by President Matonak.
Nikita Dickerson of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Dickerson is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Nikita Dickerson of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Dickerson is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Linda Dow of Albany and Breeda Phummany of Green Island each received the Continuing Education Scholarship. Dow and Phummany are joined by President Matonak and Professor William Muller.
Linda Dow of Albany and Breeda Phummany of Green Island each received the Continuing Education Scholarship. Dow and Phummany are joined by President Matonak and Professor William Muller.
Joel Evans of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Evans is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Joel Evans of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Evans is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Cynthia Flansburg of Delmar received the WE@HVCC Scholarship. Flansburg is joined by President Matonak and Professor Carol McCarthy.
Cynthia Flansburg of Delmar received the WE@HVCC Scholarship. Flansburg is joined by President Matonak and Professor Carol McCarthy.
Elana Gehan of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Gehan is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Elana Gehan of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Gehan is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Joshua Gilbert of Glenville received the Evergreen Bank Scholarship. Gilbert is joined by President Matonak.
Joshua Gilbert of Glenville received the Evergreen Bank Scholarship. Gilbert is joined by President Matonak.
Taraja Green of Schenectady received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Green is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Taraja Green of Schenectady received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Green is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Monica Harvey of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Harvey is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Monica Harvey of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Harvey is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Stacy May Hollister of Averill Park received the Joseph J. Bulmer Scholar Award. Hollister is joined by President Matonak and Professor Joan Shack.
Stacy May Hollister of Averill Park received the Joseph J. Bulmer Scholar Award. Hollister is joined by President Matonak and Professor Joan Shack.
Kevin Johnson of Valatie received the Alumni Legacy Scholarship. Johnson is joined by President Matonak and Director of Alumni Affairs Aimee LaLiberte.
Kevin Johnson of Valatie received the Alumni Legacy Scholarship. Johnson is joined by President Matonak and Director of Alumni Affairs Aimee LaLiberte.
George Kiage of Waterford received the Second Chance Scholarship. Kiage is joined by President Matonak.
George Kiage of Waterford received the Second Chance Scholarship. Kiage is joined by President Matonak.
George Kiage of Waterford also received the Diversity Honors Scholarship and the Shamrao Vasudeo Watwe Memorial Scholarship. Kiage is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
George Kiage of Waterford also received the Diversity Honors Scholarship and the Shamrao Vasudeo Watwe Memorial Scholarship. Kiage is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
David Lechner of Nassau received the Albany Electrical Industry Contractors Inc. Scholarship. Lechner is joined by President Matonak.
David Lechner of Nassau received the Albany Electrical Industry Contractors Inc. Scholarship. Lechner is joined by President Matonak.
Mark Leffler of Petersburgh received the Janet L. Hamel Student Leadership Scholarship. Leffler is joined by President Matonak.
Mark Leffler of Petersburgh received the Janet L. Hamel Student Leadership Scholarship. Leffler is joined by President Matonak.
Eric Lefebvre of Pittsfield and Nadine Pretious of Schenectady each received the Harold M. Perkins Automotive Technology Scholarship. Lefebvre and Pretious are joined by President Matonak.
Eric Lefebvre of Pittsfield and Nadine Pretious of Schenectady each received the Harold M. Perkins Automotive Technology Scholarship. Lefebvre and Pretious are joined by President Matonak.
Nadine Pretious of Schenectady also received the Capital District Chevrolet Club Scholarship. Pretious is joined by President Matonak and club representative Lorin Spiegel.
Nadine Pretious of Schenectady also received the Capital District Chevrolet Club Scholarship. Pretious is joined by President Matonak and club representative Lorin Spiegel.
Anh Le of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Le is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Anh Le of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Le is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Sarah Lutzy of Rensselaer received the Kevin E. King Memorial Scholarship. Lutzy is joined by President Matonak, Kevin King's aunt Christine Pollock, and Kevin King's father Larry King.
Sarah Lutzy of Rensselaer received the Kevin E. King Memorial Scholarship. Lutzy is joined by President Matonak, Kevin King's aunt Christine Pollock, and Kevin King's father Larry King.
Carmen Masters of West Sand Lake received the Leonard Spiegel Scholarship. Masters is joined by President Matonak and Leonard Spiegel's son Lorin Spiegel.
Carmen Masters of West Sand Lake received the Leonard Spiegel Scholarship. Masters is joined by President Matonak and Leonard Spiegel's son Lorin Spiegel.
Tanzania McLeod of Albany received the WE@HVCC Scholarship. McLeod is joined by President Matonak and Professor Carol McCarthy.
Tanzania McLeod of Albany received the WE@HVCC Scholarship. McLeod is joined by President Matonak and Professor Carol McCarthy.

Kyle Mead of New Kingston received the William E. Peck ’82 Memorial Scholarship. Mead is joined by President Matonak and Robert Peck, Jr.
Rahkeem Morris of Albany received the New York State Federation of Home Bureaus Inc. Scholarship in Honor of May Roberts. Morris is joined by President Matonak and Joan Behan.
Rahkeem Morris of Albany received the New York State Federation of Home Bureaus Inc. Scholarship in Honor of May Roberts. Morris is joined by President Matonak and Joan Behan.
Leonardo Osborne of Queensbury received the John R. Fletcher Memorial Scholarship. Osborne is joined by President Matonak.
Leonardo Osborne of Queensbury received the John R. Fletcher Memorial Scholarship. Osborne is joined by President Matonak.
Caterina Pratt of East Greenbush received the Business Administration Faculty Scholarship. Pratt is joined by President Matonak.
Caterina Pratt of East Greenbush received the Business Administration Faculty Scholarship. Pratt is joined by President Matonak.
Alexander Raymond of Rensselaer received the Dr. Frank J. Morgan Jr. Memorial Scholarship. Raymond is joined by President Matonak and Dr. Morgan's widow Anne S. Morgan.
Alexander Raymond of Rensselaer received the Dr. Frank J. Morgan Jr. Memorial Scholarship. Raymond is joined by President Matonak and Dr. Morgan's widow Anne S. Morgan.
Nicole Reaulo of Waterford and Svetlana Misner of Cohoes each received the Frank Hanrahan Memorial Scholarship. Reaulo and Misner are joined by President Matonak.
Nicole Reaulo of Waterford and Svetlana Misner of Cohoes each received the Frank Hanrahan Memorial Scholarship. Reaulo and Misner are joined by President Matonak.
Melissa Reese of Accord received the Dr. Lawrence Emil Porcelli Memorial Scholarship and the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Reese is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Melissa Reese of Accord received the Dr. Lawrence Emil Porcelli Memorial Scholarship and the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Reese is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Kevin Rosell of Latham received the Lois and John H. Atwater Jr. Memorial Scholarship. Rosell is joined by President Matonak.
Kevin Rosell of Latham received the Lois and John H. Atwater Jr. Memorial Scholarship. Rosell is joined by President Matonak.
Tamara Rivera of Guilderland received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Rivera is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Tamara Rivera of Guilderland received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Rivera is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Tamara Rivera of Guilderland also received the WE@HVCC Mother�s Day Scholarship. Rivera is joined by President Matonak and Professor Carol McCarthy.
Tamara Rivera of Guilderland also received the WE@HVCC Mother’s Day Scholarship. Rivera is joined by President Matonak and Professor Carol McCarthy.
Janelle Russell of Troy received the John H. and Hazel Hayes Atwater Memorial Scholarship. Russell is joined by President Matonak.
Janelle Russell of Troy received the John H. and Hazel Hayes Atwater Memorial Scholarship. Russell is joined by President Matonak.
Anthony Sanchez of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Sanchez is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Anthony Sanchez of Albany received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Sanchez is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Pamella Scattareggia of Albany received the Hollie Sharp Lainhart Memorial Scholarship. Scattareggia is joined by President Matonak.
Pamella Scattareggia of Albany received the Hollie Sharp Lainhart Memorial Scholarship. Scattareggia is joined by President Matonak.
Jennifer Schroeder of Wynantskill received the WE@HVCC Mother�s Day Scholarship. Schroeder is joined by President Matonak and Professor Carol McCarthy.
Jennifer Schroeder of Wynantskill received the WE@HVCC Mother’s Day Scholarship. Schroeder is joined by President Matonak and Professor Carol McCarthy.
Lisa Selsey of Albany received the New York State Federation of Home Bureaus Inc. Scholarship in Honor of Rensselaer County Home Bureaus. Selsey is joined by President Matonak and Joan Behan.
Lisa Selsey of Albany received the New York State Federation of Home Bureaus Inc. Scholarship in Honor of Rensselaer County Home Bureaus. Selsey is joined by President Matonak and Joan Behan.
Alexander Sokol III of Clifton Park received the Dr. Joseph J. Bulmer EOC Scholarship. Sokol is joined by President Matonak.
Alexander Sokol III of Clifton Park received the Dr. Joseph J. Bulmer EOC Scholarship. Sokol is joined by President Matonak.
Sharon Staltari of Scotia received the Louis D. Nagi Scholarship. Staltari is joined by President Matonak and Louis Nagi's parents, Candace Nagi and Dr. Dennis Nagi.
Sharon Staltari of Scotia received the Louis D. Nagi Scholarship. Staltari is joined by President Matonak and Louis Nagi's parents, Candace Nagi and Dr. Dennis Nagi.
Melinda Stotts of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Stotts is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Melinda Stotts of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Stotts is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Isaiah Thomas of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Thomas is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Isaiah Thomas of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Thomas is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Laquan Thompson of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Thompson is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Laquan Thompson of Troy received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Thompson is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Denise Wilkins of Round Lake received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Wilkins is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.
Denise Wilkins of Round Lake received the Diversity Honors Scholarship. Wilkins is joined by President Matonak and Technical Assistant Jennifer Thompson.