2016 Orange County's Rising Stars

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

                                       THE 2016 ORANGE COUNTY'S RISING STARS ANNOUNCED

Honorees to Receive Awards on October 6

Winners of the 2016 Orange County's Rising Stars Award have been chosen. These awards recognize individuals between the ages of 21 and 40 who are up-and-coming leaders in their professional and volunteer lives. Nominees must live, work or volunteer in Orange County. Selection was based on the individual's professional and volunteer activities, demonstrated leadership and the impact the nominee has had on his/her organization or community. An independent panel chose the recipients from a diverse pool of candidates for this prestigious award.   The 2016 Orange County’s Rising Stars awards will be presented to:

Andrew Carnright, Hudson Valley Regional Adult Education Network/Orange-Ulster BOCES

Doug Casscles, Jr., BlackRock Excavating Corp.

Andrea L. Dumais, Jacobowitz & Gubits LLP

Kerri Fenton Foley, Junior League of Orange County, NY, Inc

Lynn Haskin, Crystal Run Health Care

Colleen Mairead Hughes, PharmaCann

Crystal Johnson, Walden Savings Bank

Alexander Kemp, Orange County Partnership

A1C  Sinead Kirnan, 105th Airlift Wing, Stewart Air National Guard Base

Salvatore LaBruna, Legal Aid Society of Orange County

SSgt Jeffrey Lowery, 105th Airlift Wing, Stewart Air National Guard Base

Patricia Maher, Hudson Valley Honor Flight and Ulta Beauty

Dina Martirano, Round Hill Elementary School

Kirstyn Melick, Vanacore, DeBenedictus, DiGovanni & Weddell LLP

Steve Nicoli, Hudson Valley Honor Flight and Devon Management

Nikki Regina, Northwestern Mutual

TSgt Anthony J. Rivera, 105th Airlift Wing, Stewart Air National Guard Base

TSgt John Scarano, 105th Airlift Wing, Stewart Air National Guard Base

Tracy Tarsio, Day Seckler LLP

Jennifer Rosenhagen Traverse, Nugent & Haeussler, P.C., CPA’s

Jamison Zajac, McGoey Hauser & Edsall, Consulting Engineers, D.P.C.

 

The recognition awards will be presented at a special event on Thursday, October 6 at 5:30 p.m. at Anthony’s Pier Nine in New Windsor.  The program is hosted by the award’s founding organizations: the Junior League of Orange County NY, Inc., and Leadership Orange. 

       

There are a variety of ways to support the 2016 Rising Stars program, including purchasing a journal ad, or attending the event.  Reservations are required for the October 6 event and are $65 per person in advance and $70 at the door.   For ad and ticket information, please contact the Junior League of Orange County at 845.344.8554 or email jlocny@gmail.org

Leadership Orange
1161 Little Britain Road
New Windsor, NY 12553
info@leadershiporange.org
(845) 397-1947
(845) 457-4702