2014 Scholarship Recipients

2014 Scholarship Recipients

                                       

Avon Dollars For Scholars
Welcomes New Board Members
&
Elects Officers for 2014-15
ADFS Raises Scholarship Funds for Avon Students Graduating This June

 

The newest members of the Board of Directors of Avon Dollars for Scholars are:
 
Joan Reiskin, Canton Board of Education
Penny Royer, Paraprofessional, Roaring Brook School
Deborah Schwager, Director of Guidance, Avon High School
 
 
 ADFS Officers for 2014-2015
 
President:  Steven Hahn; Financial Advisor, Ameriprise
Immediate Past President:  John Carmon; President of Carmon Funeral Homes
Vice President: Joanne Beers; Retired, Aetna Inc., National Accounts
Vice President: Eric Polinsky; Partner, Polinsky Law Group, LLC
Secretary: Ann August; Owner, Senior Transitions CT, LLC
Treasurer: Heidi Zacchera Retired teacher, Canton Public Schools and a Board member of the Avon Lions Club
 
 
 
Returning ADFS Board Members:
 
Ann Fisher; Realtor, Douglas Elliman Real Estate
David Kotler; Neurosurgical Physician Assistant, University of Connecticut Medical Center
Diane Lieberfarb; Guidance Counselor, Avon High School
Kathy Marioni; Executive Director of the Connecticut State Department of Labor's Office of Workforce Competitiveness
Peg Mayer; Partner, Howard L. Page, LLC
Charlie Mayer; Owner, Data 2000
Mardell Peña; Senior Vice President of Human Resources, Virtus Investment Partners
Sarah Roberson; Principal of Out-of-Home Network LLC in Avon
Devra Sisitzky; Owner of Beloved Companions, LLC in Avon, which provides pet cremation and memorial services
Heather Toyen; Guidance Counselor, Avon High School
Steven Wolfberg; Principal/Chief Creative Officer, Cronin and Company Marketing Communications
TBD; Student Board Member of Avon Dollars for Scholars; A Junior at Avon High School is responsible for providing ideas and suggestions to the Avon Dollars for Scholars Board and to generate buzz among students about applying for scholarships and encouraging attendance at fundraising events.