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Alumni & Giving

Headshot of Kenneth CountermineWelcome to the Schenectady County Community College Foundation, a not-for-profit corporation, dedicated to engaging our community and growing relationships to support the dreams of our students, develop a vibrant workforce and advance our community and region.

Established in 1973, the Foundation’s many generous donors and friends, enthusiastic Board of Directors and dedicated Foundation staff are committed to student access and success through an ever-growing scholarship program, investing in programs, new technology, capital projects, and faculty development to enhance the SUNY Schenectady.

On March 10, 2021, the Foundation Board of Directors adopted four strategic goals that will drive our work through 2026. With this strategic framework, and your continued support, the Foundation is poised to amplify the many voices of SUNY Schenectady throughout the Capital Region and beyond.

Kenneth R. Countermine '93
Foundation Board Chair


Foundation Board of Directors, 2023-2024

Kenneth R. Countermine ’93

Community Bank

Peter L. Gregory

RBC Wealth Management

Steady H. Moono, Ed.D.

College President

Lynn Manning

Retired, MVP Health Care
Immediate Past Chair



Name Employer
Karen Bradley Ret., Schenectady County Public Library
Ann Fleming Brown Union College
Kevin R. Buhrmaster 1st National Bank of Scotia
Michelle Carr City of Schenectady
Kara Haraden Mohawk Honda
Margaret (Peggy) King SUNY Schenectady Dean Emeritus
Daria Mallin Envision Architects
Jeanne M. Maloy Marshall & Sterling
Paula Marshman Women’s Fund of the Capital Region/WERC,
and Mohonasen Foundation for Excellence
Keven Mathes The National Bank of Coxsackie
Victor L. Mazzotti, Esq. Harding Mazzotti
Rev. Francis Rigobert Zion Lutheran Church
Donald Rohr, Ph.D. Plug Power
Dr. Kristin M. Seaburg Trinity Health/St. Peter’s Health Partners
Kimberly Speck MVP Health Care
Tina Chericoni Versaci, Esq. Community Advocate
M.A. Waheed Taj Mahal
Lyle Woods Turf Hotels

Board Members Emeritus

Name Employer
Terry Phillips Community Advocate
Yono Purnomo, CEC, CFBE Yono's Restaurant


Foundation Staff

Please contact us if we can help you in any way.

Marianne Senneca

Vice President of Development and External Affairs

Sarah Boink

Senior Stewardship Officer

Leanna Liuzzi

Stewardship Officer

Arlene Moran

Executive Secretary