2018 Follow the Leader Honorees Announced
The following LMV alumni will be honored for their leadership in the workplace & community, at the 16th Annual Follow the Leader Awards on
Wednesday, March 21st at Hart’s Hill Inn, 135 Clinton Street, Whitesboro:
Lenora D’Apice (’09), Community Wellness Partners
Jacob DiBari (’16), American Building Components
Mark Dudek (’16), The Arc, Oneida-Lewis Chapter
Cathy Newell (’93), Mohawk Ltd.
Frank G. Reid (’95), Arc Herkimer
Ernie Talerico (’14), Rescue Mission of Utica
Dennis Webster (’05), CABVI
Stephen R. Zogby (’94), Scalzo, Zogby & Wittig Inc.
The following businesses/organizations will be honored:
Mohawk Valley Community College
To register for the event: https://tinyurl.com/2018FTL
2017 Follow the Leader Recipients Honored March 22, 2017
INDIVIDUAL HONOREES (click on honoree’s name for video)
— Richella Abell-Hawes ’13, Arc Herkimer
— Sim Jonathan Covington Jr. ’14, SUNY Polytechnic Institute
— Lori Colasanti Frieden ’15, Coldwell Banker Faith Properties & Copper City Brewing Company of Rome
— Chris Lambe ’16, Kids Oneida & Universal Bookkeeper
— Victoria Paolozzi ’14, Catholic Charities of Oneida & Madison Counties
— Donna Sawyer White ’05, Samaritan Counseling Center of the Mohawk Valley
— Monica Stowell ’10, Upstate Cerebral Palsy
— Sean S. Morelle ’15, Roser Communications
Also this past year, to commemorate our 15th Follow the Leader awards, we honored our recently retired Congressman Richard Hanna with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his work and leadership in the Mohawk Valley.
The event took place on Wednesday, March 22rd at the Radisson Hotel Utica Centre, and Laura Casamento, President of Utica College, was our keynote speaker.