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Catholic Charities Announces Board Appointments



Mr. Luke Scarchilli has been appointed to the Board of Catholic Charities Disabilities Services.

Mr. Scarchilli, who resides in Saratoga Springs, is actively involved with advocacy for persons with disabilities. He has worked in a volunteer capacity for organizations helping children including Soccer Tots, which assists special needs students. Mr. Scarchilli is employed by Sandler Training in Albany, NY. 

Ms. Claudia Engelhardt has been appointed to the Board of Community Maternity Services, an agency of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Albany.

Ms. Engelhardt, who resides in Cohoes, is the Executive Director of Samaritan Shelters, Inc. She brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to this role, and has served in volunteer roles with the City Club of Albany; the Kiwanis Club; Court Appointed Special Advocates Advisory Board; the Albany County Historical Association; and the Juvenile Detention Association of NYS. Ms. Engelhardt holds an MS and a BA degree from the College of St. Rose.

ALBANY, N.Y. (August 20, 2019) – Leslie M. Apple, Norma G. Meacham, and Daniel A. Ruzow, partners at Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, have been selected by a nationwide peer review as a “Lawyer of the Year” in The Best Lawyers in America®.  Mr. Apple was recognized for his work in the practice area of…
Poughkeepsie, N.Y. (August 14, 2019) – The Chazen Companies is pleased to announce Kaitlin Sims, Engineer in Training, has joined the company as a Project Engineer for its Land Development group in its office in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Sims has previous experience as a Design Engineer for Chattanooga Engineering Group, developing commercial and…
TROY, N.Y., August 16, 2019 – The Rensselaer County Historical Society (RCHS) announced today that it has been chosen through a competitive selection process as one of 10 museums in the United States to participate in a Smithsonian pilot project to develop a unique humanities-based exhibition about local work history. The project is a hands-on…
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