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Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York Hire New Director of Facilities and Properties

Albany, NY – Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York (GSNENY) has hired a new director of facilities and properties, Matthew King.

            In his new role, King is responsible for ensuring the council’s offices, conference centers, and camp facilities are operational and compliant with environmental standards and American Camp Associations standards and that all requirements of the New York State Department of Health are constantly met. King will also develop and implement the preventative maintenance plan for the properties, which includes grounds, buildings and equipment, and will identify and address capital improvement needs.

            King brings seven years of prior experience working at the Capital District YMCA as a property director to his new position as GSNENY. In 2020 he was awarded the President’s Award from the YMCA (employee of the year award).

He graduated from the State University of New York, College at Cortland in 2004 with a bachelor of arts in sociology. He resides in Rotterdam with his wife, Hilary, and two daughters.

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About Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York (GSNENY)

Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York (GSNENY), established in June 2007 from the union of four Girl Scout Councils (Hudson Valley, Mohawk Pathways, Adirondack, and North Country), represents almost 8,500 Girl Scouts in 15 counties including Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Greene, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Montgomery, Hamilton, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren and Washington. For more information, visit

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