Skip to main content
Enter search terms below…

Member News

YWCA of the Greater Capital Region, Inc. Announces 2018 Resourceful Woman of the Year



YWCA of the Greater Capital Region, Inc. announces Nathaalie Carey, Deputy Commissioner for Administration and Chief Financial Officer at NYS Department of Labor, as the 2018 Resourceful Woman of the Year.  The event, presented by Groff Networks and Troy Web Consulting, will be held Monday, November 19, 2018 at the Albany Marriott (new location), 11:30a.m. to 1:30p.m.

As the Deputy Commissioner for Administration and Chief Financial Office at NYS Department of Labor, Mrs. Carey manages the agency’s $4 billion portofolio with oversight of all internal operations.  As an asset to New York State’s Women’s Pay Equity panel, she aids in exploring how to address closing the gender pay gap. Prior to this role, she served as Assistant Comptroller for Local Government and School Accountability where she was responsible for implementing the NYS property tax cap and developing the local government fiscal monitoring system. In addition to Mrs. Carey’s many accomplishments, at age 24 she became the youngest person, first woman and first person of color appointed as Budget Director of Broome County.

Nathaalie received a B.S. in English and Master’s in Public Administration from Binghamton University.  She is an experienced executive at local and state levels of governmnet with a strong background in finance, operations and technology. Nathaalie provides support to women throughout her community, encouraging them to use their voices in the workplace.

The Resourceful Women’s Awards were established in 2000, to recognize and honor women whose community and professional pursuits advance the empowerment of women, a core element of YWCA of the Greater Capital Region’s mission. ”We are honored and proud to recognize this year’s honorees,” said Daquetta Jones, YWCA-GCR Executive Director.

In addition to honoring Nathaalie Carey, the Awards Luncheon will recognize the 2018 Woman of Inspiration, Resourceful Women, Young Girls On A Mission and Community Partner Award recipients.  It is with deep gratitude that YWCA-GCR recognizes SEFCU as the 2018 Community Partner awardee for their priceless work, compassion, contribution and commitment to YWCA-GCR's mission, services and programs. The community awards recognizes organizations, corporations and individuals whose generous, tireless, caring, supportive spirits and expertise have provided significant financial contributions and tangible goods to YWCA-GCR over the years.

Nominations are now open.  To nominate a Resourceful Woman or Young Girl On A Mission, please visit, https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/S3QQWLM

Nominations will close at 5:00p.m. on Friday, September 21, 2018! To learn more about becoming involved in this event, please contact Brooklyn Esposito, Interim Director of Development and Marketing, [email protected] or 518-274-7100.

YWCA of the Greater Capital Region is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

Students in Hudson Valley's Automotive Technical Services program now have another vehicle to use for hands-on diagnostics and repair in their classes, thanks to a donation from the Goldstein Auto Group. Goldstein originally donated the 2010 Dodge Caravan to the Mohawk-Hudson Humane Society, where it was used over the last few years to transport…
For every $25 you donate to Northern Rivers between Tuesday, November 13, and Thursday, November 15, your name will be entered to win TWO (2) BOX SUITE SEATS for Dave Matthews Band on Wednesday, December 5, at the Times Union Center. TWO WINNERS WILL BE CHOSEN! Live Facebook drawing on Friday, November 16, at 10:30 a.m. www.northernrivers.org/DMB …
With the 36th Annual Troy Victorian Stroll less than four weeks away, Mayor Patrick Madden today announced the annual search for the 2018 Christmas Tree is officially underway. Members of the public are invited to submit a tree for donation and display in Monument Square in downtown Troy throughout the holiday season. Mayor Madden said, “The Troy…
Nov
15
Join us in honoring Bob Horan's legacy of collaborations between business and education to close the skills gap. Online registration has closed; member…
7:30 a.m. Check-in & Breakfast; 8-10 a.m. Event
Nov
27
Designed for Chamber members looking to maximize their investment by getting engaged and connected with the business community. Whether you’re a new or…
7:30 a.m. Check-in & Breakfast; 8 - 9 a.m. Benefits Overview
Dec
02
Attend the Northeast's largest, free holiday festival. With more than 100 entertainers, there is something for everyone! Join in the merriment as the…
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.