Northville and Queensbury School Administrators Honored

ALBANY, NY (05/07/2024) (readMedia)-- Tammy Reidel, Northville Elementary School principal and Rich Keys, director of health, PE & athletics in Queensbury, are the recipients of this year's SAANYS Region 6 Excelsior Awards.

Each year, Region 6 (Capital Region) of the School Administrators Association of New York State (SAANYS) holds its annual Leadership Breakfast to recognize leadership in all of its forms in our schools. This year, the breakfast will be held on May 20 from 9-11 am at the Vista at Van Patten Golf Club in Clifton Park. The breakfast also recognizes student leaders (in grades 5-12) and senior scholarship winners.

The Excelsior Award is given to individuals whose dedication and exceptional contributions throughout their career have made a difference for children and their school community. These individuals have been formally nominated by a SAANYS member and approved by the Region 6 Executive Committee as having an enduring commitment to public education and students. Recipients could be a parent, teacher, community member, or active or retired administrator who has dedicated their life's work in the service of education and support of student learning.