Region 6

2018region6awards logoSAANYS Region 6 will offer five $500 scholarships this year to graduating Seniors (Class of 2018) in the Region 6 area.

At least one award will be available to any student whose administrator is a SAANYS member, based on scholarship, citizenship, and leadership qualities. The selection process for each applicant should be determined by the principal of each high school. Download the scholarship application.

The additional four awards are available only to children of SAANYS members, based on the same criteria and not limited to one student per school. The determination for these recipients is made through a selection committee comprised of members of the Region 6 Executive Board. Download the family member scholarship application.

Please submit application forms with a transcript and resume by Friday March 2, 2018 to:
Attn: Brian Wood, Principal Cohoes City School District 1 Tiger Circle Cohoes, NY 12047

Award recipients will be notified by March 23, 2018. Recipients will be honored at the Region 6 Annual Awards Breakfast on Tuesday, May 22nd at 9:00 a.m. at Longfellows Restaurant, 500 Union Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

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Congratulations 2017 SAANYS Award Winners!

MSylofski PhotoNEW AWARD!
Leader in Digital Education
Michael Sylofski
Managing Program Coordinator, E-Learning Services Capital Region BOCES NERIC
Kachadurian-150NYS Secondary Assistant Principal of the Year
Thomas Kachadurian
South Colonie CSD





Regional Structure

Under the leadership of the regional chairperson, elected committee members provide collegial support for administrators and administrative units in the region. Your regional representatives are your local contact for state-level representation and coordination of services.

Region 6  Contacts

Serving members in Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, and Washington counties.

Name: Chris Sanita
Title: Regional Chair and Government Relations Committee
Phone: (518) 357-2770

Name: John Wyld
Title: Vice Chair 
Phone: (518) 862-5327

Name: Tom Sands
Title: Regional Representative
Phone: (518) 587-6777

Name: Linda Klime
Title: Board Member
Phone: (518) 233-6850

Name: Jennifer Drautz
Title: Board Member
Phone: (518) 765-3314 ext. 421

Name: Gene Gordon
Title: Retiree Advisory Board Member
Phone: (518) 669-2702

Name: Bryan Wood
Title: Government Relations Committee
Phone: (518) 237-9100 ext. 1404