Region 8

grad cap b&wSAANYS Region 8 student scholarship applications are now being accepted. The award winner will be invited to the Region 8 Spring Dinner on May 24th to receive their scholarship award.

Application Deadline: April 12, 2019
Download the application form here.

For more information contact Mr. Brian Coleman at 315-867-2058 or

 Regional Structure

SAANYS’ Region 8 executive committee serves members in Chenango (all but Norwich), Delaware (all but Hancock & Walton), Herkimer, Madison (all but Cazenovia), Oneida, and Otsego counties. 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 8  Contacts

Name: Brian Coleman
Title: Board Member / Regional Chair
Phone: 315-823-4300 ext. 2133

Name: Kathleen Carney
Title: Board Member / Secretary
Phone: (315) 738-9350

Name: Michele Shirkey
Title: Regional Representative
Phone: 607-287-5767

Name: Jon Speich
Title: Regional Representative
Phone: (315) 896-2943

Name: Mary Tomaso
Title: Government Relations Committee 
Phone: 315-866-2230

Name: Zane Mahar
Title: Treasurer
Phone: (315) 717-2698

Name: Frank Sutliff
Title: Retiree Advisory Board Member