2013 NYSHFA Volunteer of the Year Award Winners

Denise Johnson and Rick Patterson in Membership

On behalf of NYSHFA’s Membership Marketing and Public Relations Committee, we are pleased to announce the following winners of the 2013 Volunteer of the Year program. These volunteers will receive their well-deserved recognition at the Association’s Awards Program/Installation Banquet at the Annual Convention, which will be held at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, NY on Tuesday, June 25, 2013.

Young Adult
Sehar Laljee
Nesconset Center for Nursing & Rehab.
District 1W

Patricia Flaherty
Crown Nursing & Rehab Center
District 13

Senior Adult
Mary Lou and Paul Roggemann
The Pines at Poughkeepsie Center
District 4

Women's Board
Highpointe on Michigan
District 10

Spiritual Guidance
Deacon Norm and Nancy Foster
Highpointe on Michigan
District 10

The Committee recognizes volunteer district winners as well.  These district winners have been sent award plaques recognizing them for their volunteer efforts.  Attached is a list of the winners from all the districts who participated in the nomination process.  (Note:  Not all districts had facilities who submitted nominations.)  We wish to thank the membership for your support of these annual awards and encourage you to extend your congratulations to the winners.


NYSHFA Contacts:         


Rick Patterson
Sr. Director, Business Development
518-462-4800 ext. 19


Joanne O'Connor
Communications & Business Development Coordinator
518-462-4800 ext. 23