District Honors Retirees for Dedicated Years of Service


At its business meeting on June 8, the Board of Education recognized 36 faculty and staff members who are retiring from the district. Touching words of tribute were shared about the retirees and the board offered its thanks to the staff members for their years of service and dedication to the students of Amityville.

In addition to recognizing retirees, the board acknowledged employees with distinguished years of service to the district. The following staff members were honored for 20 years of service: Adriana Gray, Patricia Jordan, Barbra Lynch, William Maisel, Peggy O’ Connor, Diane O’ Neill, Sherefer Penick, Anthony Powell, Sikes Reese and Carol Seehof. Employees honored for 25 years of service were Andrea Drost, Margaret Gonser, Donnell Lewis, Joan Pryer, Fred Shepherd and Gail Wittke. Those recognized for 30 years of dedication to Amityville were Jack Agostino, Barbra Dascoli, Adeline Karniewich, Bernadette Kraljic, Shari-Lyn Krauss, Theresa Perry, Jo Anne Rubin, Richard Romeo, Thomas Siegel and Charles Zuar.

The district extends its best wishes to all the retiring staff and faculty members and much appreciation for their dedicated years of service.