Continuing Education Association of New York
Log in
Get involved with CEANY and join one of our committees! This is a great opportunity for you as a continuing education professional to collaborate with your peers from across New York State and take a more active role in the organization.

Committee of the Regions

Chair: Jane MacKillop (Vice President) (Lehman College)

Committee members: Jeanne Eschbach & Jan Hertzog (Region West) (Corning CC & Broome CC), Carolyn DeJohn (Region East) (Mohawk Valley CC), George Rosales & Christine Zagari-LoPorto (Region South) (John Jay College, Kingsborough CC)

Purpose: Duties are to respond to member’s professional development needs within each region;; Promote membership; Provide feedback to the Executive Board on Association issues; Plan and present annual Regional Meetings with a focus on professional development; Convene a Committee to select the Region’s Adult Student of the Year & notify winner and other candidates, participate in the Resolutions and Awards Committee to select award winners annually and assist with the 2 awards ceremonies as needed.

Constitution & Bylaws

Chair:  David Kohn (Orange CC)

Committee members:  Jill Pippin (President) (SUNY Oswego), Jane MacKillop (Vice President) (Lehman College)

Purpose: Its major purpose is to review and prepare changes to the Constitution and Bylaws as suggested by other committees, Executive Board members, and Association members. All suggested changes to the Constitution or Bylaws must be approved by a majority vote of the Executive Board.

Finance

Chair: Kimberly Kendall (Treasurer) (LaGuardia Community College)

Committee members: Jill Pippin (President) (SUNY Oswego), Jane MacKillop (Vice President) (Lehman College), Glenda Roberts (Secretary) (SUNY Delhi)

Purpose: Assists the Treasurer to establish each year’s budget assuring projected revenues and expenditures meet Association goals and activities for the year. Meets as needed, typically during Executive Board meetings or on an ad hoc basis to provide guidance to the Treasurer.

Advocacy

Chair: David Kohn (SUNY Orange)

Committee members: Jill Pippin (President) (SUNY Oswego), Jane MacKillop (Vice President) (Lehman College)

Purpose: Help members to better understand the relationships among SUNY, CUNY, the State Education and Labor Departments, the State Legislature, the Governor’s Office and other participants in the budget/legislative process. Advocate with governmental entities as appropriate.

Membership & Marketing

Chair: Andrea Huda (Baruch College)

Committee members: Tim Vermillion (Dutchess CC), Lori Bartkovich (Monroe CC), Caelynn Prylo (Adirondak CC), Carolyn DeJohn (Mohawk Valley CC), Christine Zagari-LoPorto (Kingsborough CC)

Purpose: The committee has responsibility for CEANY member recruitment and outreach efforts, which includes communication of activities and benefits to prospective and new members; invoicing membership dues; preparing and updating Association membership files, records and mailing lists. The committee also disseminates pertinent information about the field of continuing education, Association members and other practitioners, and maintains a forum for the discussion of issues relevant to the field of continuing education. In addition the committee oversees the CEANY website and Wild Apricot CEANY system, and assists other committees with disseminating communication to members as needed.

Nominations

Chair: Glenda Roberts (Secretary) (SUNY Delhi)

Committee Members:  Jill Pippin (President) (SUNY Oswego), Jane MacKillop (Vice President) (Lehman College)

Purpose: Prepare a slate of nominations for the positions of Vice-President / President Elect, Secretary, and Treasurer to be presented at the annual business meeting of the Association; Select Association members to fill vacancies occurring on the Executive Board; Refer to the President the names of individuals to serve on standing committees; Make recommendations to the Executive Board regarding such issues as terms of office, election process, presidential succession and other topics affecting the Nominations Committee.

Professional Development

Co-Chairs:   Lisa Raposo (SUNY Center for Professional Development), Karen Schuhle-Williams (Brockport)

Committee members: Dana Lemon (Hostos CC), Roosevelt Mareus (Rochester EOP), George Rosales (John Jay College), Michelle Thibault (SUNY Oneonta)

Purpose: Assess and coordinate professional development activities for the Association’s membership; Provide professional development workshops and seminars for members and other adult educators across the state as requested or required; Provide and introduce “state of the art” ideas and knowledge that serve to improve adult education programs and services within New York; Create an increased awareness of the critical need for on-going professional development for continuing education practitioners.

Resolution & Awards

Chair: Lisa Raposo (SUNY Center for Professional Development)

Committee members: George Rosales & Christine Zagari-LoPorto (Region South) (John Jay College, Kingsborough CC) Jeanne Eschbach & Jan Hertzog (Region West) (Corning CC & Broome CC), Carolyn DeJohn (Region East) (Mohawk Valley CC), Tim Vermillion (Dutchess CC)

Purpose: Responsible to solicit and accept: 1.) Recommendations for awards; and 2.) Resolutions which, after Committee approval are presented to the Executive Board and later to the collective membership for their consideration. The Committee determines the proper method to select awardees in each category and the Chair notifies winners and candidates. The Committee Chairperson notifies the Executive Board of the appropriate resolutions. The Board must approve each resolution prior to conferral. At the Annual Meeting, resolutions are submitted to the membership for approval and the individual awards are presented to the recipients. The Outstanding Adult Student winners and the state-wide winner will be notified by their Region Chair.


SPECIAL COMMITTEES

Annual Conference 2018

Annual Conference 2018 – REGION EAST

Co-Chairs: Caelynn Prylo (Adirondack CC)

Committee members: Kelly Jackson (Purchase), Lori Bartkovich (Monroe CC), Jeanne Eschbach (Corning CC), Dana Lemon (Hostos CC)

Purpose: To plan, arrange and run the Association’s annual conference. The Chair will work with the previous Conference Chairperson(s) to use any procedures manuals that have been used in the past and consult with the President for contract guidance. Committee members are to assist the Chair in the content, organization, recruitment and implementation of the annual conference.

Annual Conference 2019

Annual Conference 2019 – REGION SOUTH

Chair: Kelly Jackson (SUNY Purchase)

Committee members:  N/A

Purpose: To plan, arrange and run the Association’s annual conference. The Chair will work with the previous Conference Chairperson(s) to use any procedures manuals that have been used in the past and consult with the President for contract guidance. Committee members are to assist the Chair in the content, organization, recruitment and implementation of the annual conference.

Archivist

Chair: Lori Bartkovich (Monroe CC)

Purpose: Responsible to collect, organize, and disseminate, as appropriate, all historically significant documents, records, and memorabilia of the Association.

Website

Chair: Lori Baretkovich (Monroe CC)

Committee Members: Andrea Huda (Baruch CC), Carolyn DeJohn (Mohawk Valley CC)

Purpose: Update the Association website with current information including new events, professional development opportunities and announcements to members.

© Continuing Education Association of New York, Inc  |  Email: info@ceany.org

Mailing Address: 1732 1st Ave #21990, New York, NY 10128

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software