CSEA announces 2019 statewide scholarship recipients

graduation_capWe are proud to announce the recipients of the 2019 Irving Flaumenbaum Memorial Scholarships, Pearl Insurance and MetLife Insurance Company Scholarships. Each year, our union presents the $1,000 Irving Flaumenbaum Memorial Scholarship to 18 graduating high school seniors who are dependents of CSEA members, three in each region.

The Pearl Insurance and MetLife Insurance Company Scholarships each total $2,500 and are each awarded to one eligible graduating high school senior.

Congratulations to all of the recipients!


Irving Flaumenbaum Memorial Scholarships
Long Island Region:
David Brown, whose parent, Marcelle Brown, is a teaching assistant at the Shoreham-Wading River Central School District.
Thomas F. Moran, whose parent, James L. Moran, is a chief stationary engineer at Nassau County.
Krisia Romano, whose parent, Orlando Romano, is a cleaner at Farmingdale UFSD.

Metropolitan Region:
Aya Boulhoujat, whose parent, Abdelaaziz Boulhoujat, is a general mechanic at Manhattan Psychiatric Center.
Megan Emery, whose parent, John C. Emery, is a crisis & emergency risk communications specialist at Health Research, Inc.
Carlos Rosario, whose parent, Rebecca Rosario, is a consumer frauds NYC/office assistant 2 (SL) at the Office of the NYS Attorney General.

Southern Region:
Jack Byrne, whose parent, Kaye Byrne, is a custodian at the Cornwall Central School District.
Dimitrios Orfanos, whose parent, Mary Orfanos, is a teacher aide at the Mamaroneck UFSD.
Diana Santini
, whose parent, Catherine Santini, is a secretary to school administrator, Mt. Pleasant Central School District.

Capital Region:
Maya P. Blanchet, whose parent, Valleen Rae Blanchet, is a principal account clerk at Schenectady County.
Tyler Hanrahan, whose parent, Jill Hanrahan, is employed at Schodack Central School.
Keegan Sewell, whose parent, Aaran Garvey, is a heavy equipment operator at Essex County.

Central Region:
Jenna Bradshaw, whose parent, Christine Bradshaw, is a senior social welfare examiner at the Oswego County Department of Social Services.
Marisa Presutto, whose parent, Laurie L. Presutto, is an office assistant 2 at SUNY Upstate Medical University.
Daulton J. Scharf, whose parent, Lisa Scharf, is a home school coordinator at Malone Central School District.

Western Region:
Jenna Crean, whose parent, Kelly Crean, is an office assistant 1 at SUNY Buffalo.
Abigail Henry, whose parent, Shelly Phillips, is a clerk at Southwestern Central Schools.
Alison McIntosh, whose parent, Katie McIntosh, is a principal clerk typist at Cleveland Hill UFSD.

Pearl Insurance Scholarship
Alysen Bruce, whose parents, Victoria Bruce, is a dispatcher at Essex County EMS, and David Bruce is a dispatcher at NYS Department of Environmental Conservation.

MetLife Insurance Company Scholarship
Angelo Joseph Vita, whose parent, Clara Vita, is a senior typist clerk at Syosset Central School.