Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced the recipients of the 2020 Women’s Recognition Awards who will be honored at the 34th Annual Women’s Recognition Night. The event (postponed) is sponsored by the Town’s Office of Women’s Services. Nominated by members of the community, the winners either live or work in the Town of Brookhaven and have demonstrated excellence in a variety of areas. Nominations were considered by members of Brookhaven Women’s Advisory Board and selected based on resumes and letters of recommendation. The 2020 Women’s Recognition Award winners are:Arts: Beth Giacummo-Lachacz, resident of PatchogueBusiness: Anna Kirk, resident of ShirleyCommunity Service Professional: Ida Timmons, LMSW resident of HoltsvilleCommunity Service Volunteer: Judith I. Betts, resident of Port JeffersonEducation: Lauren M. Roddin, resident of HoltsvilleGovernment: Adeline M. Rosa, resident of HolbrookHealth Care Provider: Brandy Feliu, MSN, RN, resident of CoramLaw Enforcement: Investigator Sergeant Erin Meunkle, resident of MedfordLegal Profession: Leslie B. Anderson Esq., resident of East PatchogueMedicine: Kimberly Herrera, MD resident of SetauketMilitary: S.Sgt. Tatiana Garcia, resident of BrentwoodReligion: Nita Webb, resident of BellportScience: Dr. Crysten Blaby-Haas, resident of Miller PlaceSports: Marie Therese Turchiano, resident of RidgeTown Board Special Commendation Awards:Supervisor Edward P. Romaine: Debra Ann Loesch, resident of BellportCouncilwoman Valerie M. Cartright: Sandra Krolik, resident of SetauketCouncilwoman Jane Bonner: Alisa McMorris, resident of Wading RiverCouncilman Kevin J. LaValle: Doreen Newman, resident of CentereachCouncilman Michael A. Loguercio: Pierina Camurati Leonardo, resident of BellportCouncilman Neil Foley: Jennifer McNamara, resident of Blue PointCouncilman Daniel J. Panico: Cassy Caputo, resident of Center MorichesThe Town of Brookhaven’s Office of Women’s Services, a Division of the Department of Housing and Human Services, provides a variety of services for women and their families. For more information about the 34th Annual Women’s Recognition Awards Ceremony, please call 631-451-6146 or visit the Town website.
Division of Public Information * Office of the SupervisorOne Independence Hill • Farmingville • NY 11738 • Phone 631-451-6595