Farmingville, NY – -NY - On June 14, Supervisor Ed Romaine and the Town Board honored the recipients of the 2020-2022 Women's Recognition Awards at the Meadow Club in Port Jefferson Station. The event was sponsored by the Town's Office of Women's Services and celebrated the office’s 36th anniversary. 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 Town’s Women's Advisory Board and selected based on resumes and letters of recommendation. During the evening, recipients of the Women’s Commendation Awards were also announced. The Supervisor and the members of the Town Council each nominated a woman who resides in the Town of Brookhaven to receive a Special Commendation for outstanding community service. Pictured left to right are Tax Receiver Lou Marcoccia; Councilman Dan Panico; Keynote Speaker Geraldine Hart, Director of Public Safety at Hofstra University and former Suffolk County Police Commissioner; Councilman Neil Foley; Councilwoman Jane Bonner; Councilmember Jonathan Kornreich and Supervisor Ed Romaine.The 2020-2022 Women’s Recognition Award recipients:Beth Giacummo - Lachacz - ArtsAnna Kirk - BusinessIda Timmons, LMSW - Community Service ProfessionalJudith I. Betts - Community Service VolunteerLauren M. Roddin - EducationAdeline M. Rosa - GovernmentBrandy Feliu, MSN, RN - Healthcare ProviderLeslie B. Anderson, Esq. - Legal ProfessionKimberly Herrera, MD – MedicineSSgt Tatiana Garcia - MilitaryNita Webb - ReligionDr. Crysten Blaby-Haas - ScienceMarie Therese Turchiano - SportsInvestigator Sergeant Erin Meunkle - Law Enforcement/First Responder2022 Town Board Women’s Commendation Award Recipients:The Supervisor and the members of the Town Council each nominated a woman who resides in the Town to receive a Special Commendation for Outstanding Service:Supervisor Edward P. Romaine - Debra Ann LoeschCouncilmember Jonathan Kornreich - Sandra KrolikCouncilwoman Jane Bonner - Alisa McMorrisCouncilman Kevin J. LaValle - Doreen NewmanCouncilman Michael A. Loguercio - Pierina Camurati LeonardoCouncilman Neil Foley - Jennifer McNamaraCouncilman Daniel Panico - Cassy CaputoThe Town of Brookhaven's Office of Women's Services is a Division of the Department of Housing and Human Services It provides a variety of services for women and their families. Go to the Town website for more information, or call 631-451-6146.