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Tuesday Special Programming


Wall Street to Main Street

10 am to 11 am

Hosts: Scott Lask and Susan Glusica

Scott Lask       Scott Lask

  

Scott M. Lask is the founder and managing director of The Scott Lask Wealth Management Group, LLC in Monroe NY. Scott began his investment career in 1983 as a graduate of The Shearson American Express advisor training program. He holds 5 investment licenses, is a graduate of Oppenheimer’s Omega Money Management Program, Dorsey Wright & Associates Advanced Broker Institute and is a Certified Wealth Strategist.

“My passion is helping people in the investment arena. I do that by listening to people. I listen so hard, you know I have truly heard you!  And then I connect you to world renowned investment resources & managers who have proven they can grow money for over 32 years! Nothing in business gives me more pleasure than getting people’s money right for them!”

Scott is married to Caren for over 35 years and they have 1 daughter, 2 sons and 1 crazy dog. He is deeply committed to the community, serving on the boards of Orange Regional Memorial Center Foundation and Habitat for Humanity Newburgh. His passions besides business are guitar (big Led Zeppelin student), golf, cooking, fine-dining, and horseback riding.

 

Susan GlusicaSusan Glusica

After two decades in the financial services industry working with top management, Susan joined Wealth Advisory Group in 2010 as a Financial Representative to fulfill her passion for educating, inspiring and organizing busy professionals and small business owners to achieve abundance, harmony and certainty in life. Her client testimonials include improved protection portfolio by 400% in 2011, enjoying over 30% more retirement income in 2014, and providing key person insurance for business succession purposes in 2015. (Individual results will vary.) She also headed Growth & Development part-time as Vice President for the firm, achieving a 92% 2011 hiring goal on 60% time basis while implementing a new recruiting process.

In 2015, Susan joined former mentor and business partner, Kim Fiegoli-Millman, as Director of Business Development at OPUS Private Client Group LLC in White Plains, NY. In 2016, Susan founded her own company, Libelle Prosperity Solutions, LLC, where she continues her legacy of empowering women and business leaders with sound financial strategies.

Susan is committed to ensuring that her clients are served at the highest possible level, including sharing resources in her extensive network. She is licensed in several states for life, health, disability income, and long term care insurance. Susan offers a wide range of individual and group products through her affiliation with Libelle Prosperity Solutions LLC, Wealth Advisory Group, and The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, and is a recipient of Guardian’s Client Builder (2010) and Social Media (2014) Awards, as well as multiple Leaderboard standings at Wealth Advisory Group.

Susan holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Humanities with a concentration in Literature from New York University with honors. She is the proud recipient of NYU’s Founder’s Day Award for scholarly achievement in 2003 and member, Alpha Sigma Lambda, Delta Upsilon Chapter.

Locally, she is Leader of Women’s Prosperity Network’s Orange County Chapter, and proud member, Goshen Chamber of Commerce. She gratefully supports local causes including Hudson Valley Cancer Resources, Equine Rescue, and USO.

Susan resides in the foothills of the Catskills, New York with her husband and their cat, and enjoys local hikes, kayaking, fishing and wineries.

 


THE NON-PROFIT NOTEBOOK

11 am to 11:30 am

Every Tuesday, one of four Non-Profit Organizations will share resources and how you can be a part of a great legacy!

ZYLOFONE STUDIOS, INC.

Deb MDebbie Majorajor

Debbie Major, the Founder of Zylofone has created the ultimate interactive creative and performing arts experience and inspiring educational opportunities for people of all ages and abilities. As a single mother, having raised highly functioning twin boys with special needs , Gage was born with Cerebral Palsy and Asperger’s Syndrome; Jacob has classical autism – Debbie is intimately familiar with the challenges, frustrations and systemic bias that people with disabilities are confronted with on a daily basis. Having also enjoyed a long distinguished career as a renowned vocalist, musician, performer and music educator, she is also uniquely qualified to understand what most effectively works to teach, engage and inspire many special needs individuals to achieve their fullest potential. Over many years of observing, evaluating, and fine-tuning her teaching methods and techniques, she has developed a veritable plethora of ideas that would better serve people with disabilities in the performing arts community, including physical space design concepts, visual stimulation, and sensory perception.

Maureen MajorMaureen Major

Zylofone is a performing arts center for Special Needs Kids and Adults in Orange County. Zylofone brings joy and creativity through music, acting and dance – using music & performing arts to give independence to their lives. For more information visit Zylofone.org  

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ORANGE COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL

Dawn Ansbro headshot Dawn Ansbro

The mission of the Orange County Arts Council is to champion the arts, connect artists with audiences, and foster the growth of the county’s creative resources. Its vision is to help build a community that celebrates artistic diversity and inspires creative participation.

All of the programs and services of the Council focus on CREATING a fertile and supportive environment for the arts in Orange County, CONNECTING the arts community with other leading industries and INSPIRING the public to actively participate in the arts. http://www.ocartscouncil.org

 SAFE HOMES OF ORANGE AND SULLIVAN COUNTIES

K KostyalKellyann Kostyal-Larrier 

Kellyann Kostyal–Larrier has proudly served since 2010 as the Executive Director of Safe Homes of Orange County where she works alongside amazing women and men every day that work towards eliminating intimate partner and teen dating violence, and human trafficking through provision of services, outreach, and education. Kellyann has dedicated her career to building collaborative relationships with businesses, communities, and individuals in order to help all victims and their families impacted by domestic violence, sexual violence, and human trafficking. Kellyann has been honored for her work by the Dutchess County Coalition against domestic violence, was a 2016 Tribute to Women of Achievement honoree; and in 2017 received the FBI Director’s Community Leadership Award. Kellyann is committed to social justice and advocating for a place where all relationships are equitable and free from oppression.  Kellyann

COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF ORANGE AND SULLIVAN

ERowley-150x150[1]Elizabeth “Biz” Rowley

Elizabeth works with the board of directors, professional advisors and volunteers to plan, structure, implement and monitor an effective development program that will increase endowed and non-endowed assets, develop and maintain good relationships with nonprofit organizations, and steward current and prospective donors. Elizabeth is an Orange County native with a strong background in development and marketing having worked at Inspire – Orange County Cerebral Palsy Association and the Town of Wallkill Boys & Girls Club prior to joining the staff at the Community Foundation.  She is a 2004 graduate of Emerson College with a degree in Marketing Communications. Elizabeth is a 2008 graduate of Leadership Orange and has just obtained her Certified Fundraising Executive certification. She is a member of Junior League of Orange County, Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Auxiliary Board, the Mid-Hudson Valley Association of Fundraising Professionals and serves as a trustee of Orange Regional Medical Center Foundation. She currently resides in Newburgh with her husband Bill Fioravanti and daughter, Mira.

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THE NON-PROFIT NOTEBOOK

11:30 am to 12 Noon

        HONOR

Chris HeadshotChris Mollinelli

Christopher Molinelli is the Executive Director for HONOR, and has been with the Agency for 20 years serving in various roles throughout that time. As the Executive Director, Chris has the ultimate responsibility for the overall leadership of the Agency and management of the day to day operations of HONOR’s 15 programs.  Chris’ strengths are in assessment of organizational needs and managing the execution of Agency-wide strategies to support and sustain efforts to grow and strengthen the Agency’s infrastructure. In 2016, Chris worked with both New York State and Orange County in re-designing HONOR’s Substance Abuse program, being the first program in upstate New York to be approved for the Residential Stabilization and Rehabilitation program.  Chris also serves as the elected President of Orange County’s Continuum of Care which serves as the entry point into the County’s coordinated homeless system as well as serving on the Orange County Veteran’s Taskforce.

Chris attended the College of Mount Saint Vincent and holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology. He lives in Warwick with his wife, Stephanie, and two children, Samantha and Michael.  Chris is very active in his community where he coaches and supports his son’s local Little League and Basketball teams, and volunteers with the VFW.  He has championed and supported cancer research by assisting Westchester / Connecticut LLS and serving on the Board of Directors for the Children’s Cancer Fund out of Westchester Medical Center.

HONOR-Liz Schmidt picLiz Schmidt

Liz Schmidt has worked with HONOR for 16 years. She served as the Agency’s Human Resource Manager for 13 years, until being appointed Chief of Staff and Employee Development a few years ago.  Liz is passionate about the work HONOR does providing individualized and integrated services to people who may be combating chemical dependency, in need of transitional housing, or requiring crisis intervention. In this role she is a strategic partner who plans, develops, organizes, implements, directs, and evaluates the Agency’s Human Resource and training functions as well as HONOR’s Vocational Services and Public Relations. She has had the opportunity to help design programs, assessing the overall direction and strategy and how these programs will impact Orange County and those residing here needing HONOR’s services, all while maintaining a culture of integrity and high quality care.  Most recently she worked with both the State and the County in re-designing HONOR’s Substance Abuse program, HONOR Recovery.

Liz attended State University of New York College at Brockport and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Communications. She lives in Middletown with her husband Pete and son Trevor.  Liz is very active in her community where she supports her son’s local Little League, Soccer, Basketball and Lacrosse teams.

CHILD CARE COUNCIL OF ORANGE COUNTY

 Linda Martini Linda Martini 

Linda is Executive Director of the Child Care Council of Orange Co., Inc. She has worked in the field of early childhood for many years. Near the beginning of her career she was a teacher at Peter Pan Nursery School from 1979 to 1981 and then as a Family Child Care provider at home for four (4) years. Linda began her career at the Child Care Council as a trainer in 1992 and at present, is credentialed as a NYS Trainer and is an Advisor and Endorser for NYS Network for Success, an Observer for NAFCC (National Association for Family Child Care), and a Reviewer for the NYAEYC’s (Association for the Education of Young Children) Family Child Care Credential. Linda has an AA in Liberal Arts from SUNY Orange and a BS in Elementary Education from SUNY Oneonta. By acquiring 30 hours of graduate work in Elementary Education, Linda earned a NYS permanent teaching certification (N through 6). She is a member of Orange County Parenting Coalition, SUNY Orange Early Childhood Advisory Board, Orange County Youth Bureau, and the Workforce Taskforce for Orange County Partnership. She has been a Literacy Volunteer, Sunday school teacher and 4H leader. Linda is widowed and has two daughters and five grandchildren.

Beth MindesBeth Mindes                        

Beth Mindes is the Quality Resource Specialist at the Child Care Council of Orange County.  She has been working in the field of Early Childhood Education since 1985.

        

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HUDSON VALLEY CANCER

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Casey MacDonald

I am an almost 20 year survivor of Hodgkin’s lymphoma and have been a cancer patient advocate for over 14 years. I founded the Hudson Valley Cancer Resource Center in the summer of 2011 after my husband & father were diagnosed with incurable cancers within six weeks of one another in 2007 and my best friend of 25 years was diagnosed with Stage 4 Metastatic Breast Cancer at age 42, six months after my husband and father. The mission of the Cancer Resource Center is to connect cancer patients, cancer survivors and their families, as well as healthcare professionals with the necessary resources,services and programs, on a national, state,local and regional level to make their cancer journey easier. The Hudson Valley Cancer Resource Center is the only independent, non-affiliated cancer resource center in the Hudson Valley to assist patients regardless of diagnosis or where they are being treated.

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ACCESS: Supports for Living

Their mission is to help people live the healthiest and fullest lives possible, and their first priority is those who live with the challenges associated with developmental disabilities and behavioral health issues.

 

 


THE LAWYER GUY

Bob KrahulikRobert E. Krahulik

12 noon to 1 pm

Robert Krahulik is a partner in the law firm of Beattie and Krahulik, a full service law firm. His program “The Lawyer Guy” airs every Tuesday at 12:00 Noon.  Mr. Krahulik’s experience encompasses the following areas: residential real estate, commercial real estate, real estate lending and finance, real estate titles and title insurance, leasing, foreclosures, commercial, corporate, land use, planning and zoning, municipal, estate planning and administration, special education, state and federal regulation of banks, thrift institutions and their holding companies, and board of director governance matters.

Mr. Krahulik serves as Trustee of SUNY Orange/OCCC, and has served as the President and Board Member of the Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce, Trustee, Secretary and Treasurer of the Orange County Citizen’s Foundation, Trustee of Orange County United Way, Chairman of the Orange County Municipal Park Advisory Committee, and Director of Winslow Therapeutic Riding Center. He is a graduate of Leadership Orange

 

PERFECT ALBUMS

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Dave Edwards

8 pm to 9 pm

If you remember rushing home from the record store with what turned out to be your favorite LP, then “Perfect Albums” is for you! Dave picks a classic LP, provides a little background about it, and plays the entire album in order, just as the artists intended it to be played. If there’s time left over, he’ll throw in bonus tracks from the same artist.

Have a favorite album? Contact Dave at perfectalbums@aol.com and he’ll consider your request for a future show