Meet the Board

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Craig Dailey, President
Joined Board July 2016 (Term Ends 2023)

Occupation: Project Manager and Educational Facility Planner, King + King Architects LLP
Education: A.A.S. - Onondaga Community College (Architectural Technology), B.S. - College of Environmental Science and Forestry (Construction Management and Environmental Resource Engineering), M.S. - College of Environmental Science and Forestry (Construction Engineering), Graduate Certificate - San Diego State University (Educational Facility Planning).
Community Involvement: Modified School Start Time Committee - Volunteer, Upwards Basketball - Assistant Coach, Northside Church - Men's Ministry Director, Business Volunteer - School Districts for Project Based Learning and Career Development.

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Richard Pento, Vice President
Joined Board October 2007 (Term Ends 2024)

Occupation: Secondary Science Teacher, John C. Birdlebough High School
Education: B.S. - SUNY Oswego (Biology); M.S - SUNY Oswego (Biology); C.A.S. in Administration - Mass. College of Liberal Arts
Community Involvement: Liverpool Optimist Basketball Coach; Liverpool Youth Soccer Coach; Entergy Science Fair Mentor; Science Olympiad Judge

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Stacey Balduf
Joined Board May 2010 (Term Ends 2023)

Occupation: Stacey A. Balduf, Esq. Attorney for Children, Divorce and Family Law Attorney, Liverpool NY
Education: B.A. - Boston University School of Public Communications; J.D. - Syracuse University College of Law
Community Involvement: President, Liverpool Education Foundation, Former Board and Standing Committee Member of the Episcopal Diocese of CNY, member St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Liverpool, artist/student.

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Nicholas Blaney
Joined Board May 2018 (Term Ends 2025)

Occupation: Licensed Insurance Agent/Broker
Education: B.A. - University of Rochester (Business Marketing 2012-2016); Eastman School of Music (Voice/Opera Performance 2010-2012)
Community Involvement: Board of Directors, Liverpool Dollars for Scholars; Cantor/Vocalist, Diocese of Syracuse - including Sacred Heart Church (Cicero), Assumption Church (Syracuse), The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Syracuse); Currently serves on: District’s Equity & Diversity Committee, and Board’s Policy Committee; Previously served on: LCSD Long Range Facilities Planning Committee; LCSD Education 2020 Committee; LCSD Superintendent Search Committees.

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Hayley Downs

Hayley Downs
Joined Board July 2022 (Term Ends 2025)

Occupation: Disciplinary Literacy Coach, Syracuse City School District
Community Involvement: 

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Kimberly Martin

Kimberly Martin
Joined Board July 2022 (Term Ends 2025)

Occupation: Director of School-Based Mental Health Services, Liberty Resources
Community Involvement: 

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Joseph Morawski
Joined Board July 2018 (Term Ends 2024)

Education: SUNY Stony Brook, B. A. History, 1994; Syracuse University College of Law, J. D., 2002
Occupation:  Managing partner at the law firm of Melvin & Melvin PLLC. The focus of my practice is family law and child advocacy as an attorney for child.  
Community Involvement:  Founding member and current treasurer of the Liverpool Foundation for Education; My Wife, Alaina, a teacher in the Fulton School District,  and I are Liverpool Alumni, Class of 1990; Finance Committee, Christ the King Church in Bayberry.

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Katherine Roberts
Joined Board May 2019 (Term Ends 2024)

Occupation: Academic Scheduling Coordinator, Le Moyne College
Community Involvement:

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James Root
Joined Board July 2011 (Term Ends 2023)

Occupation: Elementary Teacher (Retired), Elmcrest Elementary School
Education: B.S. - Le Moyne College (Sociology); M.S - Syracuse University (Elementary Education)
Community Involvement: Volunteer & Board of Directors Camp Good Days & Special Times; Elmcrest PTO Volunteer; President of Parish Council at St. John's Church

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