Grandma Diane BuyerThe East Greenbush Board of Education welcomes and encourages community members to volunteer in District schools. There are numerous opportunities for people to volunteer during the school day and in the afternoons and evenings.

Individual Schools

There are numerous opportunities to volunteer in individual schools or for individual departments. For information on volunteer opportunities at specific schools or departments contact:

Columbia Michael Harkin, Principal 518-207-2000 HarkinMi@egcsd.org
Goff James McHugh, Interim Principal 518-207-2430 McHughJa@egcsd.org
Bell Top Martin Mahar,
518-207-2600 MaharMa@egcsd.org
Genet Wayne Grignon, Principal 518-207-2680 GrignonWa@egcsd.org
Green Meadow Dan Garab, Principal 518-207-2640 GarabDa@egcsd.org
DPS Jack Alvey, Principal 518-207-2620 AlveyJo@egcsd.org
Red Mill Helen Squillace, Principal 518-207-2660 SquillHe@egcsd.org
Athletic Department Ryan Jones, Director 518-207-2081 JonesRy@egcsd.org
Music Department Scott Halliday, Director 518-207-2000 HallidaySc@egcsd.org
District-wide Jeffrey P. Simons, Superintendent 518-207-2531 SimonsJe@egcsd.org

PTO (Parent Teacher Organization)

Each school has a parent teacher organization composed of parents, teachers and staff to facilitate parental participation at school. These organizations sponsor school events and programs through volunteer efforts for the benefit of students. To volunteer with a school PTO contact:

Columbia Kendra Durivage, President
Patty Farnan, Vice President
Goff Amanda Szczepkowski, President
Bell Top Heather James, President
Annemarie Bailey-Yavonditte, Vice President
Genet Jen Crewell, President
Amy Pirrotta, Vice President
Green Meadow Holly Gialanella, President
Heather Campbell, Vice President
DPS Ashley Germond, President
Christina Clarke, Vice President
Red Mill Mari Petro, President
Jannette Eich, Co-Vice President
Julie Moore, Co-Vice President


The District benefits from numerous committees and organizations dedicated to providing students with a well-rounded high quality educational experience. To volunteer for these organizations and committees contact:

Education Committee Roy Stiles,
Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction
518-207-2528 StilesRo@egcsd.org
Budget Review and Advisory Committee (BRAC) Jennifer Mulligan, Director of Business and Finance 518-207-2535 MulliganJe@egcsd.org
East Greenbush Education Foundation Steve Taylor, President egcsdedfoundation@gmail.com
The Friends of Music Pat Corkrey, President 518-479-0908
All Sports Club Ryan Jones, Athletic Director 518-207-2081 JonesRy@egcsd.org