Our Partners

2023 Members & Donors

We are most grateful for the continuing support of the many individuals, organizations, businesses and foundations that renewed memberships and made contributions to the  Washington Park Conservancy in 2023. THANK YOU!

Alacrity Frame Workshop

Albany Parking Authority

Albany Institute of History & Art

Wint Aldrich and Tracie Rozhon

Aimee M. Allaud

Robert Bailey

Kenneth Baker

Roger Bearden and Erin Tobin

Behn’s Best Perennials

Greg Bell and Nancy Goody

Jeffrey and Louise Bender

Phoebe Powell Bender

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Leslie Berlinsky

Christopher H and Diane Betts

Larry and Lorraine Bleakney

Rachel Block

BMT Hospitality

Denise Boncaro

Joe Bonilla

Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza

Bountiful Bread

Melissa J. Baer Bourgeois and Richard Bourgeois

Joan and Steve Boyle

William Brandow and Jessica Fisher Neidl

Hon. Neil Breslin

Deirdre Brodie and Daniel Odabashian

Mark Brogna

National Baseball Hall of Fame

Willard and Sally Bruce

Michelle Bruck

Charles and Charlotte Buchanan

Marilyn and Gene Bunnell

Christopher and Courtney Burke

Julianne Burnham

Meredith Butler and Gloria DeSole

Kimberly Butler

James Campbell

Ronald Canestrari

Capital Wine & Spirits

Capital Repertory Theatre

Cardiac Realty

Dylan Carey


Matthew Cassidy

Julie Clancy

Rae Clark

Herb Clark

John and Connie Clarkson

Douglas Cohn, DVM

Hon. Richard Conti and Steve Snow

Kirk Cornwell and Claire Pospisil

Corey Cramer

Jeff Crumpton and Andrew Burkett

Joann M. Crupi

James Davies and Gordon Harris

John Dax and Amy Butler

Linda Delfs

Christine DeMarco

Denison Farm

Rexford DeVoe David P. Booth

Steven DiMarzo and Zachary Perdek

Jena and Nicholas DiTonno

Crystal DiTonno

Robert Drew

Thomas and Sally Easterly

Eastern Mountain Sports

Newell Eaton and Allie Middleton

Douglas Ebersman and Christine Rant

Manik Elahi

Emack and Boilo

Hon. Patricia Fahy

Farmers Museum & Fenimore Art Museum

Virginia Farrell

Andy and Kathleen Fyfe

Gade Farm

Tess Galardeau

James Gaughan and Keith Lee

Mark Giandominico

Arlene Gilbert

Michael Gilhooly

Gary Gold and Nancy Pierson

Alan Goldberg

Jeffrey Gordon

Jacqueline Grande

Mark Gregory Art

Elissa Halloran

Stacey Hamilton

Matt Hamm

Hancock Shaker Village

Cara Hanley

Lexi Hannah

Audrey Hawkins

Todd Henderson

Henry Johnson Charter School

Sarah Hestley

Greg and Lauree Hickok

Hilton Garden Inn Albany Med

Historic Albany Foundation

David Hochfelder and Ann Pfau

Eileen Hoffman

Lucinda Huggins

Martin and Marian Hull

Thomas Irvin

Island Park LLC

Chelle Jenkins

Keith and Carol Jenkins

Robert Kanarkiewicz

Jacqueline Kaplan

Holly Katz and William Harris

Carolyn Keefe and Gregory J. Popp

Dan and Theresa Keenan

Marcia & Charles Kees

Christine Miles Kelliher

Leanne Keough

David Kermani

 Noelle Kinsch and Hon. Darius Shahinfar

Heather Kirk-Davidoff and Daniel Kirk-Davidoff

Mary Kohan

Denise Kolankowski

Ten Broeck Mansion

Charles Kuhtic

Erik Kulleseid and Mark Eisenhardt

Joanna Kurdziolek

A.M. LaBrake

Bryan LaVigne and Kevin Tyle

Chelby Lawrence

Andrea Lazarski

William and Carolyn Lemmon

Rev. Dr. Miriam Leupold and Rev. Glen Leupold

Marc Lifset

Silvia Lilly

Tina Lincer

Nesta Littlejohn

Elizabeth and Gene Loparco

Tristan Lowery

Frances Luley

Veronica Lyons

Gary Maggio

Martha Mahoney

Lisa Maio

Paula Martinez


Susan McBride

Susan McCormick

Daniel McEneny and Jon Bousa

Hon. & Mrs. John J. McEneny

McGreevy Pro Lab

Albany Symphony

Millis McLaughlin and Ken Fish

John McLennan

Hannah McNamee

George and Kathleen McNamee

Mel Carr Electric

Silvia Mioc

James Miskell

Modern Press

Caitlin Monjeau

Ella Montelone

Morgan State House

Jessica Morgan

Robert and Marcia Moss

Gordon Mowbray

Richard Nagengast

David Nardolillo

Andrew Neidhardt

Todd Nelson and JoAnn Stevelos

New Scotland Development

Allison Newman and David Skriloff

Richard and Karen Nicholson

Nine Pin Cider Works

Andrea and Jonathon Nix

Norman Rockwell Museum

Heather Nowicki

Olana Partnership

Michael and Kathleen Oldfather

Anthony Opalka

Nancy Pan

Christopher Panzer

William O. Pettit, III

Susan and Peter Pezzolla

Tom Pfeiffer

Joe and Kathy Pingelski

John Pipkin and Nancy Denton

Spa Halcyon

Playhouse Stage

Pledgeling Foundation

Polaris Lighting Design

Price Chopper’s Golub Foundation

David Quinn and Tammis Groft

John and Jennifer Quinn

Terrell Rabb

Frank and Colleen Radigan

Joyce Rambo and Mark Dalton

Sandra and Stewart Ray

Sarah Read and Joshua Singletary

James and Roberta Read

Tom Rees and Kathryn Farrell

Stephanie Richardson

Alexandria Richart and Aaron Coble

Jackaline Ring

Michaela and David  Roberts

Gabriella Romero

Paul Rosenberg and Patricia Kernan

Neil Rosenstrauch

Martha Rozett

Colleen Ryan and Eric Hoppel

Gabrielle and James Chrabaszcz

Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Marie Sarchiapone

Mary Scollan

Shaker Heritage Society

Hon. Kathy Sheehan and Mr. Robert Sheehan

Diane Shewchuk

JP and Sam Shipherd

Susan Shipherd and Donald Stauffer

Frank and Sarah Slingerland

Donna Lauretta Smith

Carol Smith

Thomas Smith and Allen Gosser

Judy Stacey

Wendy Stead

Mary Stoll

Heather Stone

Karen and Todd Strong

Stacey Stump and Robert Dunie

Charles Sullivan


Ozzy Taylor

Edward R. Taylor

Terso Solutions

Hon. Paul Tonko

Doug Townsend

Danielle Tremblay

Tri City Rentals

Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

Kerry Twomey

UAlbany Great Danes Athletics

Caroline Valites

John and Sondra Velie

Sabrina Viglucci

Diana Waite

Christopher and Natlie Warner

Warner Bros/Discovery

Nancy Wawrla

Natalie and Stephen West

Michael and Margery Whiteman

The Wild Center

Shirley and James Winstead

Woman’s Club of Albany

Elaine Wright-Roark and Michael Roark

Clare Yates

Community Engagement

The Washington Park Conservancy is committed to expanding our connection to the Park’s diverse user groups, through mutually beneficial and supportive partnerships, and enlarging our impact as the primary advocate for Albany’s premier historic park to neighborhoods, communities and stakeholders throughout the city. Some of the organizations we work with include:

Albany Fund for Education

Albany Goes Green

Albany High School Jazz Emsemble

Albany Marching Falcons

Albany Public Library

Albany School of Humanities

Arbor Hill Development Corp

Boys and Girls Clubs of the Capital Area

Buckingham Pond Conservancy

Center Square Association

City School District of Albany – Arts Program

College of St. Rose

Discover Albany

Grand Street Community Arts

Historic Albany Foundation

Hudson Park Neighborhood Association

Lark Street BID

Nine Pin Cider Works

Park Playhouse

Park South Neighborhood Association

Pine Hills Neighborhood Association

Stantec, Inc.

Walkable Albany

Washington Park Farmers Market

Washington Park Neighborhood Association

The Woman’s Club of Albany

A very special thank you to Mayor Kathy Sheehan, and the departments and employees of the City of Albany who work with the Washington Park Conservancy on behalf of improving the Park for the enjoyment of residents and visitors.