in support of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Albany Med.

Saratoga National Golf Club
458 Union Avenue
Saratgoa Springs, NY
VIP Reception 7 -8 PM
Main Event: 7:30 - 11 PM

Cocktail Attire/Valet Parking                              
Delectable food stations and sweets by: Mazzone Hospitality
Fireworks by: Santore's World Famous Fireworks, LLC
Music by: Ten Most WANTED Band

Hosted by: Karen and Dennis P. McKenna, MD, '92

Honorary Hosts: Mark D. Hogan, Lisa J. Moser, Lou-Ann and Vincent P. Verdile, MD, '84 

UPDATE! CDC and New York State guidelines:
  • The most recent CDC and New York state regulations NO longer require vaccinated guests to wear masks or show proof of vaccination.
  • If you are not vaccinated, you are expected to wear a mask at all times, with the exception of sitting while eating and drinking.


  1. Step 1 Selection
  2. Step 2 Registration
Friday July 9
2021 Saratoga Light Up the Night
Make an additional donation $  
Event registration summary
2021 Saratoga Light Up the Night:
Young Professional Ticket
LUN Honorary Committee
For assistance, please call (518) 262-3322 and an Albany Med Foundation representative will assist you.


A copy of our most recently filed financial report is available from the Charities Bureau Registry on the New York State Attorney General’s website (www.charitiesnys.com) or, upon request, by contacting the New York State Attorney General, Charities Bureau, 28 Liberty Street, New York, NY 10005, or us at 43 New Scotland Avenue-Mail Code 119, Albany, New York 12208. You also may obtain information on charitable organizations from the New York State Office of the Attorney General at www.charitiesnys.com or (212) 416-8401.

2021 Event Sponsors:

Title Sponsor



Platinum Sponsors




Gold Sponsors



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Bronze Sponsors
Axiom Capital
Berkshire Bank
Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC
Brown & Weinraub, PLLC
Clark Patterson Lee
FirstLight Fiber
Keeler Motor Car Company
Mazzone Hospitality
O'Connor, O'Connor, Bresee & First, PC
Powmat, Ltd.
Prime, Buchholz & Associates, Inc.
Saratoga National Golf Club
SMPR Title Agency
Trustco Bank


Patron Sponsors
BBL Construction Services, LLC
Columbia Development Companies, Inc
GTM Payroll Services Inc
Hannoush Jewelers
Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York
Mark Hogan and Rob Saba
Hometown Healthcare, Inc.
Sally and Larry King
King Wealth Management Group, LLC
The University at Albany Foundation
TimesSquare Capital Management 


Honorary Committee Members (as of 7/7/2021)

Dawn Abbuhl, PhD
Frances Spreer Albert
Jean and R. Maxwell Alley, MD
Beverly Swimm and Raimundo C. Archibold, Jr., CFA
James J. and Rose A. Barba
James Bartone
Nancy Bambara and David Bauer
Neil Benjamin
Karen and Edward V. Bennett, MD
Sharon Bestle, MSN, RN, and Jak Bestle
R. Sona Bhullar, MD, and Mandeep Sidhu, MD
Mary Gail Biebel, PhD
Marty Bohunicky
Maria Boulos, MD, ’94, and Alan Boulos, MD, '94
Barry Brandow
Shelly Breton
Laura E. and Lewis W. Britton, III, MD
Pamela Sawchuk Brown and Gordon Olson
Donna Brownson
Shelly and Greg Burns
Karen A. Butler, Esq.
Carol and Din Cahill, Esq.
Mary Kay and Angelo Calbone
Margo and Bryant Cassella
Michael J. Castellana
Sandra J. Castilla
Andrew Chang, MD
Carla Rasmussen Chiaro
Jessica and Mark Churan
Paula and Andy Clemente
Ellen Cosgrove, MD, and Jeffrey Fahl, MD
Kate and Ken Countermine
Trudy E. and Robert T. Cushing
Robin and Michael W. Dailey, MD
Julie Demeter and R. Clement Darling, III, MD
Charles Day
Jennifer Hayes, MD, and Arup De, MD
Marybeth and C.J. DeCrescente
Jamie and John DePaola
Leslie and Andrew Deroo
Blair and Matthew R. DiCaprio, MD
Carole and R. Wayne Diesel
Tara and Darryl DiRisio, MD
Morgan and Robert Donnarumma, MD, MPH, FACEP
Sharon M. and William F. Duker
Franca and Anthony Durante
Maria and Brian Dyer
Dalia Eldeiry, MD, and Samer Eldeiry, MD
Kenneth Ellis
Colleen and John Faragon, PharmD
Daniel Fariello
Barbara and Stephen Ferraro
Louis D. Filhour, PhD, RN
Susan R. Fogarty
Phyllis and Steven Frisch, MD, '79
Lauren and Peter Gannon
Nathan Gardner, MS, PA-C, '07
Tamara and Bob Gatchell
Alex Gendreau
Jill and Emilio Genzano
Maggie Gillis
Kellie and Douglas Girling, MD
Justin W. Gray, Esq.
Ellen Sax and Pat Greene
Maureen and John Harris
Donna and Joe Hermann
Melanie Ebbing and George T. Hickman
Lisa and Tim Higgins
MaryCate Rice and Ryan Higgins
Mark Hogan and Rob Saba
Nikki and Noel Hogan, EdD, CPA
Hyman Hayes Associates
Martha and Michael Iacolucci
Shridhar N. Iyer, MD, PhD
Dan Jacques, KeyBank
Mary Ann and Gerald D. Jennings
Stephanie Jones, MD, and Daniel Jones, MD
Erin and Matthew Jones
Kate and Michael Keefe
James R. Kellerhouse and Thomas Mackey, PhD
Georgia and Daniel Kelly
Mollie Kennedy
Kim and Brian Kilby
Cheryl Gelder-Kogan and Barry Kogan, MD
Kathy Lanni
Tara A. Lindsley, PhD, '90
Diane and Guy Maddalone
Carleen and Chris Madden
Ruth and Robert Mahoney
Monica and Robert Marini Jr.
Augusta Martin
Joan and Steven Martin
Jake Marvel
Lisa Massarweh, DPN, RN, PHN, and Walid Massarweh, MD
Julie Massry Knox and James Knox
Murray C. and Mallory Massry
Norman and Micki Massry
Debra and John Mastriani
Honorable John T. McDonald, III
Karen and Dennis P. McKenna, MD, '92
James P. McPartlon, III
Sheila and Ira Mendleson
Joseph J. Messia
Dolores and Briggs Montero
Delphene and Robert Mooney
Lisa and Robert Moser
Amy Harbeck, CRNA, MS, '09, DPS, '19, and Jason Mouzakes, MD, '95
Cynthia and Peter Nemer
Francine and Robert Nemer
Karen Writer and John J. Nigro
Maureen E. O'Brien and Paul F. Vogt, PhD
Carrie and John B. O'Connor
Sari and Kevin O'Connor
Kathy and Harry Odabashian, MD, '73
Kerry Murray O'Hara, PsyD, and Brendan P. O'Hara
Jason O'Malley
Barbara E. Ostrov, MD, and Joel Buckley
Kathleen and Tim Owens
Catherine Pallozzi and Bonnie Jo Brautigam
Robin Rosenblum and Steven Parnes, MD
Brenda and Tony Pascarella
Janice and Angelo Pastizzo
Paul C. Pastore, Esq.
Karyn and Daniel Pauzé, MD, '04
Linda and Denis Pauzé, MD
Jennifer and Dan Pickett
Henry S. Pohl, MD
Margaret M. Vosburgh and A. John Popp, MD, '67
Sue Ford Rajchel and Christopher Rajchel
Marshall Raucci
Sara and John Regan, Esq.
Dana and Alex Renzi
Judith and Kevin Roberts, MD, '77
Ann and John Robinson
Veronica and Sean Roddy, MD
Rebecca Rogers, MD
Kristie and Tom Roohan
Carol and Scot Salvador
Leizbeth and Alan Sanders, MD, '88
Robert and Gail Schwartz
Theresa M. Skaine
Kelly and Scott Smith
Mary Ellen and Michael T. Smith
Eugene Sneeringer, Esq.
Robert Sneeringer, Esq.
Sherry and Gregory Sorrentino
Jill and David Sperry
Ilene D. Stein
Diane and Jeff Stone
Amy and David N. Strauss, MD
Brian S. Strohl, Esq.
Kathryn Swimm
Anne Tassinari, RN, and Robin Tassinari, MD
Ashley Telisky, DO, MBA, and Derek Solek
Cheryl and Kevin Theriault
Flavius Toader
Melissa M. Tobrocke, Esq.
Mary Ellen and Anders Tomson
Congressman Paul Tonko
Michael and Linda Toohey
Deborah Valois, MD, '96, and Steve Valois
Marianna Spanaki-Varelas, MD, and Panos Varelas, MD
Katherine Vasilakos
Alex Vasilakos
Mary Ellen Ehlers, MD, and Ferdinand Venditti, MD
Lou-Ann and Vincent P. Verdile, MD, '84
Jane Wait
Candace King Weir
Meghan and Jeffrey Weygant
Janice and Terrance White
Christine Whyte, MD, FACS, and Joseph Whyte
Lianne and Edward Wladis, MD



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