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2019-2020 MPI Upstate New York Communications Team

Vice President of Communications

Develop Strategic Communications Plan in association with Annual Business Plan and to support/advise Board of Directors in executing their committee initiatives as it relates to communications.

Alicia Perez Osur
Director of Events and Community Engagement
SUNY Schenectady County Community College
78 Washington Avenue * Schenectady, NY 12305
Direct:  518.836.2812

Social Media Coordinator

Schedule event marketing messaging on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram per the Chapter Social Media Guidelines.

Abigail Hughes, MPI Upstate NY Student Member
SUNY Oswego / Graduation Date May 2019
Cell: (518) 542-0539 /

LinkedIn Monitor / Content Creator

Megan Higgins, CMP
Marketing Project Coordinator, Medtronic Vascular, Saratoga Springs, NY
Cell: (518) 932-3439
Twitter: @msh2009

Newsletter / Announcement Editor

Patricia Hughes, Director of Business Development
Mosaic Associates Architects
The Frear Building, 2 Third Street, Suite 440
Troy, New York 12180
 518.479.4000 x484

Website Content Strategist 

Rina Greco, Executive Assistant
NYS Council of School Superintendents
Direct: (518) 694-4876
Cell: (518) 527-5525

Director of Communications

Directs Communications Committee members to ensure implementation of communication objectives as it relates to newsletter, website, announcements and social media strategy.

Kaitlin Nevins, Hotel Sales Manager
Saratoga Casino Hotel
342 Jefferson Street
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
W: (518) 682-8107


Graphic Design Support

Alyssa Aufiero
Sales Manager
Courtyard Marriott Saratoga Springs
Direct: (518) 226-0064

Content Creators

Lindsey Bowman, CTIS – New Volunteer 
Convention & Meeting Sales Manager
Destination Niagara USA
10 Rainbow Blvd., Niagara Falls, NY 14303
p: 1-877 FALLS US | 716-282-8992 x. 331
f: 716-285-0809

Tom Gabriel, Director of Sales & Marketing
Courtyard by Marriott-Schenectady at Mohawk Harbor
240 Harborside Drive Schenectady, NY 12305
Hotel: 518-579-6620| Office: 518-579-6622
Cell: 518-701-7274 |

Stacey Williams Hughes, CMP
Strategic Meeting Supervisor, Paychex
Rochester, NY /
Office: (585) 383-3173

Volunteers include students who want to be reporters or photographers at events to capture content for social media and on-line publications.

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