About Us

The Historical Society of The Town of Colonie is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to stimulate an appreciation of the historical heritage of the Town of Colonie; to discover, collect and preserve any material which may help illustrate the history of Colonie; to bring about the preservation of historic buildings, monuments and sites; and to disseminate historical information.

Board of Trustees
  • Francia McCashion, President
  • Dr. Donald Morton, Vice President
  • Marcia Codling, Treasurer
  • Laraine Gillette, Recording Secretary
  • Kristie Schimpf, Corresponding Secretary
  • Trustees
  • Anthony Brankman
  • Ed Engel
  • George Webb
  • Ann Eberle
  • Charles Flanagan
  • Joseph Erkes
  • Susan Lawson
  • Michael Radlick
  • Ursula MacAffer
  • Ex Officio
  • Paula Mahan, Town Supervisor
  • Kevin Franklin, Town Historian
  • Kenny Lamda, Village of Colonie Historian
  • Kevin Franklin, Village of Menands Historian