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
  • Michael Radlick, President
  • Mark Bodnar, Vice President
  • Marcia Codling, Treasurer
  • Laraine Gillette, Recording Secretary
  • Kristie Schimpf, Corresponding Secretary
  • Francia McCashion, Past President

  • Peter Cooke
  • David Lin
  • Ursula MacAffer
  • Ed Engel
  • Al Lansing
  • Susan A. Ivie Mahar
  • Joseph Erkes
  • Bebe Morehead
  • Diane Morgan
  • Don Morton
  • Bill Remia

    Ex Officio
  • Paula Mahan, Town Supervisor
  • Kevin Franklin, Town Historian
  • Kenny Lamda, Village of Colonie Historian
  • Kevin Franklin, Village of Menands Historian