Run Committee Sets 2009 Date
June 26, 2008 — The Organizing
Committee of the annual Sean’s Run Presented by First Niagara
Bank recently conducted their annual meeting, reported accomplishments
and elected their officers responsible for leading the group’s
work in planning and producing the 2009 Sean’s Run.
The committee set Sunday, April 26, 2009 as the date
for the 8th Sean’s Run and also reported a record-setting
1,085 entrants this past April. Participants, young and old, runners
and walkers, came from throughout Columbia County and the capital
region. Results, photos and a complete listing of entrants are posted
The Committee also decided to memorialize Meghan Kraham,
who at age 16 helped found Sean’s Run and succumbed to a rare
form of cancer on August 18, 2008, by renaming the youth mile race
from SeansMile to Meghan’s Mile.
Officers for the ensuing year include Jeff French,
General Chairman, Carol Goold, Vice Chair, Joanne Doyle and Tammi
Menegio serving as Co-Treasuers, Mark French as Secretary and Katherine
Behrens, Student Liaison from Chatham High School. Nancy Zygmon,
past Business Manager and Jenna Frederick, CHS Class of 2010 were
elected to the Honorary Board of Directors.