MHA in Ulster County, Inc. Presents Dr. Edward Shea Memorial Scholarship

On Thursday June 24th, Juliann Curabba, CEO of the Mental Health Association in Ulster County Inc. (MHA) and Board Member, Barbara Reynolds presented the 2021 Dr. Edward Shea Memorial Scholarship at their offices in Kingston.

Madison Garcia of New Paltz was the recipient of the 2021 Dr. Edward Shea Memorial Scholarship. The Dr. Shea Scholarship for $500.00 is presented every other year to an exceptional student from Ulster County who is pursuing a degree in the Mental Health field. Madison, who just graduated from New Paltz High School will be attending SUNY Plattsburgh in the fall and pursuing a degree in social work. She plans to then obtain her MSW and eventually would like to be a therapist.

L-R Juliann Curabba, CEO of MHA in Ulster; Madison Garcia, Scholarship Recipient, Barbara Reynolds, MHA Board Member, Lisa Hanson, MHA VP of Programs