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Edison Chamber of Commerce Honors 2 from MCC

2015sep-chamberThe Edison Chamber of Commerce honored 13 individuals at its annual achievement awards and membership meeting in June, including two from Middlesex County College. Regina Riccioni, MCC’s director of corporate education and training, was named Chamber Member of the Year, and MCC student Matthew Jansen received the Annamae Baerenbach Scholarship.

Ms. Riccioni is a member of the Chamber Board of Trustees, and has served on the Golf Committee and the Executive Committee. She was the chair of the search committee that selected the Edison Chamber’s president.

Mr. Jansen is pursing a Liberal Arts/Business major at Middlesex, and plans to graduate and transfer to a four-year university. He is very active in the community, earning an Eagle Scout badge; he has participated in community service projects since he began in scouting in the first grade. These have included assisting in community clean-up projects, collecting for food banks, visiting nursing homes and teaching skills to younger scouts. He is also an usher at Saint Matthew the Apostle Church in Edison.

Other honorees included: JFK Health Care Adult Medical Day Care, represented by Mary Buglio; Taxi and Limousine One, represented by James Vivelo; Farmers Insurance – Amogh Agency, represented by Seema Jagtiani; Leonard Sendelsky of LenGuy Construction; Stephen Deak of the Edison Fire Department; Charles Backman of Cypress Brewery; Marc Krauss of TAP Into Edison; Connor Shah of Sole Purpose NJ; Patricia Diolia-Laird of JP Stevens High School; John Fischer of Woodrow Wilson Middle School; and Roseanne Vallely of Martin Luther King Elementary School.

Photo, from left: Regina Riccioni, Matthew Jansen and College President Joann La Perla-Morales.