Senior receives NYSSFA Music Award

Peter Riggi, Owen Greene, Jodi OgburnSchuylerville High School senior Owen Greene was presented with the Music Award from the New York State School Facilities Association (NYSSFA) on Friday, June 14. Greene has participated in the opening ceremonies of the annual NYSSFA Critical Issues Summit several times, performing the Star-Spangled Banner and several other patriotic songs.

Peter Riggi, treasurer of NYSSFA and Director of Facilities for the Schuylerville Central School District, along with music teacher Jodi Ogburn presented Greene with the $500 award, which will also be presented at graduation.

Greene plans to attend Schenectady County Community College in the fall, where he’ll pursue music education and recording.