Shelle E. Jaquish has served on the school board since 2003. Her term expires on June 30, 2018. She has lived in the South Colonie Central School District for about 44 years.
Jaquish is employed by the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets. Prior to that she worked for the New York State Lottery for 11 years, and was as an assistant in Special Education at Roessleville Elementary and Sand Creek Middle School from 1977 to 1985. She has completed several years of college courses in special education at the College of Saint Rose and Schenectady County Community College.
Jaquish is Vice President of the district’s Special Education PTA (SEPTA) chapter, is a member of the Midway Fire Department and a communicant of St. Clare’s Church where she is involved in religious education. She is also involved in animal advocacy for all.
Jaquish has one daughter, Dr.
Cashell Jaquish, who attended South Colonie Schools, is a 1983
graduate of Colonie Central High School, and was inducted into
CCHS Hall of Fame in 2003 for her work in medicine and