Resolution J2546-2013

Commending Atina Modesto upon the occasion of her retirement after 21 years of distinguished service to the Business, Computer Applications & Entrepreneurship High School

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  • Jun 20, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Jun 20, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Jun 17, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Atina Modesto upon the occasion of her
retirement  after  21  years  of  distinguished service to the Business,
Computer Applications & Entrepreneurship High School

WHEREAS, This Legislative Body seeks to  acknowledge  those  individuals
whose  professional lives and civic endeavors serve to enhance the stat-
ure of the State of New York; and
  WHEREAS, The future success of our State and Nation is dependent  upon
individuals  such  as  Atina Modesto, who dedicate their lives as educa-
tors, nurturing our most precious resource, our youth; and
  WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to commend Atina Modes-
to upon the occasion of her retirement after 21 years  of  distinguished
service  to  the Business, Computer Applications & Entrepreneurship High
School; and
  WHEREAS, Atina Modesto worked for 11 years as a mathematics teacher in
grades 7-12 at the Business, Computer  Applications  &  Entrepreneurship
High  School  in  Queens, New York; she then began her work as Assistant
Principal, a position she held for 10 years; and
  WHEREAS, With her throughout have been her husband of  30  years,  and
her  two  sons, all of whom feel privileged to be a part of her life and
rejoice in her achievements; and
  WHEREAS, The quality and character of life in this Nation, and in  the
great  State of New York, is reflective of the purposeful lives and good
works of those civic-minded community members who dedicate  their  lives
and career to the service of others; and
  WHEREAS,  It  is the sense of this Legislative Body that when individ-
uals of such noble aims and accomplishments are brought  to  our  atten-
tion,  they  should  be celebrated and recognized by all the citizens of
the Empire State; and
  WHEREAS, Throughout her career, Atina Modesto has brought an uncompro-
mising standard of excellence to her work and a warm sense of caring and
concern to every young person she educates; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
commend Atina Modesto upon the occasion of her retirement after 21 years
of distinguished service to the Business, Computer Applications & Entre-
preneurship High School; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Atina Modesto.

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