Geneva- Senator Mike Nozzolio was recently honored by the Smith Center for the Arts at their annual "Celebrate Smith" event earlier this week. Senator Nozzolio was recognized for his outstanding contributions to the Finger Lakes region as well as his continuous support for the Smith Opera House. Senator Nozzolio received the "Star" award from the Theater's Board of Directors. The Star award is given to individuals or organizations who have made a significant contribution to the arts and theater in the community. Only twelve stars have been awarded in the Theater's history.
Pictured left to right are: Kelly Bradley, Executive Director for the Smith Center for the Arts; Carl Fribolin; Senator Mike Nozzolio; Mary Anne Krupsak, former Lieutenant Governor of New York State; Mark Gearan, President of Hobart and William Smith Colleges; and Sandra Bissell, Board Chair for the Smith Center for the Arts.