MSMC Golf & Tennis Invitational

Honorees

Fred McCurdyGolf Honoree: Frederic McCurdy

Mount Saint Mary College is proud to honor Fred McCurdy posthumously as our golf honoree. Fred passed this past August and was loved and respected by everyone who knew him. The always cheerful Fred was dedicated to his family, business and community. His beloved wife, Betsy was always there to support Fred in his endeavors.

Together Fred and Betsy raised four successful children; Rick, Bill, Bob and Nancy, who have blessed them with thirteen grandchildren.

Fred founded GTI Graphic Technology, Inc. in 1975 in Newburgh, NY. Currently, GTI has 33 employees and ships products for quality color viewing all over the world. Fred graduated with a degree in civil engineering from Tufts College where he met his wife Betsy. The young McCurdy family arrived in Newburgh in 1957 following Fred’s stint as a navigator in the Air Force in Cape Cod, MA.

Fred, the amazing optimist had a passion for participating in new endeavors and watching them thrive and grow, such as being a founding member of the Newburgh Symphony Orchestra. His other endeavors were President of the Hudson Valley Philharmonic, a board member of the Newburgh YWCA, a board member of the Holden Home, a Newburgh Rotarian and a Trustee of Mount Saint Mary College.

Please join us in honoring this great man who did good things because there were good things to do.

Tennis Honoree: Tim Tenney

Tim TenneyAs Tim likes to say, he was born and bred in the Hudson Valley. His dad, Tom, purchased the Pepsi-Cola Newburgh Bottling Company in 1946. Tim started working summers on the night shift of the bottling line at 13 years of age. After high school, he attended the University of Denver where he graduated in 1973. Following graduation he became their Lacrosse Coach; a position he held until 1976. He came home to the family business that year and in 1983 became President. In 1989 he was named CEO.

He is married to Carolyn Clark Tenney and they have two children, Grace (20) and Thomas (17).

Tim is on multiple boards including Marist College where he has been serving since 1999. In his spare time he coaches junior high lacrosse and lives for pond hockey.

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For more information:
Kathleen Barton
Office of College Advancement
845-569-3215
kathleen.barton@msmc.edu