Donald G. Colvin
01/18/1927 — 04/25/2014
Founder and Board Member Emeritus
As the longest, continually serving Town Supervisor in New York State,
Mr. Colvin served as Savannah Town Supervisor from 1959 – 2007;
functioning as Chairman of the Wayne County Board of Supervisors from 1966 – 1972.
Mr. Colvin was instrumental in working with the federal government to found
Wayne County Action Program, Inc.
Tirelessly working for the people of Wayne County as an agency Board Member
and Chairman of the agency’s Board of Directors for nearly half a century.
Our staff ~ past, present and future ~
Join with the people of Wayne County to honor a life spent in the successful service of so many.
Mr. Colvin, your legacy lives on through the work you have begun.
There is no greater calling than to serve your fellow men. There is no greater contribution than to help the weak. There is no greater satisfaction than to have done it well.