Gerald Delaney, Sr.
Contact Gerald Delaney, Sr.
I was born and raised inside the Adirondack Park in the Town of Saranac. I grew up on the Family Farm that was purchased in 1888. My adult work career started after High School in 1979, as a logger. My duties were feller, skidder operator, loader operator, truck driver and mechanic. In 1989 I started coaching wrestling for the Town of Saranac youth program, in 1991 I began coaching wrestling for Saranac School. In 1993, I began a career with NYS department of Corrections, I am currently still working for the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision. In 1996 I started to develop my own business drawing from my work experience, I started Delaney Timber Harvesting, specializing in sustainable harvesting I also do excavation work. In 2000My peers at the Department of Corrections chose me as a Union Steward, I held this position until 2008. In 2007 I ran for Town Councilman in the Town of Saranac. I currently am finishing my second term. Clinton County appointed me to the APLGRB in 2009. I was Elected Chairman the following January.