SARANAC LAKE, N.Y. — The Adirondack Diversity Initiative (ADI), which aims
to make the Adirondack region “a more welcoming and inclusive place for
residents and visitors,” has hired its first director.

The Adirondack North Country Association (ANCA) announced this week that
Nicole Hylton-Patterson of the Bronx will take on the leadership position
for the four-year-old initiative.