Board of Trustees


Christine Riordan
Adelphi University

Henry "Hank" Foley
New York Institute of Technology
Vice Chair

David Harris
Union College

David Munson
Rochester Institute of Technology
Vice Chair

Shirley M. Collado
Ithaca College

Executive Committee

Elizabeth Bradley
Vassar College

Lorrie Clemo
D'Youville College

Miguel Martinez-Saenz
St. Francis College

Kent Syverud
Syracuse University

Seamus Carey
Iona College

Anthony Collins
Clarkson University

Laura Sparks
The Cooper Union


Stefano Acunto
College of Mount Saint Vincent
Public Trustee;
CGB Representative

Donald Boomgaarden
St. Joseph's College, New York

Joyce Jacobsen
Hobart & William Smith Colleges

Marvin Krislov
Pace University

Sr. Mary Eileen O'Brien
Dominican College

Joanne Passaro
Metropolitan College

David Wippman
Hamilton College

Victor Alicea
Boricua College


Greg Dewey
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Alan Kadish
Touro College & University System

Kenneth Macur
Medaille College

Brennan O'Donnell
Manhattan College

Kerry Walk
Marymount Manhattan College

Ex Officio

Lola W. Brabham
Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities

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