University at Albany
 

Board of Directors

2016 - 2017

OFFICERS

PRESIDENT

George R. Hearst III
Publisher
Times Union

VICE PRESIDENT   

Meg Picotte MacClarence ’02
Director of Major and Planned Gifts
US Ski and Snowboard Team Foundation

TREASURER

Jeffrey H. Black, CPA ’76
Vice Chairman
Deloitte LLP

SECRETARY

Brian Straughter, Ed.D.
Vice President
Turf Hotels

DIRECTORS

Nolan T. Altman, CPA ’77
NTA Consulting

Theodore C. Anderson, III, Esq. ’82
Managing Director
Kilgore & Kilgore, PLLC

Michael J. Borys, '78, '79
Vice President
The Goldman Sachs Group

Peter E. Bulger ’77
President
Front Street Counsulting, Inc.

Michael J. Castellana ’84, ’92
President & CEO
SEFCU

Saul Curtis, '81
Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

Kathleen A. Dennis, '75
President & Founder
Cedarwood Associates

Louis A. DeSorbo '78, '80
President
WERCS Ltd.

Elda A. Di Re '83
Partner, Personal Financial Services
Ernst & Young LLP

Ersno Eromo, MD
Director, The Spine Institute
Columbia Memorial Hospital

Carl Florio, CPA ’71
Vice Chairman
Paradigm Capital

Kimberly Sanger Jones '87
Director of Operations
E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy

Sharon R. Kantor, '73, Ph.D., Esq.
The Firenza Group, Ltd

Roanne M. Kulakoff, '81
Communications Consultant

William A. Lanford, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Physics
University at Albany

Maryanne Lavan
Senior Vice President
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Lockheed Martin Corporation

Sheila Mendleson
Community Volunteer

John Oliver Naumann
Chief Executive Officer
Simmons Machine Tool Corporation

Joan D. Rosenthal ’76


Robert W. Schwartz

Managing Director
Schwartz Heslin Group, Inc.

G. Thomas Selfridge

Susan VanHorn Shipherd, '64

Edward P. Swyer
President
The Swyer Companies

Omar Usmani
Executive Partner
Aeon Nexus

Michael Weilheimer
Vice President, Portfolio Manager
Eaton Vance Management

Lewis S. Wiener, Esq. '84
Partner
Sutherland Asbill & Brennan

Mark C. Yang '92
Founder and Director
Trendsformation Capital Ltd.

Emad A. Zikry, Ph.D. ’72
President & CEO
Vanderbilt Avenue Asset Management LLC

EX-OFFICIO

James R. Van Voorst
Vice President for Finance & Administration
University at Albany

Joseph N. Garba '02, '05
President
Alumni Association

Canon Kay C. Hotaling '67, '70
Vice President
Benevolent Association

James R. Stellar, Ph.D.
Interim President
University at Albany Foundation

Fardin Sanai

Vice President for University Development
Executive Director, UA Foundation

 

Directors Emeriti

R. Guy Chamberlin

Steven Einhorn


Steven N. Fischer, CPA

Hon. Hugh T. Farley ’58

Harold C. Hanson, Esq. '63

Daniel Hogarty

Alan Iselin

Morris Massry

Judith A. Mysliborski, M.D. '69

Hans J. Naumann

Anne Rosenfeld

Carl H. Rosner

Arthur J. Roth, CPA

Lawrence A. Shore