RF Human Resources

Staff Directory

Tracey Williams, Director

Mary Casella, Secretary II

Payroll, Recruitment, and Job Classification(518) 437-4500 (Check Department Assignments) 

Lauren Cole, Assistant Director

Amanda Harrington, Human Resources Associate

Shari Lombardoni, Human Resources Associate

Paula Madden, Human Resources Associate

Employee Benefits and Leave Administration - (518) 437-4500

Bryan Preston, Benefits & Leave Manager       

Employee Relations - (518) 437-4500

Tracey Williams, Director

International Employee Services - (518) 437-4500

Lauren Cole, Assistant Director - Non-Resident Taxation and I-9 Certification

Time and Attendance, Leave Accruals, Employment Verifications, Direct Deposit and other Self-Service Questions

Veronica Frazier, Payroll Team Leader (518) 437-4502

Michael Black, Payroll Specialist (518) 437-4534

Pamela Marrone-Coons, Payroll Specialist (518) 437-4503


The Research Foundation is an employer separate and distinct from SUNY and the State of New York, thereby offering separate and distinct compensation and benefits.  Please contact the RF HR Office with any questions pertaining to Research Foundation employment policies and procedures.