The mission of the University Leadership Team is to create and foster a culture of collaboration and shared responsibility across all units and all activities of the University. The goals of this group are to:

  1. think strategically about the mission and values of the University,
  2. establish a dialogue that extends beyond the individual department or unit to encompass the voice of the University community, and
  3. create new lines for effective communication.

Riyad Aboutaha
Associate Dean, College of Engineering and Computer Science

Donna Adams
Director of Administration and Technical Services, Campus Safety and Emergency Management Services

Lois Agnew
Interim Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Mary Grace Almandrez
Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion

Joseph Alfieri
Director, Campus Planning, Design and Construction

Jill Anderson
Managing Director, Syracuse Stage

Shannon Andre
Director of Communications and Media Relations

Lisa Andreotta
Senior Associate Vice President of Operations

Susan Ballard
Vice President, Alumni Engagement, Advancement and External Affairs

Cerri Banks
Vice President and Deputy to the Senior Vice President

Colleen Bench
Associate Vice President, Parent Engagement

Steven Bennett
Senior Vice President for International Programs and Academic Operations

Tom Benzel 
Assistant Director, Stadium

Sid Bhattacharya 
Associate Vice President for Marketing Strategy

Robert Bifulco
Associate Dean and Chair, Public Administration and International Affairs, Maxwell School

Craig Boise
Dean, College of Law

Anne Brandt
Executive Director of Content, Marketing

Rick Burton
David B. Falk Professor of Sport Management and Faculty Athletics Representative

Keith Bybee
Vice Dean and Professor, College of Law; Professor, Maxwell School

Joseph Carfi
Director, Parking and Transit Services, Auxiliary Services

Cynthia Carnahan
Senior Associate Director, Office of Budget and Planning

Maureen Casey
Chief Operating Officer, Institute for Veterans and Military Families

Kelly Chandler-Olcott
Interim Dean and Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence, School of Education

Gabby Chapman
Associate Dean, Graduate School

Dr. Ruth Chen
Professor of Practice, College of Engineering and Computer Science

Jeff Comanici
Executive Director, Post Traditional Advancement, College of Professional Studies

Kevin Connolly
General Manager and Executive Director, Sheraton

Guilherme Costa
Senior Associate Vice President and Deputy University Secretary

Peter Cronin
Vice President, Schools, Colleges, Libraries, and Administration

Kevin Crowston
Associate Dean for Research and Distinguished Professor, School of Information Studies

Julia Czerniak
Associate Dean, School of Architecture

Meredith Davis
Associate Vice President of Student Engagement

Elisa Macedo Dekaney
Associate Dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts

Martha Diede
Director, Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence

Christina Leigh Docteur
Director, Office of Proposal Support Services

Tim Drumm
Executive Director, Special Initiatives

Denise Dyce
Director of Labor Relations and Labor and Employment Counsel, Human Resources

Gerald Edmonds
Senior Assistant Provost for Academic Programs

Sue Edson
Executive Senior Associate Athletics Director/Communications, Athletics

Alexandra Epsilanty
Associate Vice President, Regional and International Advancement

Amy Faulkner
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Newhouse School

Carol Faulkner
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of History, Maxwell School

Beth Ferri
Associate Dean for Research, School of Education

Joe Fetter
Associate Director, Real Estate

Tom Forgione
Director, Stadium

Michael Frasciello
Dean, University College

Herman Frazier
Senior Deputy Director of Athletics and Chief of Staff, Athletics

Dan French
Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Jean Gallipeau
Comptroller, Business, Finance and Administrative Services

Marie Garland
Assistant Provost for Faculty Affairs

Jenny Gluck
Associate CIO, Academic Services, Information Technology Services

Andrew Goodrich
Deputy Athletic Director and CMO

Andrew Gordon
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Gerald Greenberg
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Interim Chair of Writing Studies, Rhetoric, and Composition, College of Arts and Sciences

Margie Greeson
Director, Global Cash Operations

Allen Groves
Senior Vice President and Chief Student Experience Officer

Mary Pat Grzymala
Senior Associate Director, Facility Services

Marcelle Haddix
Associate Provost for Strategic Initiatives

Maurice Harris
Dean of Admissions, Enrollment and the Student Experience, Office of Admissions

Dona Hayes
Associate Professor, Broadcast and Digital Journalism, Newhouse School

Michael Haynie
Vice Chancellor for Strategic Initiatives and Innovation

Keith Henderson
Chief Compliance Officer

Chad Hendrick
Senior Associate Director, Facility Services

Adam Hepburn
Executive Director of Operations, Strategic Initiatives and Innovation

Jenn DeMarchi
Communications Director, Business, Finance and Administrative Services

Rob Hradsky
Vice President and Dean of Students

Lily Hughes
Assistant Dean, Career Services

Robert Hupp
Artistic Director, Syracuse Stage

Candace Campbell Jackson
Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff

Mark Jacobson
Assistant Dean, Washington Programs

Chris Johnson
Associate Provost for Academic Affairs

Cydney Johnson
Vice President, Community Engagement and Government Relations

Sheila Johnson
Associate Vice President, Chief Equal Opportunity and Title IX Officer

Roberta Jones
Assistant Provost, Strategic Planning and Budget, Academic Affairs

Gwenn Judge
Acting Chief Financial Officer

Joel Kaplan
Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, Newhouse School

Rebecca Reed Kantrowitz 
Associate Dean, Hendricks Chapel

Rosemary Kelly
Assistant Dean of Student Services, University College

Steven Kelly
Associate Treasurer

Scott Kemp
Associate Treasurer

Vernetta Kinchen
Executive Director for Housing and Lodging, Auxiliary Services

Kathleen Kinney
Associate CIO for Enterprise Applications and Projects, Information Technology Services

Kris Klinger
Senior Associate Vice President for Auxiliary Services

Kristen Jones Kolod
Deputy Athletics Director and Chief Financial Officer, Athletics

Brian Konkol
Dean, Hendricks Chapel; Professor of Practice, Department of Religion

Eileen Lantier
Senior Associate Dean, Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics

David Lind
Director, English Language Institute

Mark Lodato
Dean, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications

Andrew London
Associate Dean for Finance and Administration, Maxwell School

Ralph Lorenz
Senior Associate Dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts; Interim Chair, Department of Transmedia; Professor of Music

Melissa Luke
Provost Faculty Fellow, Academic Affairs; Dean’s Professor, Department of Counseling and Human Services

Bobby Maldonado
Chief, Public Safety

Vanja Malloy
Director and Chief Curator, Syracuse University Art Museum

Jeffrey Mangram
Provost Faculty Fellow

Alexander McKelvie
Interim Dean, Whitman School of Management

Chuck Merrihew
Vice President, Administration, Advancement and External Affairs

Karen Morrissey
Associate Vice President, Human Resources Operations

Anne Mosher
Provost’s Faculty Fellow, Associate Professor, and Co-Director of Coronat Scholars Program, Maxwell School/College of Arts and Sciences

Jamie Mullin
Senior Associate Athletics Director for Administration, Athletics

Diane Lyden Murphy
Dean, Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics

J. Ronald Novack Jr.
Executive Director, Veteran and Military Programs

Gabriel Nugent
Deputy General Counsel

Utibe Offiong
University Audit Executive

Michael Paparo
Associate Comptroller, Financial Reporting and Analysis

Michael Paulus
Senior Associate Athletic Director and Executive Director of Athletic Development

Brian Pendergast
Associate Comptroller, Disbursements and Payroll

Abby Perer
Associate General Counsel

Rebecca Ponza
Director, Environmental Health and Safety Services

Tommy Powell
Assistant Provost for Student-Athlete Development

Neal Powless
University Ombuds

Ramesh Raina
Interim Vice President, Research

Kira Kristal Reed
Associate Professor, Provost Faculty Fellow

Gretchen Ritter
Vice Chancellor, Provost and Chief Academic Officer

John Rossiter
Manager, Fire and Life Safety Services

Dara Royer
Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Marketing

Peter Sala
Vice President and Chief Campus Facilities Officer

John Sardino
Deputy Chief, Department of Public Safety, Campus Safety and Emergency Services

Sarah Scalese
Senior Associate Vice President, Communications

Sean Scanlon
Vice President, Development, Central Teams

David Seaman
Dean of Libraries and University Librarian

Eric Sedore
Interim Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer

Debbie Skeele
Director, CFAS Administration, Budget and Finance

Amy Sloane-Garris
Executive Director, Graduate Enrollment Management, Graduate School

J. Cole Smith
Dean, College of Engineering and Computer Science

Michael Speaks
Dean, School of Architecture

Karen Spear
Interim Associate Vice President, Regional Advancement, Advancement and External Affairs

Jeff Stoecker
Vice President and Chief Communications Officer

Jennifer Stromer-Galley
Professor and Senior Associate Dean for Academic and Faculty Affairs, School of Information Studies

Kent Syverud
Chancellor and President

Stuart Taub
Director, Office of Sponsored Programs

Matthew Ter Molen
Senior Vice President and Chief Advancement Officer

Michael Tick
Dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts

Seth Tucker
Director, Global Safety and Support, Campus Safety and Emergency Management, and Syracuse Abroad

Jen Uryniak
Executive Director of Budget and Operations, Auxiliary Services

David Van Slyke
Dean, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs

Peter Vanable
Associate Provost, Graduate Studies; Dean, Graduate School

Lynn Vanderhoek
Vice President, Principal Gifts and Strategic Initiatives

Steve Vassallo
Assistant Vice President, Institutional Research

Rachel Vassel
Assistant Vice President, Multicultural Advancement

John Webster
Executive Director of Hospitality, Auxiliary Services

Mark Wheeler
Director, Athletic Compliance

John Wildhack
Athletic Director

Erika Wilkens
Assistant Provost and Executive Director, Syracuse Abroad

Ryan Williams
Vice President of Enrollment Services, Enrollment and the Student Experience

Salatha Willis 
Associate Athletic Director, Diversity, Culture and Climate

Jamie Winders
Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs

Brittany Zaehringer
Senior Associate Vice President for Operations, Enrollment and the Student Experience