Board of Directors

The Research Foundation (RF) board of directors manages the operations of the corporation in accordance with its stated mission and purpose. The voluntary, independent and self-perpetuating board is composed of researchers, campus and system administrators and representatives of business and industry.

A committee structure facilitates the oversight work of the RF board. The committees and their purposes include:

Audit
Finance
Human Resources
Investment (subcommittee of Finance)
Research

Research Foundation Board of Directors

 

 

 

Dr. Nancy L. Zimpher

 

 

Dr. Nancy L. Zimpher, Chair
Chancellor
The State University of New York

 

Dr. Myron J. Mitchell

 

 

Dr. Myron J. Mitchell, Vice-Chair
Distinguished Professor and Director of Council on Hydrologic Systems Science
Environmental Science & Forestry
The State University of New York

 

Mr. Oscar K. Anderson

 

 

Mr. Oscar K. Anderson, III
Managing Director
Apidos Capital Management, LLC


 

Mr. Robert L. Ecklin

 

 

Mr. Robert L. Ecklin
Executive Vice President
Environmental Technologies & Strategic Growth
Corning, Incorporated (Retired)

 

Steven N. Fischer

 

 

Mr. Steven N. Fischer
Business consultant and attorney

 

 

John B. Fitzgibbons

 

 

Mr. John B. Fitzgibbons
President
J Fitzgibbons, LLC

 

Dr. Meng-Ling Hsiao

 

 

Dr. Meng-Ling Hsiao
Executive Chief Consulting Engineer for Reliability
General Electric

 

Dr. John C. LaRosa

 

 

Dr. John C. LaRosa
President
Downstate Medical Center
The State University of New York

 

Dr. Shaun L. McKay

 

 

Dr. Shaun L. McKay
President
Suffolk County Community College
The State University of New York

 

James J. McNamara, Jr.

 

 

Mr. James J. McNamara, Jr.
President & CEO
Endicott Interconnect Technologies, Inc.

 

Mr. George M. Philip

 

 

Mr. George M. Philip
President
University at Albany
The State University of New York

 

Dr. Bahgat G. Sammakia

 

 

Dr. Bahgat G. Sammakia
Director, Integrated Electronics Engineering Center & Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Binghamton University
The State University of New York

 

Dr. Steven J. Scheinman

 

 

Dr. Steven J. Scheinman
Senior Vice President & Dean
College of Medicine
Upstate Medical University
The State University of New York

 

Dr. Samuel L. Stanley, Jr.

 

 

Dr. Samuel L. Stanley, Jr.
President
Stony Brook University
The State University of New York

Mr. Louis R. Tomson

Mr. Louis R. Tomson
Principal
L & J Rad, LLC