The Board of Trustees sets our strategic direction.


Victor Salerno
Chief Executive Officer
O'Connell Electric Co., Inc

Vice Chairman

David Fiedler
CEO (retired)
ESL Federal Credit Union


Paul Eisenstat
SVP Healthcare & Network Management
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield


Mauricio Riveros
Chief Innovation Officer
The Pike Company


Joseph Stefko

Assistant Treasurer

Susan Barnes

Donald Bain
President (retired)
St. John Fisher College

Alex Castro
Chief Housing Officer
PathStone Corporation

Suzanne Nasipak-Chapman
Regional Director, Key Insurance and Benefit Services

Andrew Childs
Former Vice President, Marketing
Paychex, Inc.

Robert Duffy
President & CEO
Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce

Joshua Farrelman
Associate VP, Government & Community Relations
University of Rochester

Joel Frater
Executive Dean
Monroe Community College

Jennifer Leonard
President and Executive Director
Rochester Area Community Foundation

Todd Liebert
Clark Patterson Lee

John McKenna
Tompkins Bank of Castile

Wade Norwood
NYS Board of Regents
Common Ground Health

Cicely Strickland-Ruiz
Chief Operating Officer
United Way of Greater Rochester

Alex Zapesochny
Former President and CEO
iCardiac Technologies