Board of Trustees

SUNY Ulster is governed by an 10-member board of trustees made up of community leaders appointed by the Governor of New York or the Ulster County Legislature to serve the college, as well as a student trustee.

Officers for the 2014-2015 Academic Year:

  • Chair: William L. Spearman, Lake Katrine
  • Vice Chair: Timothy J. Sweeney, Stone Ridge
  • Secretary: Victoria St. John-Gilligan, Kingston

Board Members:

  • Anna M. Brett, Kingston
  • Karen Clark Adin, Kingston
  • Françoise C. Dunefsky, Port Ewen
  • Rod P. Futerfas, Kingston
  • Gabriel F. Sottile, Hurley

Student Trustee:

  • Catherine St. Clair, Stone Ridge

College Attorney:

  • William J. Ryan, Jr., Kingston

Trustees Emeriti:

  • Peter L. Berger, Ellenville
  • Harlow F. DeForest, Kingston
  • Anne R. Donovan, Kingston
  • John H. Dwyer, Sr., Kingston
  • John E. Finch, Kingston
  • Susan M. McConekey, Kingston
  • George Rusk, Jr., Marlboro
  • David H. Rylance, Port Ewen
  • John J. Wadlin, Highland


Board of Trustees' Policy Manual