Board of Trustees

SUNY Ulster is governed by a 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 & Members
for the 2018-2019 Academic Year 

  Alan Lomita Chair BOT SUNY Ulster 2017-2018   Alan Lomita

Appointed: 1/26/2016
Term Expires: 6/30/2017
Hometown: Rosendale
Governor Appointment
William L. Spearman Chair BOT 2014-2015

William L. Spearman
Vice Chair

Reappointed: 4/14/2014
Term Expires: 6/30/2020
Hometown: Lake Katrine
Governor appointment

  Victoria St. John-Gilligan Secretary BOT 2015-2016

Victoria St. John-Gilligan
Reappointed: 11/30/2016
Term Expires: 6/30/2023
Hometown: Kingston
County appointment

Anna M. Brett

Anna M. Brett
Appointed: 12/1/2012
Term Expires: 6/30/2018
Hometown: Kingston
County appointment

  Karen Clark Adin

Karen Clark Adin
Appointed: 6/1/2014
Term Expires: 6/30/2020
Hometown: Kingston
County appointment  


generic person shape VACANT   Rod P. Futerfas

Rod P. Futerfas
Appointed: 9/11/2012
Term Expires: 6/30/2019
Hometown: Kingston
Governor appointment

generic person shape Student Trustee
Eamonn Ziegler-Horton
Hometown: Kingston


  Gabriel Sotile Gabriel F. Sottile 
Reappointed: 7/1/14
Term Expires: 6/30/2021
Hometown: Hurley
County appointment


  Timothy L. Sweeney Vice Chair BOT 2014-2015   Timothy J. Sweeney
Appointed: 10/15/10
Term Expires: 6/30/2017 
Hometown: Stone Ridge
Governor appointment

College Attorney
William J. Ryan, Jr., Kingston
Trustees Emeriti
Peter L. Berger, Ellenville
Françoise C. Dunefsky, Port Ewen 
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





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