Leadership Team

The Leadership Team is comprised of the President and senior personnel responsible for the corporation's strategy, finances and management and its overall success in supporting SUNY's research and innovation. 
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photo of Dr. Jeffrey M. Cheek

Dr. Jeff Cheek
President & Chief Executive Officer

Chris Ashley

Christopher Ashley
General Counsel and Secretary

Ms. Kathleen Caggiano-Siino

Kathleen Caggiano-Siino
Vice President for Human Resources

 photo of Heather Hage

Heather Hage
Vice President, Industry and External Affairs

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Ryan Farrell
Vice President, Internal Audit

Emily Kunchala

Emily Kunchala
Chief Financial Officer

John Paris, RF Chief Information Officer

John Paris
Chief Information Officer & Vice President of Information Services

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Scott Shurtleff
Director of Sponsored Programs Services

 Peter Taubkin

Peter Taubkin
Director, External Relations & Corporate Communications

 Joshua B. Toas

Joshua Toas
Vice President of Compliance, Chief Compliance Officer and Assistant Secretary