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

Mr. Christopher Ashley

Christopher Ashley 
General Counsel and Secretary

Ms. Kathleen Caggiano-Siino

Kathleen Caggiano-Siino 
Vice President for Human Resources

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Heather Hage 
Vice President, Industry and External Affairs

photo of Emily Kunchala

Emily Kunchala 
Chief Financial Officer

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Robert Mason 
Senior Director, Grants and Contracts Administration

John Paris, RF Chief Information Officer

John Paris
Chief Information Officer & Vice President of Information Services

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Peter Taubkin
Director, External Relations & Corporate Communications

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