Audit and Finance Committee

The Audit and Finance Committee supports the Board of Directors in fulfilling its responsibility to oversee The Research Foundation for The State University of New York’s (the “Corporation”) financial reporting, internal control processes, the effectiveness of the internal and external audit functions, the effectiveness of the compliance program, and fulfilling the Corporation’s responsibility with respect to the supervision, care, and custody of all corporate assets.

Audit and Finance Committee Charter


photo to be used in BOD grids Mr. Eric L. Cochran, Chair
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
photo to be used in grid Ms. Hillary Hansen, Vice Chair
Partner, Financial Services Office
Ernst & Young Global Limited
Robert S. Azeke, Managing Partner, Farol Asset Management Mr. Robert S. Azeke
Managing Partner
Farol Asset Management
Mr. Jeffrey Black Mr. Jeffrey H. Black
Retired Senior Partner and Vice Chairman
Deloitte LLP
Diane M. Minas  Ms. Diane M Minas
EHS Technology Leader
General Electric's Global Research Center (GRC) 
photo to be used in grid Dr. Bahgat Sammakia
Distinguished Professor, Vice President for Research
Binghamton University
Sathish Tripathi photo Dr. Satish K. Tripathi
University at Buffalo
The State University of New York
Ex Officio Members
photo to be used in grid Ms. Eileen G. Whelley
Retired Chief Human Resources Officer
XL Group