The Executive Committee of the Alumni Council provides overall leadership to the Council and its committees, conducts general business and provides a framework for new Council initiatives, including the addition of permanent and ad hoc committees. Alumni Council Chair John Gleason ’87 and the chairs and vice chairs of each committee comprise the membership of the Executive Committee.
Chair: John Gleason ’87, Chief Operating Officer, Morgan Stanley
Staff Liaison: Ronna Bosko, Director of Alumni Relations
Representing the professions most sought after by current students and building upon the lifelong relationships Geneseo alumni have with each other and the strong affinity they have for their College, the Career Advisory Committee provides support to the Office of Career Development to help Geneseo students gain career related experiences and employment.
Chair: Kathy Baron ’83, Organization Development Consultant, Center for Workplace Development, Harvard University
Staff Liaisons: Ronna Bosko, Director of Alumni Relations and Rob DiCarlo, Associate Director for Internship Opportunities
The Class Leadership Committee encourages class affiliation, shares information about the College and each class and supports the success of each respective class’s annual giving effort. Members also lead reunion giving and planning efforts for their class’s five-year Reunions.
Chair: Chris Mattoni ’96, Senior Manager, Retirement Plans, Deloitte Services, LP
Vice Chair: Jessica Partch Blair '00, Director of Development, 826 Valencia
Staff Liaisons: David Arduin '12, Phonathon, Young Alumni and Student Giving Coordinator
The Communications Committee is comprised of Geneseo alumni who are active in communications professions. It provides counsel and feedback to the Office of College Communications to help shape strategic communications planning and brand building to strengthen alumni-college, alumni-student and alumni-alumni bonds.
Chair: Chris Pinckney ’88, Executive Creative Director and Partner, Pinckney Hugo Group
Staff Liaison: David Irwin, Senior Communications Manager, Media Relations Director
The Regional Committee is comprised of the chairs of the College’s 18 regions. It works to engender life-long affiliation of alumni with Geneseo and each other by hosting regional events and providing opportunities to gather across the country and around the world.
Vice Chair: Clare Cusack '96, Senior V.P. N.Y. Bankers Assoc.
Vice Chair: Padraic McConville '04, V.P., Partners Group (USA) Inc.
Staff Liaison: Amanda McCarthy, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations for Regional Events