SUNY Adirondack Foundation

SUNY Adirondack Foundation

Guided by SUNY Adirondack's strategic plan, the SUNY Adirondack Foundation actively and collaboratively raises and manages the necessary funds to help the college meet the evolving needs of its students and community.

SUNY Adirondack Foundation Board of Directors 2020-2021


Bill Hart, President (Vice President, US Business Operations, Irving Consumer Products, Inc.)

Erinn C. Kolligian, President-Elect (Manager, McGregor Village Development Corporation)

Paul Dowen, CPA '79, Treasurer (CPA, Partner, Whittemore, Dowen & Ricciardelli LLP)

Rachael Hunsinger Patten, Secretary (Chief Advancement Officer/Executive Director of the SUNY Adirondack Foundation)

Board of Directors

Patrick Canavan, '91, (Vice President, Commercial Lending, Trustco Bank)

James Casaccio (Licensed Real Estate Broker, Premier Properties)

Russell E. Danforth '76 (MEC Consulting LLC)

Kristine Duffy, Ed. D. (SUNY Adirondack President)

Richard J. Ferguson (Chairman, Community Advisory Board, Saratoga National Bank and Trust Company)

Edward L. Hanchett (Executive Director, Adirondack Radiology)

Chad Mallow '97 (Employee Benefits Practice Leader, Upstate Insurance Agency)

Shelly Marcantonio (Vice President, Employee Benefits Practice Leader, NBT Insurance Agency)

Michael Murray '01 (Vice President, Commercial Lending, Adirondack Trust Company)

Robert Nemer (Co-Owner, Nemer Auto Group)

James R. Nolan, Ph.D. (Professor, Siena College; Supervisor, Town of Greenwich)

Naftali Rottenstreich Ph.D.  (Professor of English, SUNY Adirondack)

Sue Trumpick, Past-President (Retired CIO, SUNY Adirondack)

Jessica Hugabone Vinson, Esq. (Vella, Carbone & Associates, LLP)

Robin Wadleigh CPA, CFE '11 (Whittemore, Dowen & Ricciardelli LLP)


Carrie Griffen-Yakush '00 (Office Specialist)

Liz Lastowski '00 (Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations)

Contact us:  (518) 743-2243
Mailing address:  640 Bay Road, Queensbury, NY  12804
Campus address:  Scoville 303
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