SUNY Buffalo State

College Council

  • Linda A. Dobmeier, '71, Chair
  • James Brandys, ’71,’73
  • Todd W. Brason, '85
  • Melissa Brinson
  • Allen F. "Pete" Grum
  • Mylous A. Hairston, '86
  • Charles J. Naughton, ’85
  • Robert M. Zak
  • Leslie Zemsky
  • Briana Alford, '18, Student Representative


Katherine Conway-Turner, Ph.D. President
Melanie Perreault, Ph.D Provost
Susanne P. Bair, P.E.D. Vice President for Institutional Advancement and Development and Executive Director of the Buffalo State College Foundation
Michael LeVine, M.B.A. Vice President for Finance and Management
James Mayrose, Ph.D. Interim Chief Information Officer, and Vice President for Enrollment, Marketing and Communication
Daniel C. Vélez, Ph.D. Interim Vice President for Student Affairs
Karen A. Clinton Jones, Ph.D. Chief Diversity Officer
Bonita R. Durand, Ph.D. Chief of Staff
Benjamin C. Christy, A.Mus.D. Dean, School of Arts and Humanities
Kevin J. Miller, Ed.D. Interim Dean, Graduate School
Wendy Paterson, Ph.D. Dean, School of Education
Mark W. Severson, Ph.D. Dean, School of Natural and Social Sciences
Rita M. Zientek, Ph.D. Interim Dean, School of Professions