Working Groups: Planning Committees and Response Teams

New York Tech has formed numerous teams comprised of representatives from the university community in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and in preparation for campus reopening in accordance with state and local guidelines, including:

Executive Planning Committee for Reopening/Campus Re-engagement

  • Jerry Balentine, D.O. FACOEP, FACEP, Dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine and Vice President for Health Sciences and Medical Affairs
  • Brian Harper, M.D., M.P.H., Chief Medical Officer of the Academic Health Care Centers
  • Suzanne Musho, AIA, NCARB, Chief Architect and Vice President for Capital Planning, Facilities and Operations, and Environmental Health and Safety

Subcommittees for Reopening/Campus Re-engagement

  • Academic Subcommittee represented by academic leadership, including Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Junius J. Gonzales, M.D., M.B.A.
  • Human Resources Subcommittee represented by human resources leadership, including General Counsel and Vice President for Human Resources Catherine Flickinger, J.D.
  • Communications and Government Affairs Subcommittee led by Vice President for Strategic Communications & External Affairs Nada Anid, Ph.D.
  • Information Technology and Academic Continuity Subcommittee led by Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer Pennie Turgeon, M.B.A.
  • Enrollment and Admissions Subcommittee led by Vice President for Enrollment Management Joseph Posillico, Ed.D., CPA
  • Development and Alumni Communication Subcommittee led by Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations Patrick Minson, M.B.A., M.P.A.
  • Student Life Subcommittee represented by student life leadership, including Interim Assistant Provost for Student Engagement and Development Tiffani Blake, M.S., Ed.M.

COVID-19 Response Team

  • Hank Foley, Ph.D., President
  • Nada Anid, Ph.D., Vice President for Strategic Communications & External Affairs
  • Jerry Balentine, D.O. FACOEP, FACEP, Dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine and Vice President for Health Sciences and Medical Affairs
  • Tiffani Blake, M.S., Ed.M., Interim Assistant Provost for Student Engagement and Development
  • Bobbie Dell’Aquilo, Executive Director, Strategic Communications
  • Catherine Flickinger, J.D.,General Counsel and Vice President for Human Resources
  • Junius J. Gonzales, M.D., M.B.A., Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Brian Harper, M.D., M.P.H., Chief Medical Officer of the Academic Health Care Centers
  • Barbara Holahan, M.B.A., Vice President for Financial Affairs, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer
  • Carol Jablonsky, Executive Director, Human Resources
  • William Marchand, Senior Director, Facilities Management
  • Patrick Minson, M.B.A., M.P.A., Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations
  • Cheryl Monticciolo, Director, Compliance and Title IX Coordinator
  • Suzanne Musho, AIA, NCARB, Chief Architect and Vice President for Capital Planning, Facilities and Operations, and Environmental Health and Safety
  • Joseph Posillico, Ed.D., CPA, Vice President for Enrollment Management
  • Lou Reinisch, Ph.D., Associate Provost
  • Jordan Thompson, J.D., Deputy General Counsel and Director, Risk Management
  • Pennie Turgeon, M.B.A., Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer
  • Dan Velez, Director, Athletics

COVID-19 Task Force

  • Jerry Balentine, D.O. FACOEP, FACEP, Dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine and Vice President for Health Sciences and Medical Affairs
  • Junius J. Gonzales, M.D., M.B.A., Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Brian Harper, M.D., M.P.H., Chief Medical Officer of the Academic Health Care Centers
  • Nada Anid, Ph.D., Vice President for Strategic Communications & External Affairs
  • Lou Reinisch, Ph.D., Associate Provost
  • Bobbie Dell’Aquilo, Executive Director, Strategic Communications