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Board of Trustees Members

The St. John Fisher College Board of Trustees is comprised of prominent business leaders and community members from the Rochester area and beyond.

The Board is currently led by Diana Nole (chair) and Tom Bowles ’71 (vice chair).

Board Member Listing

President/Owner, Billitier Electric, Inc.
Ronald Billitier
President and CEO of Financial Institutions, Inc., Five Star Bank
Martin Birmingham
Former Chief Executive Officer, Enesco, LLC
Thomas Bowles
Attorney, The Law Office of Daniel J. Boyce, Esq.
Daniel J. Boyce
President of the Rochester Division, Senior Vice President, M&T Bank Corporation
Daniel Burns
Former President and CEO, Urban League of Rochester, NY, Inc.
William Clark
General Partner, Trillium Group
Jose Coronas
Former Senior Vice President of Store Operations, Wegmans Foods Markets, Inc.
Jack DePeters
Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, PrimeGroup Insurance Inc. (PGI Inc.)
Kevin Dugan
Former Vice President and CFO, University of Rochester Medical Center
Michael Goonan
Retired Chairman and CEO, C.P.U., Inc.
James Growney
President and CEO, VisitRochester
Donald Jeffries
President, JK Executive Strategies, LLC
Jill Knittel
Associate Buyer, Golf, DICK’S Sporting Goods
Anthony Lee
President/Owner, Skin Search of Rochester, Inc. and DermaSpa, Partners of Dermatology Associates of Rochester, P.C.
Janice Loss
Former President and CEO, St. Ann's Community
Elizabeth Mullin-DiProsa
Executive Vice President and General Manager of Healthcare Business, Nuance Communications
Diana Nole
Former Director, Management Consulting, Jordon & Jordon
Michael O'Conor
Managing Partner, Capital Investment Advisors, LLC
Rebecca Pelino
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, PrimePay, LLC
William Pellicano
Vice President Emerita of Student Affairs, College of the Holy Cross
Jacqueline Peterson
Managing Partner, MSP Enterprise Partners
Mark Peterson
Director, Northeast Region, Absolute Software
Mary Piehler
Managing Partner, Calkins Corporate Park
Ronald Pluta
Community Volunteer
Wanda Polisseni
Gerard Rooney
President, Gotham Surgical
Matthew Rowe
Chief Executive Officer, O’Connell Electric Company
Victor Salerno
CEO, Executive Creative Director, JAY
Ferdinand Smith
Immediate Past Superior General, Congregation of St. Basil
George T. Smith
President and CEO, University of Rochester Thompson Health
Michael Stapleton
Marketing Manager, Ontario Specialty Contracting (OSC), Inc.; Executive Director, OSC Charitable Foundation
President, The Cooley Group
Philip Yawman

Ex-Officio Board Members

Christine A. BoevChair of the Faculty Assembly
Associate Professor and Undergraduate Chair, Nursing
LANP Fellow; American Association of Colleges of Nursing
St. John Fisher College

Zaiya P. Dillon ’20 – SGA President
St. John Fisher College

Mark Parsons ’10Alumni Board President
Reed Eye Associates

Board Staff

Robert W. Burgdorf, Esq. ’84 (College Counsel)
Nixon Peabody, LLP

Stephanie Williams
Board Secretary

Trustees Emeriti Society

Thomas F. Bonadio ’71
Founder and Senior Counsel
The Bonadio Group

Charles A. Constantino ’61
Former Executive Vice President
PAR Technology Corporation

Fr. Albert Cylwicki, CSB
Assisting Basilian Father
St. John Fisher College

C. McCollister Evarts
Former CEO
University of Rochester Medical Center

B. Thomas Golisano
Golisano Foundation
Paychex, Inc.

William M. Hughes ’62
Chief Executive Officer
HPA Consulting Group, Inc.

R. Wayne LeChase
LeChase Construction Services, LLC

Martin L. Keating ’75
Former Managing Director
Cantor Commercial Real Estate Company

Gary L. Mucci Esq., ’68
Barclay Damon

Martin Mucci ’81
CEO & President
Paychex, Inc.

John A. (Jack) Palvino ’55
Former Executive Vice President
The Lincoln Group

Joseph R. Rulison ’78
Co-Founder & CEO
three + one advisors

James D. Ryan
Former President
Ryco Management, Inc.

Rev. Joseph A. Trovato, CSB
Former Campus Chaplain
St. John Fisher College

Gerald VanStrydonck ’66
Former Chief Financial Officer
Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School