Board of Directors

2017-2018 EXECUTIVE BOARD

Past-President

WOODROW LEWIS, JR                                                                                                                

New Jersey City University                                                                                                                                                                            

Director, TRiO Learning Community Program, SSS Program                                                                                                   

Hepburn Hall Room 112-E

2039 Kennedy Boulevard

Jersey City, New Jersey 07305

wlewis@njcu.edu

 

President                                                                                                                       

MARK MILLWARD                                                                                                                                                           

State University of New York Potsdam                                                                                                             

Director, TRIO SSS

Sisson Hall S119

Potsdam, New York 13676

millwamd@postdam.edu

                                                                                                                                               

President  Elect                                                                                                      

KAREN K. TEXEIRA                                                                                                                                           

John Jay College                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Director, Upward Bound Program

519 West 59th Street                                                                                                                                                                     

New York, New York 10019                                                                                                    

KTexeira@jjay.cuny.edu

 

Secretary                                                                            

JENNIFER EFFEREN                                                                                                      

Pace University                                                                       

Director, Upward Bound Program

163 William St. 11th Floor

New York, New York 10038

jefferen@pace.edu

 

Treasurer                                                                                                                          

SUSAN J. OTT

University of Buffalo

Director, McNair Scholars Program

255 Capen Hall

Buffalo, NY 14260

sjott@buffalo.edu

 

Parliamentarian

BARBARA THOMPSON

 The College at Brockport - SUNY 

ETS/Ronald E. McNair Program

78 Cooper Hall

Brockport, NY 14420      

bthompso@brockport.edu

 

New Jersey District Representatives

Northern Representative                                                                                         

JAKYRRA S. TYSON                                                                                                                      

Rutgers University - Newark

Director, Educational Talent Search                                                                             

110 Warren Street                                                                                                                      

Newark, New Jersey 07102                                                                                                                    

jakyrra.tyson@rutgers.edu

 

Central Representative

JACKASHA WILEY

Rutgers University - New Brunswick

Director, Upward Bound Program

54 Joyce Kilmer Ave., LSH A316

Piscataway, NJ 08854  

jackasha.wiley@rutgers.edu

 

South Representative

Open

 

New York District Representatives

 Metro Representative                                                                      

YURI A. JOB                                                                                                                                       

City College of New York                                                                                                          

Director, Upward Bound Program                                                                                    

160 Convent Avenue                                                                                                                 

New York, New York 10031

yjob@ccny.cuny.edu

                                                                                                                                                                 

Central Representative                                                               

JEN RUDOLPH                                                                                                                

Cornell University                                                                                                                       

Director, Upward Bound Program                                                                                                      

200 Barnes Hall

Ithaca, New York 14853

jlr343@cornell.edu       

                                                                                                                             

Western Representative                                                                                    

State University @ Brockport

BARBARA THOMPSON                                                                                             

ETS/Ronald E. McNair Program

78 Cooper Hall

Brockport, NY 14420      

bthompso@brockport.edu

                                  

North Country Representative                                                                                                                 

MARJORIE B. WARDEN

Clarkson University

CSTEP/McNair/LSAMP/ASPIRE

Student Success, Diversity & Inclusion

233 Bertrand H. Snell Hall Box 5801

Potsdam , New York 13699

mwarden@clarkson.edu

 

Board Members at Large 

 ABENA DOUGLAS                                                                              

Seton Hall University

Associate Director, Upward Bound Program

Academic Success Coach

400 South Orange Avenue

Mooney Hall, Room 21

South Orange, New Jersey 07079

abena.douglas@shu.edu

 

THERESA CURRY 

York College

Program Director

TRiO Student Support Services/York Enrichment Services

94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd.

Jamaica, New York 11451

tcurry@york.cuny.edu

 

OMAR A. ABDULLAH                                                                            

John Jay College

Counselor, Upward Bound Program                                                                                                                                                       

519 West 59th Street                                                                                                                                                                     

New York, New York 10019                                                                                                    

oabdullah@jjay.cuny.edu

 

TOMICKA WAGSTAFF 

Rochester Institute of Technology                                                                                   

Director, McNair Program

157 Lomb Memorial Drive, Orange Hall

Rochester, New York 14623

tcgnsc@rit.edu

                                  

ANDREW GEBEL 

Genesee Community College

TRiO Upward Bound Academic Coordinator

45 Main Street

LeRoy, NY 14482

ajgebel@genesee.edu

  

ANGELICA BENITEZ                                                                                                                     

Rider University                                                                                                                                              

Director, McNair Program                                                                 

2083 Lawrence Road

Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648

abenitez@rider.edu

 

ANTHONY C. CULPEPPER, JR.

Saint Peter's University

 Student Support Services

2641 John F. Kennedy Blvd

Henneberry Hall, Suite 3132

Jersey City, NJ 07306

aculpepper@saintpeters.edu

 

JORGE MARTINEZ-SANTIAGO

Fordham University 

Associate Director, Academic Talent Search

Rose Hill Campus

441 E. Fordham Road

Bronx, NY 10458

jamartinez@fordham.edu

2017-2018 STANDING COMMITTEES

 

 

Alumni

Chair: Anthony Culpepper

 

Bylaws/P3

Chair: Jorge Martinez-Santiago

 

Conference

Co-Chairs: Woodrow Lewis & Karen Texeira

Jackasha Wiley

 

Awards & Scholarships

Omar Abdullah  - Chair

Jorge Martinez-Santiago

Jennifer Efferen

Jennifer Rudolph

 

Development

Chair: Yuri Job

 

Fairshare

Chair: Jakyrra Tyson

Karen Texeira

 

Emerging Leaders

Co-Chairs: Barb Thompson and Jen Rudolph

Finance

Chair: Susan Ott

Karen Texeira

Jorge Martinez-Santiago

 

Membership

Chair: Karen Texeira

Abena Douglas

 

Nominations & Elections

Chair: Woodrow Lewis

Jorge Martinez-Santiago

 

Publications

Chair: Yuri Job

 

Strategic Plan

Chair: Angelica Benitez

 

Policy Seminar

New York Coordinators:   Andrew Gebel, Brian Post

New Jersey Coordinators:  Jakyrra Tyson, Abena Douglas