Leadership

A State University of New York College (SUNY) community college, Hudson Valley Community College is sponsored by Rensselaer County and overseen by a 10-member Board of Trustees. The college’s faculty and staff are led by Dr. Roger A. Ramsammy, the college’s seventh president.

Administration

Roger A. Ramsammy, Ph.D. (2018)
President
Ph.D., Howard University
M.S., Howard University
B.S., University of DC

Carol L. Bosco, Ph.D. (2002)
Dean, School of Health Sciences
Ph.D., Nursing, University of Arizona
M.S., B.S., Russell Sage College
A.A., Mott Community College

Jonathan Brennan (2016)
Chief Information Officer
M.Ed., Post University
B.S., The Sage Colleges
A.O.S., ITT Technical Institute

Louis Coplin II (1987)
Interim Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Development
M.A., Empire State College
B.A., SUNY College Fredonia

Karen Ferrer-Muniz (2011)
Dean of Retention and Instructional Support Services
M.A., SUNY Albany
B.A., Inter American University of Puerto Rico

Margaret Geehan, Ph.D. (1997)
Dean of Institutional Assessment
Ph.D., M.S., SUNY Albany
B.A., SUNY New Paltz
A.A.S., Fashion Institute Technology

Penny Hill (2011)
Dean, Economic Development and Workforce Initiatives
M.B.A., The Sage Colleges
B.S., SUNY Albany
A.A.S., Hudson Valley Community College

MaryAnn Janosik, Ph.D. (2017)
Interim Vice President of Academic Affairs
Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
M.A., Cleveland State University
B.A., Oberlin College

Dennis Kennedy (2010)
Executive Director of Communications and Marketing
M.A., SUNY Albany
B.A., Marist College
A.A., Hudson Valley Community College

Regina Scarano LaGatta ‘73 (2014)
Executive Director, HVCC Foundation and Chief Advancement Officer
M.S.Ed., College of Saint Rose
B.S.Ed., SUNY Brockport
A.S., Hudson Valley Community College

Lucille A. Marion, Ph.D. (1983)
Vice President, Executive Director, Capital District Educational Opportunity Center
Ph.D., M.S., B.A., Ed Specialist University Certificate, SUNY Albany

Kathleen Petley (1987)
Interim Executive Director of Institutional Assessment and Planning
M.S., SUNY Albany
B.A., SUNY Binghamton

William D. Reuter (2017)
Vice President for Administration and Finance
M.A., Empire State College
B.S., Binghamton University
A.A.S., Nassau Community College

Ainsley Thomas (2017)
Chief Diversity Officer
M.A., SUNY Albany
B.A., LeMoyne College

Fabian Vega, Ph.D. (2017)
Dean, Liberal Arts and Sciences
Ph.D., Union Theological Seminary
M.Phil., Union Theological Seminary
M.Div., Yale University
M.S., Neumann College
B.S., Valley Forge Christian College