Foundation Board & Senior Administration

Macaulay’s Board of Directors is a group of esteemed and dedicated leaders who offer their individual expertise as Board members in support of our mission and goals. The Dean of the College and the Vice President of External Relations serve as ex officio members of the Board.



Anthony E. Meyer – Chair
Ocean Road Advisors, Inc.

Michael D. Grohman – Vice Chair & Secretary
Duane Morris LLP

Thomas Brigandi, CFA ’12 – Treasurer
CFA Society New York

Stephanie Hyacinth* – Executive Director
VP External Relations, Macaulay Honors College



Adeola Akinrinade ’05

John E. Bierwirth

Tony Brown
The Real Advice Plus

David Coulter
Warburg Pincus

James Ganley ’12
Galatioto Sports Partners

Eric Gioia

Steven M. Goldman
PBM Capital Group

Yosef Ibrahimi ’05
Credit Suisse

Ann M. Limberg
Retired, Managing Director, Bank of America

Elizabeth Macaulay-Lewis
The Graduate Center, CUNY

Amy McIntosh

Steven Phillips
Chatham House

Anita V. Sonawane ’11
Bessemer Trust

Thalia S. Smith

Marcy Syms
Sy Syms Foundation

Dara Byrne*
Dean, Macaulay Honors College



Matthew Goldstein
City University of New York

Ann Kirschner
City University of New York

Mary C. Pearl
City University of New York

Laura Schor
Hunter College



William E. Macaulay


*ex officio


Dean Dara N. Byrne, PhD

Dara N. Byrne, PhD

Macaulay Honors College
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Chris Dennis
Associate Dean for Finance and Administration

Macaulay Honors College
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Stephanie Hyacinth

Stephanie Hyacinth
Interim Vice President of External Relations

Macaulay Honors College
(212) 729-2917(212) 729-2917
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Veronica Maldonado

Veronica Maldonado
Assistant Dean for Student Services

Macaulay Honors College
(212) 729-2949(212) 729-2949
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Joseph Ugoretz

Joseph Ugoretz
Senior Associate Dean and Chief Academic Officer

Macaulay Honors College
(212) 729-2920(212) 729-2920
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