Executive Committee Officers


Amanda Cooper, Compensation Analyst, Syracuse University
[email protected]  l  315-443-4824

Vice President

Louise Hand, MBA, SPHR, Director, Human Resources, SAAB
[email protected]  l  315-634-7219


Iolanda Cooper, Wegmans Food Markets
[email protected]  l  315-446-1180 x 315


Jay Jerose, CPA, CVA, Manager, The Bonadio Group
[email protected]  l  315-671-4821

Immediate Past President

Mary Stone, Chief Quality Officer, Hematology/Oncology Associates of CNY
[email protected]

Board of Directors

Diversity and Inclusion             

Mary Anne Ciccarelli, Syracuse Community Connections 

[email protected] | 315-671-5804

Cathy Green Harris, PEACE Inc. 

[email protected] | 315-634-3718

Workforce Readiness              

James Branche, United Radio      
[email protected]  l  315-445-3319   

Professional Certification and College Relations

Kirsi Donovan   
[email protected]  l  315-883-5494


Caprice Reader
[email protected] l  315-730-6466

Legal/Legislative Advocate

Katherine Schafer, Esq., Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC
[email protected]  l  315-218-8243


Tiffany Falcone, HR Works
[email protected]  l  315-218-6547


Lisa Reedy, Costello, Cooney & Fearon, PLLC
[email protected]


Janelle Fields, JFields Marketing
[email protected]   l  315-256-8358

Senior HR Advocate

Jack Matson, Vice President of Human Resources, Erie Materials
[email protected]  l  315-703-1426

Total Rewards

Michelle Leombrone
[email protected]


Mary Stone, Chief Quality Officer, Hematology/Oncology Associates of CNY
[email protected]

Chapter Management Professional

Julianna Pastella, CNY SHRM
[email protected]  l  315-440-6380