Syracuse University has announced the election of five new members to its Board of Trustees, all with extraordinary backgrounds in business and philanthropy. Individually and collectively, these new trustees have already enhanced the student experience and advanced the University’s mission by supporting scholarships, programs and services that prepare students for success.
The new members are Steven R. Becker ’73, Raquel-Ann “Roxi” Nurse McNabb ’98, G’99, Sandra Cordova Micek ’91, Edward G. Mitzen ’88 and Michael R. Venutolo ’77.
“The board welcomes these new members and is grateful for the passion and purpose they bring to their new role,” says Board of Trustees Chair Kathleen A. Walters ’73. “I am especially impressed with how they have each demonstrated their commitment to our shared values through their service-driven work and philanthropy. Each brings unique experiences and wisdom that will help guide us through the challenges facing higher education.”
Chancellor Kent Syverud says these eminent and diverse professionals bring tremendous value to the governance process. “We are grateful that these accomplished alumni are willing to commit their time and resources to Syracuse University. Their dedication to Syracuse will ensure this generation of students and generations to come have opportunities for academic, personal and professional success,” Chancellor Syverud says.
Steven R. Becker ’73
Becker is executive vice president,…