Advisory Group

The Campus Framework Advisory Group discusses and analyzes the campus physical environment and explores how it can best support the University’s academic and research mission, residential life, and overall infrastructure. In October 2014, Syracuse University partnered with Sasaki Associates to assist with campus planning and identified guidelines to better align with the University’s new Academic Strategic Plan.

The Campus Framework Advisory Group is composed of the following members:

  • Chancellor Kent Syverud
  • Joe Alfieri, director, Campus Planning, Design, and Construction
  • Joanne Alper, University Trustee and Facilities Committee chair
  • Phil Arnold, associate professor, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Nicci Brown, Vice President of Communications and Chief Marketing Officer
  • Anthony Cabrey, a senior in the College of Engineering and Computer Science, undergraduate student representative
  • Julia Czerniak, Professor, School of Architecture
  • Steven L. Einhorn, Board of Trustees (Advisory Group Chair)
  • Melanie Gray, Board of Trustees
  • Joyce LaLonde, a senior in the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs/College of Arts and Sciences and S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and Student Association vice president, undergraduate student representative
  • David Lemon, a Ph.D. student in the College of Arts and Sciences and Graduate Student Organization comptroller, graduate student representative
  • Cathryn Newton, Dean Emerita and Professor, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Mike O’Mara, Director, Information Technology Services, Learning Environments and Media Production
  • Priyadarshini (Priya) Penner, a freshman in the College of Arts and Sciences, disabilities student representative
  • Rebecca Reed Kantrowitz, Senior Vice President for Student Affairs
  • Corinne Smith, Professor, School of Education
  • Michael Speaks, Dean and Professor, School of Architecture
  • Jeff Stanton, associate provost for academic affairs