Operational Excellence Initiative Design Teams

Faculty Student Association Process Improvement
Initiative Managers
Jerrold Stein, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
Gina Vanacore, Division of Campus Residences

Team Members

Frank Fowler, Department of Chemistry
Michele Lake, Office of Administration
Joseph McLean, Faculty Student Association
Karen Mendelsohn, School of Health Technology and Management
Joseph Poppa, Faculty Student Association
Dawn Villacci, Faculty Student Association

Former Initiative Manager
Amy Provenzano, Executive Director of Environmental Stewardship

Finance and Budget
Initiative Manager
Mark Maciulaitis, Associate Vice President for Budget

Team Members
Brenda Anderson, Psychology
Jorge Benach, Molecular Genetics & Microbiology
Paul Bingham, Biochemistry & Cell Biology
Phil Doesschate, Division of Information Technology
Axel Drees, Office of the Provost
Debra Dwyer, Health Care Policy and Management
Perry Goldstein, Music
Benjamin Hsiao, Office of the VP for Research
Andreas Koenig, College of Arts & Sciences
Kathryn Larsen, Accounting Services
Elizenda Mondesir, Budget Office
Mary Remmler, Office of the Provost
John Riley, School of Medicine
Clint Rubin, Biomedical Engineering
Scott Sutherland, Mathematics
Michael Weissman, Budget Office

– (As of May 2013)

Former Team Members
Nancy Daneau, Office of the Vice President for Research
Alfred DiVenuto, Procurement Office
Jason Hsueh, Stony Brook Foundation
Joseph Loughren, Office of Administration
Tracey McEachern, Human Resource Services
Edita Reznik, Division of Information Technology

Indirect Costs & Royalties Allocation
Initiative Managers
Mark Maciulaitis, Associate Vice President for Budget
Jorge Benach, Chair of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology

Team Members
Paul Bingham, Biochemistry & Cell Biology
Turhan Canli, Psychology
Robert Harrison, Institute for Advanced Computational Science
Robert Harvey, Cultural Analysis & Theory
Benjamin Hsiao, Office of the VP for Research
Denise Johnson, Engineering & Applied Sciences
Laszlo Mihaly, Physics & Astronomy
Eli Mondesir, Budget Office
Lina Obeid, Office of Scientific Affairs
Mary Remmler, Office of the Provost
John Riley, School of Medicine
Sheila Routh, Grants Management
Clinton Rubin, Biomedical Engineering
Sanjay Sampath, Material Sciences & Engineering
Michael Weissman, Budget Office

– (As of May 2013)

Former Initiative Manager
Martin Schoonen, Professor of Geochemistry

Former Team Members
Susan Brennan, Department of Psychology
Michael Dudley, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Wali Karzai, Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Laszlo Mihaly, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Basil Rigas, Department of Medicine
Ray Williams, School of Dental Medicine

Human Resources
Initiative Manager
Lynn Johnson, Assistant Vice President for Human Resource Services

Team Members
Elizabeth Brady, Human Resource Services
Melissa Elefterion, Office of Administration
J. Peter Gergen, Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Aldustus Jordan, School of Medicine
Christina Law, Office of Diversity and Affirmative Action
Paul Lombardo, School of Health Technology and Management
Stefanie Massucci, School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences
Jennifer Rossler, Human Resource Services
Nancy Squires, College of Arts and Sciences
Tracey Trettin, School of Medicine
Elyce Winters, Simons Center for Geometry and Physics

Procurement Systems
Initiative Manager
James Fabian, Assistant Vice President for Procurement Services

Team Members
Jeronimo Cello, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Robert Clark, College of Business
Philip Doesschate, Division of Information Technology
Diane Fischer, Stony Brook Foundation
Glen Itzkowitz, School of Medicine
Joanne Joy, Procurement Office
Mary La Corte, Procurement Office
Joseph Loughren, Office of Administration
Daniel Raleigh, Department of Chemistry
Cyril Rickson, Procurement Office
Christine Wilson, Procurement Office
Erez Zadok, Department of Computer Science
Thomas Zimmerman, Division of Laboratory Animal Resources

Research Administration
Initiative Managers
Nancy Daneau, Deputy to the Vice President for Research and Director of Research Development and Assessment
Michael Frohman, Chair of the Department of Pharmacological Sciences

Team Members
Jin Bentley, Office of the Vice President for Research
Lydia Chabza, Office of the Vice President for Research
Ira Cohen, Department of Physiology and Biophysics
Laura Colucci, Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics
Socoro Delquaglio, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Cynthia Forman, Department of Psychology
Marie Gelato, Department of Medicine
Barbara Jacak, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Denise Johnson, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Chang Kee Jung, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Daniel Klein, Department of Psychology
Judith Nimmo, Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Lorna Role, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior
Sheila Routh, Office of the Vice President for Research
Steven Skiena, Department of Computer Science
Catherine Streitwieser, Department of Medicine