Contact Us

Corporate and Foundation Relations
Syracuse University
2-213 Center for Science and Technology
Syracuse, New York 13244-4100

Gary Girzadas

Acting Associate Vice President, Corporate and Foundation Relations
315.443.3567
gsgirzad@syr.edu

 

Katherine Alexander

Communications and Research Coordinator, Corporate and Foundation Relations
315.443.1215
klalexan@syr.edu

Office of Corporate Relations

Our team has many years of direct industry experience at the executive level, followed by many years of delivering business successes in a research university setting. We are multi-disciplinary, results-oriented, creative dealmakers.

Mark Coleman
Senior Director, Corporate Relations
315.443.0091
mccolema@syr.edu

Office of Foundation Relations

Our full-time Foundation Relations staff is ready to work with you to match your goals with Syracuse University’s world-class faculty experts, state-of-the-art facilities, and diverse capabilities.

Photo: Melissa Whipps, director of foundation relationsMelissa Whipps
Director, Foundation Relations
315.443.3810
mjwhipps@syr.edu

 

 

 

Photo: LeKita Scott Dawkins, director of developmentLeKita Scott Dawkins, Ph.D.
Director of Development
315.443.1606
ldawkins@syr.edu