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FLLT 2023 Board Candidates

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    Sean O'Keefe

    Kevin Parker

    Marjory Rinaldo Lee

    Gretchen Swift Christenson

    Fred Van Sickle


    Board Candidate Bios

    Sean O’Keefe (3rd 3-year term)  Sean is a longtime public administrator, national security expert, and aerospace industry executive. He has served in several top leadership positions in the U.S. government, higher education, and industry. He lives in Syracuse, NY.

    Kevin Parker (2nd 3-year term)  Kevin is a professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Rochester, where he has served as Department Chair, Director of the Rochester Center for Biomedical Ultrasound, and Dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Kevin and his wife live in Penfield and have a cottage on Canandaigua Lake.

    Marjory Rinaldo Lee (3rd 3-year term)  Marjory is a retired hydrogeologist and former President of GeologicNY. She and her husband live in Ithaca, NY.

    Gretchen Swift Christenson (1st 3-year term)  Gretchen is a certified chocolatier and entrepreneur who owns and operates Gretchen’s Confections in Auburn, NY. She and her husband have two children and reside in Skaneateles.

    Fred Van Sickle (3rd 3-year term)  Fred is Vice President for Alumni Affairs & Development at Cornell University. He and his wife live in Ithaca, NY.

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