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Leadership
and Administration

University leadership

The University is led by President Sarah C. Mangelsdorf with support from her senior leadership team. The Board of Trustees provides oversight.

President Sarah Mangelsdorf

Rochester’s President

President Sarah C. Mangelsdorf, an experienced academic leader recognized for her work on issues of academic quality, educational access, and diversity and inclusion, joined the University in July 2019.

Meet President Mangelsdorf
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Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the University’s governing body and is chaired by Richard Handler ’83, CEO and director of the Jefferies Financial Group.

View members of the Board of Trustees
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Organizational charts and bylaws

Take a closer look at our organizational structure and bylaws.

Administration

President Mangelsdorf is supported by a senior leadership team.

Portrait of David Figlio, University of Rochester Provost

David Figlio

Provost and Gordon Fyfe Professor of Economics and Education

Portrait of Elizabeth Milavec, University of Rochester SVP, CFO & Treasurer

Elizabeth A. Milavec

Executive Vice President for Administration and Finance, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer

Portrait of Tom Farrell, University of Rochester SVP Advancement

Thomas J. Farrell

Senior Vice President and James D. Thompson Chief Advancement Officer

Portrait of Donna Douglas W. Phillips, University of Rochester Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer

Douglas W. Phillips

Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer

Portrait of Mark Taubman, University of Rochester Senior Vice President for Health Sciences, CEO of the Medical Center, and Dean of the School of Medicine and Dentistry

Mark B. Taubman, M.D.

Senior Vice President for Health Sciences, CEO of the Medical Center, and Dean of the School of Medicine and Dentistry

Portrait of Adrienne Morgan, University of Rochester VP for Equity and Inclusion

Adrienne Morgan

Interim Vice President for Equity and Inclusion and Richard Feldman Chief Diversity Officer

Portrait of Kathleen Gallucci, University of Rochester Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Kathleen Gallucci

Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Portrait of Steve Dewhurst, University of Rochester Interim Vice President for Research and Chief Research Officer

Stephen Dewhurst

Interim Vice President for Research and Chief Research Officer

Portrait of Donna Gooden Payne, University of Rochester Vice President and General Counsel

Donna Gooden Payne

Vice President and General Counsel

Portrait of Peter G. Robinson, University of Rochester Vice President, Government and Community Relations

Peter G. Robinson

Vice President for Government and Community Relations

Portrait of Elizabeth Stauderman, University of Rochester Vice President for Communications

Elizabeth L. Stauderman

Vice President for Communications

Portrait of Jack Bailey, University of Rochester Secretary to the Board of Trustees

Jack S. Bailey

Secretary to the Board of Trustees