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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 Robert Clark, University of Rochester Provost and Senior Vice President for Research

Robert Clark

Provost and Senior Vice President for Research

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Holly G. Crawford

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

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Thomas J. Farrell

Senior Vice President and James D. Thompson Chief Advancement Officer

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Mercedes Ramírez Fernández

Richard Feldman Vice President for Equity and Inclusion

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Anthony Green

Secretary to the Board of Trustees and Chief of Staff to the President

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Donna Gooden Payne

Vice President and General Counsel

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Douglas W. Phillips

Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer

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Peter G. Robinson

Vice President, Government and Community Relations

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Elizabeth Stauderman

Vice President for Communications

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Mark Taubman

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

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Sasha Tulgan

Deputy to the President