Staff Directory


Phone: 518-235-2120
Staff extensions:
Catherine Gilbert, Vice President Ext. 205 Email Catherine
Laurie Miedema, Director of Operations Ext. 202 Email Laurie
Sarah Fisk, Director of Education & Museum Experience Ext. 209 Email Sarah
Dawn Baldwin, Animal Care/Senior Museum Educator Ext. 220 Email Dawn
Jamie Cooper, Senior Museum Educator Ext. 201 Email Jaime
Victoria DeAngelia, Outreach Coordinator Ext. 203 Email Victoria
Cara Long, Development Associate Ext. 206 Email Cara
Sheila Wrede, Reservations Associate Ext. 204 Email Sheila



CNSE CMOST Board of Trustees

Pradeep Haldar, Chairperson

Interim Dean
College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering and Technology Innovation

Dick Collier, Vice Chairperson
CNSE Vice President for Student Affairs
College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering

Rehka Singh, Treasurer
Branch Manager
Berkshire Bank

Tom Witz, Secretary
Wilson Elser LLP

Mary Bayly Skevington
Former Chair
Girls Inc.of the Greater Capital Region

Tom Birdsey

Brenda Birken

Robert Blackman
Vice President
Realty USA

Michael DiAcetis
Manager, Community & Customer Management
National Grid

Robert Duthe
IT Consultant

Paul Fahey
Director of Marketing

Paul Farrar
Vice President for Manufacturing Innovation
College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering

Sandra Fox
Sensory Six

Chris Horne
Communications and Public Affairs Manager
GE Power & Water

Richard Leckerling
Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP

Daniel Pickett
Chief Executive Officer

John Spadafora
Director of Communications
Pitney Bowes Software, International Communications

Ann Wendth
Director of Institutional Advancement
The Albany Academies

Rick Whitney
M+W U.S. Inc.