Board of Regents
The Canisius College Board of Regents serves as an advisory group to the Canisius College president and Board of Trustees. The Board of Regents is made up of 32 members who are appointed to three-year terms.
Members for the 2021-2022 academic year include:
Beth A. Edbauer ’87, Chair of the Board of Regents, Community Volunteer
Richard Argentieri ’90, Senior Vice President of Commercial Sales, Independent Health
Elizabeth Benkovich ’83, Vice President, Member Engagement & Development, Buffalo Niagara Partnership
John J. Burns ’84, AP US History Teacher & Coach, Williamsville North High School
Vincent D. Clark ’97, Director of Development, University Library, Stony Brook University
Sofia S. Cruz ’87, Director of Market Planning Rates and Regulatory Affairs, National Fuel Gas Corporation
Margaret M. DelPlato ’96, Adjunct Instructor, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jack J. Dempsey, Jr. ’83, Vice Chair of the Board of Regents, Senior Vice President of Strategy, Northwest Equity Partners
Sebastian W. Fasanello ’85, Senior Financial Advisor and First Vice President, Merrill Lynch
Patrick W. Finucane ’83, Chief Financial Officer, Sinatra and Company Real Estate
Rhonda Frederick MPA ’03, President/ Chief Executive Officer, People, Inc.
Therese J. Fuerst ’96, President, Fuerst Consulting Corp.
Christopher Fulco, EdD, President, St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute
Marie Hojncki ’83, PhD, Associate Professor of Political Science, Associate Head & Director of World Campus Programs, Penn State University
John J. Hurley ’78, President, Canisius College (Ex-officio)
Thomas F. Keenan ’74, MBA ’81
Edward J. Kelley ’08, Management Consultant, Capco
Thomas C. Kingston ’71, Financial/Business Consultant, Ivoclar
Adam E. Kisailus ’97, MBA ’16, PhD, Asst. Dean for Internships and Education Outreach, Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Bree C. Kramer ’00, DO, Medical Director of Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Associate Director, Apheresis Programs, Oishei Children’s Hospital
Anthony J. Lana ’89, JD, Attorney, Anthony J. Lana Law Firm
Robert McArdle ’88, MBA, Executive Director/Market Executive, JP Morgan Chase
Ellen S. Musialowski ’08, Accounting Manager, Linde PLC
Daniel S. Paolini ’06, Chief Executive Officer, NexxusPoint
John S. Prizner, III ’97, Senior Principal Gifts Officer, Advancement & External Affairs, Syracuse University
Lynn A. Pullano ’85, President, All Good
Timothy A. Sanders ’97, Chief Diversity Officer/Director of Strategic Initiatives, Sinatra and Company Real Estate
Jeffrey F. Swiatek ’88, Partner, Hodgson Russ LLP
David C. Wagner ’00, Senior Vice President, Roosevelt & Cross Inc.
Christopher X. Zarra ’90, Owner, Zarra Wealth Management