Dr. Scott Schuhert of OCC Joins the LGS Board of Directors



Pam Brunet

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Leadership Greater Syracuse Welcomes Dr. Scott Schuhert to its Board of Directors

(East Syracuse, N.Y. – 1/28/2021)Leadership Greater Syracuse (LGS) is pleased to announce that that Onondaga Community College Dean of Students Dr. Scott Schuhert has joined its board of directors.

Schuhert recently relocated to Central New York for his position at Onondaga Community College and he is also a graduate of the Broome Leadership Institute.  As Dean of Students he is responsible for leading the development, implementation, and assessment of programs related to student engagement, student retention, and student transition. He is also responsible for administration of a comprehensive student development programs which support the college’s success and facilitates student academic, personal and social growth.

Additionally, four board members were re-elected as officers. They include:

  • President: Kathleen Bennett, Member, Bond Schoeneck and King (LGS Class of 2008)
  • Vice President: Amy Lawler, Vice President of Finance, CenterstateCEO (LGS Class of 2011)
  • Treasurer: Ryan McDermott, Vice President, M&T Bank (LGS Class of 2011)
  • Secretary: Jennifer Smith, General Counsel, C&S Companies (LGS Class of 2013)

The new board members and officers were elected at the organization’s annual meeting in November of 2020.

“LGS is honored to have these high caliber professionals serve on our board of directors,” said LGS Executive Director Pam Brunet. “These individuals are leaders within their organizations and they epitomize the LGS mission by taking an active role in the community,” said Brunet.

Leadership Greater Syracuse was founded by Centerstate CEO, Onondaga County, the City of Syracuse and Onondaga Community College. It is financially supported by many organizations including United Radio, Community Bank, Lockheed Martin, and VIP Structures. Media sponsors include The CNY Business Journal News Network.  For more information about Leadership Greater Syracuse, visit http://www.leadershipgreatersyracuse.org.