Our Donors

Welcome! We’d like to thank our donors for their contribution and support that helps us continue our mission.

Alfred Bedell

Alfred Bedell

Alfred Bedell, Professor Emeritus at SUNY Ulster is a sponsor of 3 Scholarships; American Service-Family Scholarship, Bedell Family Scholarship and Jerome and Sadie Hirsch Nursing Scholarship. The American Service-Family Scholarship was established by...

Amy Ryan

Amy Ryan

Amy Ryan is the representative of the Professor Terry L. Parmenter Memorial Scholarship which was established in 1986 in memory of her father.

Anne Reynolds

Anne Reynolds

Anne Reynolds is the representative of the Professor Milton L. Reynolds Memorial Scholarship. Created in memory of her husband Milton, a SUNY Ulster Professor Emeriti and Chairman of the Computer Information Systems/Computer Science Department.

Anthony Sinagra

Anthony Sinagra

Anthony Sinagra founded with family and friends the Joan M. Sinagra Memorial Scholarship in 2004 in memory of his late wife, Joan. Joan was a trusted aide to several lawmakers and administrative assistant to state Senators and Assemblyman. This scholarship is awarded...

AVR Realty -Hudson Landing

AVR Realty -Hudson Landing

AVR Realty Company is a leading real estate development and investment firm with a national portfolio of diversified properties. For more than 45 years, AVR Realty has built a reputation for identifying intrinsic real estate value in a wide range of properties. To...

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Barbara Connelly Cohen

Barbara Connelly Cohen is the current Secretary of the Ulster Community College Foundation. Barbara also serves on boards of The Kingston Auxiliary of HealthAlliance, Jewish Federation of Ulster County, Mental Health Association of Ulster County, HealthAlliance...

Barbara Sartorius

Barbara Sartorius

Barbara Sartorius, SUNY Ulster Alumni and SUNY Ulster Faculty Emeriti is the founded of the Professor Barbara Sartorius Scholarship in 2003 upon her retirement.

Barbara Schmidt

Barbara Schmidt

Barbara Schmidt, SUNY Ulster Alumni and Faculty Emeriti and sister of Lucille Clark Cyr founded the Lucille Clark Cyr Memorial Scholarship in 2002. Lucille committed her life to befriend, assist and provide support to others. Barbara established this scholarship to...

Beatrice Keyan Moore

Beatrice Keyan Moore

Beatrice Keyan Moore, sponsor of the Beatrice Moore Scholarship in Memory of Peter Joseph McGowan has been a donor since 2002. Born January 14, 1916 Bea is 103!

Bernadette Riggins

Bernadette Riggins

Bernadette Riggins, Alumni of SUNY Ulster and founder together with family, friend and the Kingston Gold Shields of the Chief James K. Riggins Jr. Memorial Scholarship in memory of her late husband James, a man who served his community with dignity and pride.

Betty Ehrich

Betty Ehrich

Betty Ehrich, widow of Sherman Robert Ehrich is the representative of the Sherman Robert Ehrich Memorial Scholarship. Created in his memory for the generous, thoughtful man he was, he was loved by everyone who knew him.

Bonnie Stevens

Bonnie Stevens

Bonnie Stevens is the widow of Derwin Stevens. In 1995, SUNY Ulster Professor Emeritus, Derwin H. Stevens founded the Derwin H. Stevens Physics Scholarship for students pursuing education in physics, science education, engineering or a related field.

Carl and Maddy Pezzino

Carl and Maddy Pezzino

Carl and Madeline Pezzino founded the McCann- Pezzino Memorial Scholarship in 1990 in honor of their parents. Madeline is a SUNY Ulster Alumni and current SUNY Ulster Admissions Counselor.

Caryl Fyllingen

Caryl Fyllingen

Caryl Fyllingen is a representative of the Mim Fyllingen Brown Memorial Scholarship. Caryl is the sister of Mim Brown. Mim had a 32 year career at SUNY Ulster in the Financial Aid Office. Mim was the first in her family to attend college and was interested in helping...

Catskill Mountain Trout Unlimited

Catskill Mountain Trout Unlimited

Trout Unlimited fights to conserve, protect, and restore trout and salmon and the watersheds they inhabit.

Christine Zettler

Christine Zettler

Christine Zettler, Professor Emerita at SUNY Ulster and representative of the Al DiBernardo Scholar Athlete Award. Christine has been contributing to SUNY Ulster Foundation scholarships since 1989.

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Darlene Pfeiffer

Darlene L. Pfeiffer is the founder of the Kentucky Fried Chicken Scholarship presented by Darlene Pfeiffer and the Daniel Perez Cueva Scholarship for Immigrants by Darlene L. Pfeiffer. Darlene Pfeiffer has a philanthropic and entrepreneurial legacy. A SUNY New Paltz...

Darlene Rippel

Darlene Rippel

Darlene Rippel is donor and representative of the Ron Marquette Writers Scholarship. Created in honor of her brother, Ron, in 2013, this scholarship has been awarded six consecutive years thanks to the generosity of Darlene’s donations.

David Brown

David Brown

David Brown is a representative of the Mim Fyllingen Brown Memorial Scholarship. David is the widow of Mim Brown. Mim had a 32 year career at SUNY Ulster in the Financial Aid Office. Mim was the first in her family to attend college and was interested in helping...

Debbie Montanye

Debbie Montanye

Debbie Montanye is a current President’s Challenge Scholarship donor and a respresentative of the Dominic J. Giamei, Jr. Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship was created in 1991 in memory of Debbie’s son, Dominic, a former SUNY Ulster student whose life ended in a...

Deborah Kaufman and Greg Correll

Deborah Kaufman and Greg Correll

Deborah Kaufman is the Director of Marketing & Media at SUNY Ulster. Greg Correll is a write, editor, artist, poet, designer, illustrator and website engineer. Deborah and Greg established the Molly Lilly Correll Memorial Scholarship in memory and honor of their...

Diane Blakely

Diane Blakely

Diane Blakely, SUNY Ulster Alumni and Foundation Board Emeritus, is the widow of David Blakely, founder of the Kevin E. Zimmerman Memorial Music Scholarship. Created in 2002 after his sudden passing, his family wished to memorialize his life through this award to...

Donald Giamei

Donald Giamei

Donald Giamei is the brother of late Dominic J. Giamei, Jr., a former SUNY Ulster student whose life ended in a tragic accident. Donald is the representative of the Dominic J. Giamei, Jr. Memorial Scholarship as well as the President’s Challenge Scholarship in...

Dorothy Gaumer

Dorothy Gaumer

Dorothy Gaumer, SUNY Ulster Alumni, has been a SUNY Ulster donor since 2006. Dorothy is the daughter of and Ann and John Smith and representative of the Ann B. and John C. Smith Scholarship which has been assisting students financially since its inception in 1983.

Dr. Andrew and Judith Economos

Dr. Andrew and Judith Economos

Dr. Andrew and Judith Economos are the founders of the Christus J. Larios Scholarship for the Sciences for students pursuing a course of study or career path in the physical sciences of physics, chemistry, engineering or biology, or students studying Industrial...

Dr. Anita Bleffert-Schmidt

Dr. Anita Bleffert-Schmidt

Dr. Anita Bleffert-Schmidt, SUNY Ulster Business Professor is the founder and sponsor of the Theodore P. Bleffert Entrepreneurial Scholarship. This scholarship, established in 2013 in memory of her father, a German immigrant who was drawn to the US to pursue the...

Dr. Ann M. Marrott and David M. Hamann

Dr. Ann M. Marrott and David M. Hamann

Dr. Ann Marrott, SUNY Ulster Alumni, SUNY Ulster Foundation Board and Faculty Emeriti was SUNY Ulster’s Senior Vice President of Enrollment Management and Student Services. Dr. Marrott was a scholarship recipient in 1981. Knowing firsthand the differences awards can...

Dr. Craig Moss & Dr. Debra Karnasiewicz

Dr. Craig Moss & Dr. Debra Karnasiewicz

Dr. Craig Moss and his wife Dr. Debra Karnasiewicz founded the Dr. Jacob R. Moss Memorial Nursing Scholarship and Dr. Erna Moss Memorial Scholarships in memory of Craig’s parents, Jacob and Erna. Dr. Craig Moss is the Managing Partner at Medical Associates of the...

Dr. Daniel and Kara-Ann Miller

Dr. Daniel and Kara-Ann Miller

Dr. Daniel Miller, nephew to Barbara Maxwell, and his wife Kara have been representatives and donors to the Barbara Maxwell Memorial Scholarship since 2011.

Dr. Donald C. Katt, President Emeritus SUNY Ulster & Mrs. Linda Katt

Dr. Donald C. Katt, President Emeritus SUNY Ulster & Mrs. Linda Katt

Dr. Donald C Katt, President Emeritus of SUNY Ulster, was the 5th President of the college. Donald and Linda founded the Frederick and Ellen Katt Memorial Scholarship in 2007. In addition to this scholarship, Donald and Linda have been SUNY Ulster donors since 1996.