Members

The Binghamton University Forum brings together business, professional and community leaders from throughout the area for fascinating presentations and thought-provoking discussions. In addition to promoting University-community relations, the Forum is an effective venue for networking.

Officers

  • Ronald G. Goodwin, Chair
  • Brian Sickora, First vice Chair
  • Susan G. Stephens, Second Vice Chair
  • Maureen DeJure Wilson, MBA ’83, Secretary
  • Patricia Gazda-Grace, EdD ’98, Immediate Past Chair

Ex-Officio

  • Rebecca A. Benner, Interim Vice President for Advancement
  • Sheila E. Doyle, Associate Vice President for Advancement
  • Elena Backlund, Coordinator

HARPUR FORUM CIRCLE OF HONOR

  • J. Donald Ahearn*
  • Ruth Foley Ahearn
  • Ferris Akel ‘59
  • George Akel
  • Ronald Akel
  • Warren M. Anderson*
  • Diane E. Arnold
  • Wanda M. Bartle*
  • Robert M. Best*
  • Charles G. Brink*
  • Nancy M. Brink
  • Clifford D. Clark
  • Edgar W. Couper*
  • Esther Couper*
  • Lois B. DeFleur
  • David L. Dickenson*
  • Harriet Ford Dickenson*
  • Carl T. Ernstrom ’61*
  • Eugene C. Gerhart*
  • Morris Gitlitz*
  • S. Stewart Gordon*
  • George L. Hinman*
  • John M. Keeler
  • Lawrence Knaphle*
  • Billie Koffman*
  • Burton I. “Bud” Koffman
  • Ruthanne Koffman
  • Harry Koffman*
  • Ara Kradjian
  • Floyd H. "Rudy" Lawson*
  • Edwin A. Link*
  • Marilyn Link
  • Marion Clayton Link*
  • Theodore E. Mulford*
  • Emily A. Nielsen*
  • Orville F. Nielsen*
  • David A. Niermeyer
  • Florence R. Niermeyer*
  • Leon Payes*
  • Eugene Peckham
  • Olive Bishop Price*
  • Israel J. Rosefsky*
  • Ann S. Rosenthal
  • Charles L. Rosenthal*
  • John F. Russell*
  • Glenn R. Small
  • Alice A. Wales*
  • Darwin R. Wales*
  • Peter P. Zayac, Jr.*

*deceased

EVENTS
September 16, 2014

Reception
Binghamton University's Center of Excellence Tour

October 21, 2014

Luncheon Program
Speaker: Tony Lo Bianco, Actor-Writer-Director-Producer

November 21, 2014

Social Event
"A Chorus Line"

December 12, 2014

Luncheon Program
Critical Issues Forum: "The Common Core - What is it?"

January 15, 2015

Luncheon Program
University Spotlight: Dr. Seth Spain, Professor, School of Management

March 17, 2015

Breakfast Program
Speaker: Dr. Albert "Skip" Rizzo, PhD '91  

April 14, 2015

Luncheon Program
Speaker: Dr. Mitch Pearlstein '70

May 14, 2015

Afternoon Event
University Art Museum Tour with Dr. Diane S. Butler

June 06, 2015

Annual Dinner Gala

Details of Events →

Last Updated: 3/31/14