BFAS Leadership

Auxiliary Services

Jamie P. Cyr is the Director of Auxiliary Services. Jamie provides day-to-day leadership and strategic planning for Housing, Meal Plan and I.D. Card Services, Food Services, Bookstore, WAER Public Media, Minnowbrook Conference Center, Drumlins Country Club, Printing & Distribution Services, Trademark Licensing, Auxiliary Business Operations and Auxiliary Services IT.

Auxiliary Services is a student-centric division dedicated to providing the University community enhanced services, excellent product quality and superior facilities. The division strives to leverage the latest technology and product innovations to continually improve upon the student experience. Prior to entering higher education Jamie spent several years in the hospitality industry. Jamie received a B.S. in accounting from LeMoyne College and an M.B.A. from Syracuse University. Jamie can be reached at 315.443.9662.


Budget and Planning

Gwenn Judge is the Director of the Office of Budget and Planning at Syracuse University, and is responsible for the preparation and management of the University’s consolidated annual operating and capital budgets and multi-year financial plans. She and her staff work closely with unit fiscal officers, deans, and the Chancellor’s Executive Team to establish budgetary and financial planning parameters, maintain budgetary controls, and to provide decision-support analysis.

Gwenn joined the University in 1980, spending seven years as manager of budget and business operations for the University’s College of Law. She then joined the Office of Budget and Planning as a senior budget and planning analyst with responsibility for the budget development, oversight, analysis and forecasting of University enrollment, revenues, financial aid and school, college, and other academic units. She became Associate Director of Budget and Planning in 1999 and was named Director of Budget and Planning in 2006. Gwenn graduated from Siena College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (BBA) with a major in accounting and a concentration in economics. Gwenn can be reached at 315.443.4214.


Campus Facilities, Administration, and Services

Pete Sala is the Vice President and Chief Campus Facilities Officer with responsibility for Campus Facilities, Administration, and Services and serves as the Managing Director of the Carrier Dome. Pete is responsible for planning, design, construction, and renovation of the University’s facilities; Housing and Food Services maintenance; Physical Plant operations; Grounds maintenance; Custodial Services; Energy Systems and Sustainability Management, Steam Station, and Chilled Water operations; Mail and Materials Distribution Services as well as oversight of the day-to-day operations of the Carrier Dome. He distributes a Monthly Construction Communication Update to provide the campus community with timely information regarding facilities planning and progress.

Pete began his career at the University in 1982 after attending Morrisville College and the University of Massachusetts. He can be reached at 315.443.3517.


Campus Safety and Emergency Services

Anthony Callisto was chosen to lead the newly formed Division of Campus Safety and Emergency Services in December 2014, providing leadership to each area of the division to ensure a unified, student-centered approach to protecting the campus community and providing exceptional service. He also leads all campus safety and emergency services collaboration efforts with other University divisions, departments and units, and external partners.

Tony served the University as Chief of Public Safety from 2006-2014 after 25 years with the Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office, the last 10 years as chief deputy.

Tony holds a master of arts in public administration from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and has nearly 20 years of experience as a national consultant in organizational development, conflict resolution, interest-based negotiations and labor relations. Tony can be reached at 315.443.5480.


Comptroller’s Office

Jean Gallipeau serves as the University’s Comptroller and oversees a wide range of departments within Finance including Accounts Payable, Construction Accounting, Financial Reporting, Financial Systems Management, General Accounting, Purchasing, Payroll, Restricted Gift Accounting, Sponsored Accounting, and Tax Reporting. The organization supports the University’s mission of teaching, learning, and research by providing proper stewardship of its assets with focus on effective accounting systems and processes to monitor and assess the financial position and internal controls of the University and its affiliates.

Prior to her appointment as the University’s Comptroller in 2014, Jean served as the Associate Comptroller for the University for two years. Jean’s prior experiences also include Senior Audit Manager for KPMG, Finance Director for Central New York Regional Transportation Center, and Controller for Carrier United Technologies Corporation. Jean holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Maryland and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from LeMoyne College. In September of 2017, Jean received her Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, a data-driven discipline focusing on process optimization, from the Whitman School of Management. Jean can be reached at 315.443.3765.


Real Estate Services and Asset Management

Adam Fumarola serves as Senior Associate Vice President of Real Estate Services and Asset Management, providing strategy and direction to Syracuse University in connection with its real estate portfolio. In addition, Adam manages the department responsible for institutional real estate planning, operations and administration for all Syracuse University real property assets.

Adam’s real estate experience spans 17 years, including the management of multi-million-dollar commercial real estate portfolios from both the business and legal perspective. Most recently, Adam served as Senior Director of Real Estate and Development for Raymour & Flanigan, which he joined in 2006 as Senior Counsel for Real Estate and Transactions. Prior to his employment at Raymour & Flanigan, Adam served as Assistant General Counsel at American Financial Realty Trust (n/k/a Gramercy Capital Corporation) in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania.

Since January 2016, Adam has served as an adjunct professor at the Whitman School of Management, teaching Real Estate Development as part of the James D. Kuhn Real Estate Center. A member of the New York State Bar Association, Adam earned a J.D. from the University at Buffalo School of Law and a B.A. in Environmental Public Policy from Binghamton University. Adam may be reached at 315.443.0121.


Treasurer’s Office

David Smith serves as the University Treasurer overseeing Bursar Operations, Cash Management, Debt Management, Endowments, and Investments. Smith is a highly accomplished investment and operations management senior executive with a background in higher education and capital markets. He possesses a strong record of success in corporate, endowment, and private partnership portfolio management, as well as subject matter expertise in a broad range of investment strategies and asset classes, including fixed income, equities, derivatives, private equity and hedge fund investments.

David earned a Master of Business Administration at Syracuse University after receiving a bachelor’s of business administration at Western Illinois University. He is a Certified Treasury Professional, Chartered Financial Analyst, and a member of the CFA Institute. David can be reached at 315.443.2486.