Executive Committee Officers

Louise Hand, MBA, SPHR, Site Human Resources Manager at Exelon
[email protected] l 315-604-2668

Vice President
Iolanda Cooper, Wegmans Food Markets
[email protected] l 315-446-1180 x 315

James Branche, United Radio 
[email protected] l 315-445-3319

Jay Jerose, CPA, CVA, Manager, The Bonadio Group
[email protected] l 315-671-4821

Immediate Past President
Amanda Cooper, Compensation Analyst, Syracuse University
[email protected] l 315-443-4824 

Board of Directors

Diversity and Inclusion
Laila Keysor, SHRM-SCP, SPHR l Staffing Manager l Syracuse Division | Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
[email protected] | 315.546.1100, ext. 423


Workforce Readiness
Nalisa Clarke [email protected] |  315-430-9539 


Professional Certification and College Relations
Meredith Tornaben 
 [email protected] 315-445-4185


Program/Events Co-Chairs
Caprice Reader l [email protected] l 315-730-6466

Meghan Durso, Senior Manager of Industry Partnerships, CenterState CEO, [email protected]  l 315-391-2492


Legislative Advocate  Co-Chairs

Katherine Schafer, Esq., Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC [email protected] l 315-218-8243

Stephanie Fedorka, Esq., Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC [email protected]


Tiffany Falcone, HR Works [email protected] l 315-218-6547


Membership Co-Chairs

Lisa Reedy, Costello, Cooney & Fearon, PLLC [email protected]

Amanda Cooper, Compensation Analyst, Syracuse University [email protected] l 315-443-4824   


Senior HR Advocate Co-Chairs
Rob Didio [email protected]

Alicia Kirby [email protected]


Total Rewards  Co-Chairs
Kerry Carney, LeadStrat Solutions, A Grenell Partner, [email protected] l 315-436-9529   

Tia Sales, Chief Human Resources Officer, Catholica Charities of Onondaga County [email protected] l 315-424-1800 ext. 7650


Mary Stone, Chief Quality Officer, Hematology/Oncology Associates of CNY [email protected]  l 315-472-7504 ext. 1366


Chapter Management
[email protected]