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As described in the NYFC Constitution, duties and membership of the Budget committee consist of the following:

  1. The Committee on Budget is composed of 6 elected voting members (4 regular members and 2 alternates) of the NYFC and one ex-officio voting member, the chair of the NYFC Executive.
  2. The primary function of this committee is to formulate faculty recommendations to the University Budget Committee and to report on budgetary matters at the NYFC meetings.
  3. The Committee members also constitute the 4 voting and 1 alternate NYFC representatives to the University Budget Committee, which is described in the Faculty Handbook. As described in the Faculty Handbook, the NYFC Chairperson is also a voting representative to the University Budget Committee.
  4. Voting and alternate members to the University Budget Committee are elected to 3-year terms by the NY Faculty Council. The ends of each term of service on the committee are staggered to ensure unbroken representation.

Allocated: 4 elected members, 1 ex-officio member and 2 elected alternates

Currently has: 4 members, 1 ex-officio member and 2 alternates

Committee co-chairs: Sonia Suchday and Jessica Magaldi

Committee members: (committee members are assigned staggered 3-year terms)

  • Vincent Barrella (Legal Studies and Taxation), September 2021 - August 2024
  • Iuliana Ismailescu (Finance), September 2021 - August 2024
  • Jessica Magaldi (Legal Studies and Taxation), September 2020 - August 2022
  • Sonia Suchday (Psychology), September 2021 - August 2024

Ex-officio member: NYFC chair

  • Ed Miller (Philosophy and Religious Studies)


  • Burcin Col (Lubin)
  • Mary Kaltenberg (Economics)