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Administrative Management Council


The Administrative Management Council (AMC) is the organization through which NYU administrators - management and professional personnel - participate in University governance. Representatives are elected from each school or division.

The AMC initiates, deliberates, and responds to the issues and concerns of its constituents and the University community. The AMC is committed to promoting the professional growth and development of NYU administrators, and it is deeply committed to community service.

Most of the AMC's work is accomplished in its standing and ad hoc committees. Committee membership, which is open to all NYU administrators, offers a wonderful way to become involved in the university community.

NYU Administrators have a rich history of service to the University and our community. All administrators are invited to participate -- whether an elected representative or not, whether returning or new -- at our Council and committee meetings and events throughout the year.


Officers 2015-2016

David Vintinner, Chairperson
Kristi Schwindt Ramos, Vice Chairperson
Andrea Fannelli, Secretary
Shakera T. Jones, Treasurer


Past Chairpersons

Raymond Brienza * (1970-1972)
Lawrence Manuell (1972-1974)
Barnett Hamberger (1974-1976)
Walter Murray (1976-1978)
Barbara Perry (1978-1980)
John DeSantis (1980-1982)
Martha Dunne (1982-1984)
George Pozderec (1998-1990)
Dolores Spinelli (1986-1988)
Irene Zabarkes (1992-1994)
Elizabeth Robinson (1994-1996)
Marguerite Sharkey  (1996-1998)
Lillian Zalta (1998-2000)
Catherine Healey (2000-2002)
Larry Pender (2002-2004)
Alison Moppett (2004-2005)
Katherine Drummond (2006-2008)
Michael Summers (2008-2010)
Anita Dwyer (2010-2012)
David Vogelsang (2012-2014)

*Raymond Brienza served as the first official Chairperson; Jane Maggin and Janice Scheetz served in leadership capacities prior to and during the formation of the Council.


Open AMC

Open AMC

Open AMC is the AMC's platform to deliberate and respond to policy issues that concern the entire University community. Items that show potential for consensus will be given time for discussion at the AMC's monthly meetings. Access to the site is only available to NYU administrators.
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NYU Stories: About the AMC


NYU Goes Pink

NYU Goes Pink!

Join the AMC at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on Sunday, September 13 in Central Park. If you can't walk with us that day, you can still make a donation to support the team and help fight breast cancer.
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AMC Parents

AMC Parents

A new mailing list for administrators with or expecting children to share parenting information, questions, and resources.
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2015-16 General Meetings

General Meetings take place from 9-10:30 AM in the Global Center for Academic & Spiritual Life, 238 Thompson St., 5th Floor, Colloquium Room.

  • Tuesday, September 29, 2015
  • Tuesday, November 3
  • Tuesday, December 1
  • Tuesday, January 5, 2016
  • Tuesday, February 2
  • Tuesday, March 1
  • Tuesday, April 5
  • Year-End Luncheon: May 5, 2016

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