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Administrative Management Council

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

The AMC initiates, deliberates, and responds to the issues and concerns of its administrative constituents and the University community. Additionally, 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 work of the AMC 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 NYU community.

NYU Administrators have a rich history of service to the University and our community, and we hope you will join us as we participate in the University governance process, study and respond to concerns and issues, promote professional growth and development initiatives, and engage in community service and exciting events. Every administrator is invited and encouraged to participate -- whether you are an elected representative or not, whether you are returning or new -- join a committee, attend a monthly meeting, and join us for events throughout the year.

Officers 2014-2015

David Vintinner, Chairperson
Melissa Lucas-Ludwig, Vice Chairperson
Carol Hollingsworth, Secretary
Andrea Fannelli, 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.

NYU Stories: About the AMC

Open AMC


Is the Administrative Management Council'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 during the year. Access to the site is only available to NYU Administrators.
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Making a Difference

The AMC is proud of the wonderful generosity of NYU administrators and of the work of our Community Service committee, which creates opportunities for giving throughout the year.  

  • 2015 Max Cure for Pediatric Cancer Old Sneaker Recycling Drive (through February 28, 2015)  (Click here for the flyer)
  • Recycling Drive (through February 28, 2015):  We are collecting Cell Phones; Eyeglasses and Eyeglass Cases; Holiday, Birthday & General Greeting cards (fronts of cards only); Old Sheets, Blankets & Towels for animal shelters  (Click here for the flyer)

Visit the Community Service Committee page for more information about these programs and others . . .

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2014-15 General Meetings

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

  • Tuesday, October 7, 2014: Colloquium Room
  • Tuesday, November 4: Grand Hall
  • Tuesday, December 2
  • Tuesday, January 6, 2015
  • Tuesday, February 3
  • Tuesday, March 3
  • Tuesday, April 7
  • Thursday, May 7, 12-2 PM: End of the Year Luncheon, Rosenthal Pavilion, Kimmel Center, 70 Washington Square South

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