SUNY Maritime College Council

College Council

SUNY Maritime College Council

Established by Section 356 of the New York State Education Law, the College Council of Maritime College consists of ten members – nine appointed by the Governor for seven-year terms (to serve without compensation), the tenth elected by and from the college’s students for a one-year term (at Maritime College, the President of the Student Government Association).

As provided in New York State law and by SUNY Board of Trustees policies, duties of the College Council include reviewing all major plans of the college, its budgets, administration of physical plant and grounds, rules governing student behavior and conduct, naming of buildings and grounds, and recommending candidates for appointment as president of the college. In accordance with New York State law, regular meetings of the council occur at least four times annually and all meetings of the college council must be open to the public, other than the portion of the meeting that may be held in executive session under the provisions of the same law.


College Council Members:

  • Ms. Timothea S. Larr, Chair
    • term expires in 2017
  • Mr. Mark J. Brosnan
    • term expired in 2015, continuing to serve
  • Mr. William J. Garry
    • ​term expires in 2017
  • Mr. Thomas J. Higgins ‘81
    • ​term expires in 2018
  • Mr. Joseph R. Conway
    • term expired in 2013, continuing to serve
  • Connor Hughes, Student Government Association president
    • term expires in 2018


Upcoming Meetings:

Dates are subject to change. Locations are listed on the meeting agenda.

  • Monday, Sept. 25
  • Tuesday, Nov. 28
  • Tuesday, Jan. 30
  • Wednesday, March 28


Agendas and Resolutions:

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

3:00 p.m. Maritime Academic Center 320


Tuesday, January 31, 2017

4:30 p.m. Welcome Center


Tuesday, November 29, 2016

5:00 p.m. Welcome Center


Tuesday, October 11, 2016

5:00 p.m. Welcome Center


Monday, August 29, 2016

4:30 p.m. Welcome Center


Tuesday, April 12, 2016 

4:30 p.m. President's Conference Room


Tuesday, January 26, 2016 

4:30 p.m. President's Conference Room


Tuesday, December 8, 2015 

4:30 p.m. President's Conference Room


Tuesday, October 13, 2015

4:30 p.m. President's Conference Room Cancelled


Tuesday, May 12, 2015

4:30 p.m. President's Conference Room


Tuesday, February 24, 2015

4:30 p.m. Maritime Academic Center Conference Room


Monday, December 8, 2014


Monday, September 29, 2014


Tuesday, May 6, 2014


Monday, February 24, 2014


Tuesday, September 24, 2013

4:30 p.m.


For more information, contact:

Office of the President

(Attn: Claudine Tavin-Warkenthien, Executive Assistant)

Address: 6 Pennyfield Avenue, Throggs Neck, New York 10465

Phone: (718) 409-7271