President's Cabinet

Academic and Administrative Leadership 

The President’s Cabinet is composed of senior academic and administrative leaders who are responsible for advising the president on institutional decision making across the college. They help to develop, implement and oversee college operations and strategic direction.


Mr. DieterichMr. Scott Dieterich

Vice President for Finance and Administration, Chief Financial Officer

Scott Dieterich is the Vice President for Finance and Administration, and Chief Financial Officer. His primary duties include financial and capital investment planning, management of campus operations and information technology strategy. Dieterich has more than 20 years of business technology and executive management experience focusing on process efficiency and the development of software applications supporting all aspects of business operations, finance and asset management.

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Mr. HowellMr. Rohan Howell
Director of Admissions

Rohan Howell is the dean of Admissions. In that role, he is responsible for leading the college’s efforts to recruit and enroll the students who will succeed and enjoy the experiences SUNY Maritime has to offer. He and his staff are responsible for undergraduate, graduate, transfer and international student admissions. He returned to SUNY in 2016 after spending three years as director of undergraduate admissions at William Paterson University. Howell previously worked in admissions offices at SUNY Orange, Montclair State University, SUNY Stony Brook and Dowling College.

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Dr. HoffmanDr. Joseph Hoffman
Vice President for Academic Affairs & Provost

Dr. Hoffman has worked at SUNY Maritime since 1977, serving as a mathematics and computer science professor and was named a distinguished teaching professor in 2001. He also served as the college’s Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs from 2006 to 2012.

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Dean ImbrialeMr. William Imbriale
Dean of Students

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Lu-AnnMrs. Lu-Ann Plaisance
Assistant Vice President for Human Resources, Chief Diversity Officer

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Mr. WoolleyCapt. Mark Woolley
Chief of Staff, Director of Institutional Research and Assessment

Retired U.S. Navy Capt. Mark Woolley has been SUNY Maritime’s chief of staff and director for Institutional Research and Assessment since 2012. A New York native, Woolley previously served 30 years in the Navy, assigned to ships in the Atlantic and Pacific fleets and commander of a destroyer. He received the Defense Superior Service Medal, two Legion of Merit Medals, three Meritorious Service Medals, three Navy Commendation Medals and the Navy Achievement Medal. After his service in the Navy, he became the North American vice president for business development at VSTEP, a simulation company.

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