Dobbs Ferry, N.Y. (PRWEB) February 14, 2014
Mercy College Board of Trustees Chairman Gary Brown is pleased to announce that Kay Cioffi, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sequitor Partners, has joined the College’s Board of Trustees.
"Ms. Cioffi brings tremendous leadership experience and a deep commitment and understanding of the importance of higher education,” said Brown. “We look forward to her contributions to Mercy College as the newest member of the board.”
Cioffi said: “Mercy College is well known for its inclusive spirit and the exceptional focus it puts on student achievement, empowering them to achieve their personal best. I am honored and eager to be involved in helping to shape its future.”
As the head of her company, Sequitor Partners, Cioffi provides branding and positioning for high-level executives. Prior to establishing Sequitor Partners Cioffi was an executive search consultant at Heidrick & Struggles. She started her career at Electronic Data Systems.
Cioffi is also senior advisor to the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), a non-profit community of more than 500 universities, companies, non-profits, and government organizations nationwide working to increase women’s participation in computing and technology. She co-chairs the Development Committee and is a member of the Executive Committee. Cioffi has previously served on the Girls Inc. of Westchester County Board as co-chair of the Board, Chair of the Board Development Committee and member of the Fund Development Committee.
Cioffi has an undergraduate degree from Southern Methodist University and attended the Women's Director Development program at the Kellogg School of Management. She lives in West Harrison, New York with her two daughters and husband Joseph Cioffi, a Corporate Partner and Chair of the Insolvency Solutions and Creditor’s Rights practice with Davis & Gilbert LLP.
About Mercy College
Founded in 1950, Mercy College is a private, not-for-profit higher education institution that offers more than 90 undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programs within five prestigious schools: Business, Education, Health and Natural Sciences, Liberal Arts and Social and Behavioral Sciences. Mercy College offers an engaging and personalized learning experience that includes the College’s revolutionary Personalized Achievement Contract (PACT) program. The Mercy College PACT is the first program of its kind and now serves as a nationally recognized model for mentoring. http://www.mercy.edu/ 877-MERCY-GO.