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Our full-time Foundation Relations staff is ready to work with you to match your goals with Syracuse University's world-class faculty experts, state-of-the-art facilities, and diverse capabilities.

Corporate and Foundation Relations
Syracuse University
2-212 Center for Science and Technology
Syracuse, New York 13244-4100

Our Staff

Sara Wason

Sara D. Wason
Assistant Vice President, Corporate and Foundation Relations
315.443.2576
sdwason@syr.edu


LeKita Scott Dawkins

LeKita Scott Dawkins, Ph.D.
Director
315.443.1606
ldawkins@syr.edu


Melissa Whipps

Melissa Whipps
Associate Director
315.443.3810
mjwhipps@syr.edu



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