The NYSSEF Board Members and Trustees are a group of very dedicated professionals, who volunteer their time to advance student research. We encourage you to take a moment to thank them when the opportunity arises and join us in ensuring student success through volunteering.

Serena McCalla, Ph.D.

NYSSEF President
NYSSEF Fair Director
NYSSEF ISEF Fair Coordinator

Raymond Tesar

NYSSEF Andromeda and
Broadcom Fair Coordinator

Tara Chudoba

NYSSEF Trustee


Michelle Seeley-Flannory

Coordinator Judges


Alexis Pace

NYSSEF Treasurer
NYSSEF SRC Chairperson

David Spinnato

NYSSEF Trustee

Alison Huenger

Awards Coordinator


Robert Hildebrand

NYSSEF Secretary


Gary Ramonetti

NYSSEF Trustee