“As chairman of the Board for
more than four years, Carl Hayden served the State University of New York with the
highest level of distinction and a commendable vision for how SUNY could best
serve its students and faculty, alumni and friends, local communities, and all
of New York State.
“Carl Hayden’s leadership
came during some of SUNY’s most challenging financial times and provided the
system with a clear path for a better way forward.
“His dedicated engagement with all of SUNY’s stakeholders and his outstanding ability to inspire and to build broad consensus among them contributed to SUNY’s various and numerous achievements over the last four years.
“On behalf of the presidents, faculty, staff, and students across the SUNY system, we commend Carl Hayden on an incredible career and thank him for his tireless advocacy and visionary leadership.”
A copy of Hayden’s resignation letter and a high resolution photo are available online.
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on 64 campuses with nearly 3 million alumni around the globe. To learn
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