Statement from SUNY Erie Community College


The Board of Trustees of SUNY Erie Community College has accepted Dr. David K. Balkin’s resignation as President of the College.

Dr. Balkin led the College over the last year, confronting pandemic-related issues, financial challenges and certain technology platform concerns. The Board of Trustees appreciates Dr. Balkin’s efforts on these and other fronts during his tenure, and wishes Dr. Balkin well in his future endeavors.

Provost and Executive Vice President Adiam Tsegai, Ph.D., will continue to serve as Officer-in-Charge of the College (pursuant to SUNY Guidelines) until a new President is appointed.