Chief of Staff & Secretary to the Board of Trustees
Lawrence Cacciatore is Chief of Staff and Secretary to the Board of Trustees at Cooper Union. As the Chief of Staff, he provides direct staff support to the President on academic and administrative activities, oversees the operations of the chief executive office and serves as the liaison between the President and the senior leadership team. He also coordinates institutional initiatives and interfaces with accreditation and government agencies, and performs other crucial functions in the President’s Office. A member of the President’s Cabinet, Mr. Cacciatore assists in the development of near-term and long-term strategic planning for the institution.
As Secretary to the Board of Trustees, Mr. Cacciatore is an officer of The Cooper Union. He provides staff support to the Board of Trustees, serves as the President’s liaison to the trustees and coordinates all activities of the Board and its standing committees.
Prior to joining The Cooper Union, Mr. Cacciatore was Director of Special Projects at The New School.
Mr. Cacciatore holds a BA in Philosophy and an MA in Higher Education Administration, both from New York University.