Distinguished OCC alumnus Mark Tryniski is the newest member of the College’s Board of Trustees. He was sworn-in Tuesday during the Board’s monthly meeting. Tryniski is President and Chief Executive Officer of Community Bank System, Inc. Prior to joining Community in 2003 he was a partner in the Syracuse office of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
Tryniski earned a Business degree from OCC in 1981 and an Accounting degree from SUNY Oswego. In 2007 OCC named Tryniski an “Alumni Face” for his contributions to the college and the community. Previously Tryniski served OCC as a member of the Foundation Board and on the Board of Trustees Finance Committee.
Tryniski was appointed to OCC’s Board of Trustees by Governor Andrew Cuomo. He replaces Margaret M. “Meg” O’Connell.