John P. Sindoni, Esq. Appointed to Board of Trustees


John P. Sindoni, Esq. Partner in the law firm of Hiscock & Barclay, has been appointed to Onondaga Community College’s Board of Trustees by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo. Sindoni succeeds Connie Whitton whose term expired in 2012.

Sindoni served Onondaga as a Member of the Foundation’s Board of Trustees from 2004-2010. He has served on the board of numerous other organizations including Catholic Charities, Christian Brothers Academy, Christopher Community, Eldercare Foundation, Franciscans in Collaborative Ministries, Woodlawn Cemetery, and has been a member of the Development Committee for On Point for College. He is also a Knights of Malta.

“We are fortunate to add John to a highly talented group of trustees working on the College’s behalf,” said Margaret M. “Meg” O’Connell, Interim President. “John is very familiar with Onondaga and its unique place in the community having served on the Foundation’s Board of Trustees.”

“John’s knowledge, vision, and leadership will be incredible assets for the College,” said Board of Trustees Chair Allen J. Naples. “He has repeatedly served the community by helping organizations across Central New York. We look forward to working with, and learning from him.”

Sindoni is a graduate of Holy Cross College, and Cornell University Law School. His areas of practice at Hiscock & Barclay include real estate, and financial institutions and lending. Sindoni lives in Cicero. He and his wife, Cecilia, have six children and six grandchildren.
Members of the Onondaga Board of Trustees are Chair Allen J. Naples, Vice Chair Steven F. Aiello, Secretary Edward J. Heinrich, Donald M. Mawhinney, Jr., Dr. Gary R. Livent, Donna J. DeSiato, Ed.D., Melanie Littlejohn, and student trustee Benjamin Shearer.