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Dominic (Nick) DePasquale has been named senior director of food services at the Downtown Campus with oversight of the Community Campus as well. DePasquale was formerly director of food services at the Community Campus. DePasquale has 16 years of experience in health care food service leadership and 25 years in the food service industry. He can be reached at DePasquD@upstate.edu and 315-464-4303.

Amy Simmons has been promoted to director of food services at the Community Campus. She previously served as assistant director. Simmons brings 9 years of progressive food service experience at Upstate to the position. She can be reached at SimmonsAm@upstate.edu or by calling 315-492-5062.

Melissa Alderman has been patient services director in food services. Alderman has 7 years of  management experience in large teaching hospitals. She can be reached at AldermaM@upstate.edu and 315-464-4204.

Alderman and Simmons report to DePasquale

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