Student Chapter Metropolitan College of New York

Metropolitan College of New York (MCNY)

New York, NY

Chapter President
Ernesto González-Valdivia

Chapter Advisor
Matthew N. Khaled, MPA, CEM, PCP

Secondary Advisor
Ali M. Gheith, MS, CEM, MEP, PCP

Tertiary Advisor
Chuck Frank, MPA, PMP, AEM

Link to MCNY’s undergraduate emergency management and business continuity degree program

Link to MCNY’s graduate emergency and disaster management degree program

Metropolitan College of New York has a substantial IAEM Student Chapter, now in its ninth year. There are nearly 100 members and growing. Leadership is provided by the elected Student Officers, which includes Ernesto González-Valdivia, President; Clarita Liepolt, MA, MPA , First Vice President; Amir Medina, Second Vice President; and Jimmy Dumancela, Secretary.

The Faculty Advisor is Professor Matthew Khaled; the Undergraduate Emergency Management and Business Continuity Program Director is Chuck Frank; and the Graduate Emergency and Disaster Management Program Director is Ali Gheith.