JDRF of Central New York is proud to announce the Honorees for the 2019 One Night Gala, Dr. Cornelius Murphy and Mrs. Joanne Murphy. Neil and Joanne are longtime supporters of JDRF and have a granddaughter who has been living with type one diabetes for 11 years. They are being recognized for their dedication and passion to help find a cure. Dr. Murphy is Professor of Environmental and Sustainable Systems at the State University of New York — Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF). From 2000 to 2013, he was the third President of SUNY-ESF. Previously, he was president and chief executive officer of O’Brien & Gere, a large environmental engineering consulting firm based in Syracuse, New York. He has a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Syracuse University, and a B.A. in Chemistry from St. Michael’s College.
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