Executive Staff

Edmund J. McTernan

Vice President for Human Resources and Administrative Services


MBA, Human Resources and Organizational Administration, University at Albany, State University of New York
BBA, Management, Dowling College

Edmund J. McTernan is responsible for human resources and the physical plant facilities at Excelsior College. A senior human resources professional, his background includes strategic planning, cost containment initiatives, staff recruitment, development, and management.

Previously, Mr. McTernan was associate director of compensation and benefits at Albany Medical Center and College where he was responsible for operations, strategic planning, and enhancement of administrative systems.

Skilled in working in dynamic environments with all levels of personnel, McTernan possess strong communication skills. His experience also includes human resource positions at the Center for Disability Services, Time Warner Cable, and Medco Health Solutions, Inc.

In addition to his bachelor’s and master’s degrees, he has also earned a certificate in benefits administration and is a Certified Benefits Professional and a Certified Compensation Professional.

Excelsior College
7 Columbia Circle
Albany, NY 12203-5159

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