Contact the Veterans Services Office

Have questions, comments, ideas or suggestions? Please email: Veterans@genesee.edu

Veteran Staff

John F. Mangefrida

A retired Master Sergeant with more than 25 years of military service, including multiple Middle East deployments. He began his military career in the U.S. Army then transferred to the United States Air Force Reserve as an Operational Intelligence Specialist before becoming a C-130 Hercules loadmaster with the 328th Airlift Squadron at Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station.  John taught secondary social studies and served as a GCC ACE instructor for 27 years at Batavia High School before retiring in 2020. A GCC alumnus, he also holds a B.A. in History from SUNY Brockport and a M.Ed. from Roberts Wesleyan College.  He is currently the Veterans Specialist for the Adult Educational Opportunity Center at Genesee Community College.

Director of Adult Education Opportunity

Staci Williams

Financial Aid Certifying Officials

Lisa Papke
585-343-0055 x 6480

John Mangefrida