About Us

TheFacesofSyracuse.com is a multimedia platform focused on recognizing and spotlighting key stakeholders in the Syracuse community. The interviews are intended to highlight the person behind the professional, and provide a forum to share experience and advice as a community role model.
Executive Director: Brian Rossi
Brian is the Chief Operating Officer at BellCornerstone and the owner of Cook’s Coffee, both located in Syracuse. Active in his church and the local Syracuse community, Brian is passionate about developing the next generation of leadership in Syracuse. As a member of The Faces of Syracuse nominating committee, Brian provides guidance for the development of The Faces Of Syracuse campaign, including its mission and website development.
Co-Producer: Meghan Lavery
Meg is a senior at Le Moyne College majoring in Communications and English Literature. As Co-Producer of The Faces of Syracuse, she coordinates interviews with our community role models. Meg also conducts interviews, engaging in conversation and working behind the camera to produce meaningful, well-made footage. Before interviews are published, Meg edits the video and written interview to create a high quality spotlight piece celebrating the nominee.
Co-Producer: Caleb C. Slater
Caleb is a recent graduate of the Park School of Communications at Ithaca College and the Telecommunications Program at Cayuga Community College. Caleb conducts extensive research on guests that appear in The Faces of Syracuse to ensure a productive and informed interview between the guest and interviewer. Furthermore he collaborates with co-producer Meghan Lavery to book, shoot and edit quality interviews that highlight the experiences of key stakeholders within the Syracuse community.
If you’d like to confidentially nominate someone that you’d like to see profiled, please click the button below to visit our Nominate section of the website.
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