NYSUT held the annual WNY awards ceremony at the Adams Mark on May 16, 2018. Jason Steinitz was named the FFECC Local Leadership award recipient.
Jason Steinitz is Professor and Department Chair of Social Science, and the FFECC Vice President, at SUNY Erie South Campus. He holds a BA in German, an MA in Economics, and a PhD in Geography. He served as faculty team leader to develop the Distance Learning program at SUNY Erie. He has been involved in Erie’s Assessment Initiative. Jason is a strong believer in community colleges because they provide all students the opportunity to be successful. Jason’s union work is an expression of his belief that top-notch faculty and facilities are critical to the mission of higher education.