Marcel Catafago
SUNY College of Optometry
33 West 42nd Street New York, NY 10036



Marcel Catafago joined the College’s Administrative and Finance office in 1998, as the Director of Business Affairs.  He is responsible for overseeing Procurement, Bursar, Budgeting and Accounting.

Mr. Catafago received a BS in Accounting from St. Johns University. Prior to joining SUNY he held positions at SUNY Old Westbury as the Director of Budget Development, SUNY Old Westbury as the Director of College Accounting, a Controller at NY Chiropractic College, Treasurer at The International Career Institute, Inc. and as an Accountant at Arbat Systems Ltd.

He is a member of several professional groups including the State University of NY Business Officers Association, campus alternate and the Accounting Budget and Bursar committee.  

From 2004 to 2005, Mr. Catafago was a SUNY Budget Committee chair and is now part of the UUP Individual Development Award program.

In 2014, Mr. Catafago was promoted to Associate Vice President for Administration and Finance.



St. John's University, BS