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Imagination In Schools

Chancellor Merryl Tisch

Chancellor of the New York Board of Regions, Dr. Merryl Tisch helps to create educational policies throughout the NY State School Systems. She believes that imagination leads to the breaking down of barriers, helping us to explore beyond what we think is possible.

12:26 | 2011

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About Dr. Merryl Tisch

Dr. Merryl H. Tisch was appointed Vice Chairman of the State University of New York Board of Trustees on March 6, 2018. She first joined the Board on June 21, 2017. Her term on the Board expires June 30, 2020.

Dr. Merryl H. Tisch is one of the nation's leading voices on education, having served at the helm of New York State’s governing body for education from 2009 to 2016. As Chancellor of the New York State Board of Regents, Dr. Tisch was responsible for setting the state’s education policy and overseeing both public and private education throughout New York. Dr. Tisch also founded the Tisch Cancer Institute at Mt. Sinai Hospital in 2008.

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