Responsibilities: Responsible for overseeing the activities of administrative personnel, assisting in development of security training programs, evaluating personnel, coordinating with local law enforcement agencies, promoting positive community service and relations with the entire community, and working with the Dean of Students Office. He serves as a co-investigator to ensure compliance with Title IX, and the Campus SaVE Act, and is a certified Civil Rights Investigator. Tom works with various offices at the college to ensure the institution’s compliance with the Clery Act.
Tom was selected by President Harris and the College's Diversity team to serve in the Presidential Committee on Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, and Belonging because of his role on campus, his professional/educational experiences and his perspective.
He attended SUNY Schenectady and Buffalo State College. He was one of fifty alumni inducted into the SUNY Schenectady 50th Anniversary Hall of Fame in 2019. Mr. Constantine retired from the Niskayuna Police Department after a successful 20-year career. He is a graduate of the F.B.I. National Academy and served as President of the National Academy Associates New York/Eastern Canada Chapter. He left his post as Director of Homeland Security / Emergency Management for Schenectady County to join the staff here at Union College. He and his spouse live in Niskayuna. They have a daughter who is a Navy pilot, stationed in Pensacola, Florida as a Flight Instructor; a daughter who graduated from The College of Saint Rose in 2019 after four years as a student-athlete; and a son who graduated from Ithaca College in May 2022, also a student-athlete.
Continuing Education: Specialized training in crime prevention, community policing, and the use of science and technology in the investigation of major criminal activity. FBI National Academy DCJS Master Instructor - Specializing in the areas of physical fitness, defensive tactics and officer safety. He is New York State Police trained in the investigation of child abuse, family violence, and sex offenses.