Ronald F. Poe serves as a member of the NYMC Board of Trustees and served as its chairman from 1999 - 2010. He is president of Ronald F. Poe & Associates, a private real estate investment and consulting firm. Mr. Poe is also a trustee of the Gregorian Foundation, a former member of the Board of Directors of the Community Preservation Corporation and a former Chairman of the Freddie Mac Foundation. He holds an Honorary Doctor of Commercial Science Degree from Pace University and the 1996 Distinguished Alumni Award from Canisius College. Mr. Poe is also a member of the American Association of The Sovereign Military Order of Malta.
In 2016, Ronald Poe was awarded the Jackson E. Spears Community Service Award, which is bestowed upon individuals or organizations who have demonstrated exceptional service and commitment to their communities.