Upstate Medical University

Cherish McGowan

Sr. Administrative Assistant

Cherish McGowan is an Administrative Assistant for the SUNY Upstate Institute for Global Health. She was born and raised in Massena, NY, and moved to Syracuse in 1998.  She attended Syracuse University, graduating in 2004 with a B.A. in Psychology. She has spent over ten years working in the nonprofit field. Outside of work, Cherish is a busy mom to two children and enjoys traveling, music, cooking, Syracuse Orange basketball, and the New York Yankees.