Mike Cicero Elected to the Board of Trustees

The Strong News Release
One Manhattan Square Rochester, NY 14607 585-263-2700 museumofplay.org

February 9, 2016

For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365, srhinewald@museumofplay.org

Kim Della Porta, 585-410-6325, kdellaporta@museumofplay.org

Mike Cicero Elected to
The Strong’s Board of Trustees

The Strong is pleased to announce that Mike Cicero, Vice President - Investment Officer and Client Consultant at Genesee Valley Trust, has been elected to its Board of Trustees. Prior to joining the board, he served as a volunteer on The Strong’s Investment Subcommittee. Cicero brings more than 15 years of financial and investment experience serving in various capacities at John Hancock, State Street Bank, Channel Capital Group and eVestment. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Hobart College, an M.B.A. with a focus in Finance from the William E. Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester, and the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst designation.

Cicero resides in Brighton with his wife and two children.


About The Strong

The Strong is a highly interactive, collections-based museum devoted to the history and exploration of play. It is one of the largest history museums in the United States and one of the leading museums serving families. The Strong houses the world’s largest and most comprehensive collection of historical materials related to play and is home to the International Center for the History of Electronic Games, the National Toy Hall of Fame, the World Video Game Hall of Fame, the Brian Sutton-Smith Library and Archives of Play, the Woodbury School, and the American Journal of Play. Together, these enable a multifaceted array of research, exhibition, and other interpretive and educational activities that serve a diverse audience of adults, families, children, students, teachers, scholars, collectors, and others around the globe.