Thanya McKinnon


About Thanya McKinnon


Thanya McKinnon earned an Associate Degree in Business Administration from Bryant & Stratton College (1990), Associate Degree in Legal Administrative Studies from Bryant & Stratton College (1998) and received a bachelor’s degree, Summa Cum Laude, in Community and Human Services in June 2021 from SUNY Empire State College with plans to attend law school. Prior to joining Roswell Park, she spent 17 years as a legal professional, with most of her experience in bankruptcy trial litigation. More recently she has worked in the field of academics and aerospace defense engineering.


Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Intellectual Property Manager
  • Office of Technology Transfer and Commercial Development


Education and Training:

  • 1990 - AS - Business Administration, Bryant & Stratton College, Buffalo, NY
  • 1998 - AS - Legal Administrative Studies, Bryant & Stratton College, Buffalo, NY
  • 2021 - BS - Community and Human Services, SUNY Empire State College