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2013-2014 Springfield College Graduate Catalog 
2013-2014 Springfield College Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Administrative Staff





Lita Adams (1989)
Director of Purchasing
B.A., Brandeis University, 1981
M.B.A., University of Massachusetts, 1987

Tarome Alford (2007)
Director of Housing / Residence Life
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 1982
M.A., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1985

Deborah Alm (1993)
Director, International Center
B.A., State University of New York at Potsdam, 1977
M.Ed., University of Massachusetts, 1988

Gaetano Amato (2002)
Coordinator of Physical Education/Health Pre-practicum
B.S., Springfield College, 1953
M.A., University of Connecticut, 1954
C.A.S., University of Connecticut, 1959

Vickie Anderson (2002)
Learning Disabilities Specialist
B.A., Westfield State College, 1992
M.Ed., University of Massachusetts, 2002

April Arcouette (2010)
Assistant Director of Financial Aid - SHS

Peter Avdoulos (2006)
Coordinator of Aquatics / Diving Coach
B.B., Springfield College, 1985

Darlene Avisata (1996)
Toddler Teacher
B.A., State University of New York, Stony Brook
M.Ed., University of Massachusetts

Michelle Beauregard (2010)
Preschool Teacher

Scott Berg (2009)
Associate Vice-President of Development & Alumni Relations
B.A., Boston College
M.S., Springfield College
M.B.A., University of Massachusetts
J.D., Western New England College

Susan Bigelow (2004)
Reference Librarian

Nicole Bihler (2012)
Health Educator
Springfield College

Ellen Demos Bletsos (1975)
Accounts Payable Supervisor
B.S., Springfield College, 1983
M.S., Springfield College, 1987

David Braverman (2005)
Vice President of Student Affairs
B.A., University of Missouri, Columbia, 1982
M.A., University of Iowa
Ph.D., University of Iowa

Carol Brennan (2000)
Head 3 Year Old Teacher
B.S., Springfield College, 2000

Kristen Brosius (2010)
Coordinator of Facility Operations
B.S., Keene State
M.Ed., Springfield College

Caroline Brown (2008)
Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Maureen Burke (2003)
Director of the Child Development Center
B.S., Bridgewater State College, 1980
J.D., University of Kansas, 1988

Kinser Cancelmo (1989)
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
B.A., University of Massachusetts, 1988

Rosanne Captain, CPA (2001)
Assistant Vice-President for Administration & Finance
A.S., Bay Path College, 1979
B.S., Central Connecticut State University, 1989

Alfonse Carrano (2003)
Planned Gifts Officer
B.S., University of Connecticut

Edward Ciosek (2002)
Director of Financial Aid
B.A., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1979
M.Ed., Springfield, College, 1987

Evelyn Cohen (2005)
Associate Director of Graduate Admissions
B.A., McGill University, 2002
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2005

Mary-Beth A. Cooper (2013)
B.S., University of Delaware, 1983

M.Ed., University of Georgia, 1985
M.B.A., University of Rochester, 2000
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1997
D.M., Case Western Reserve University, 2009

Mary Ann Coughlin (1993)
Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
B.S., Plymouth State College, 1977
M.S., Springfield College, 1984
C.A.G.S., Springfield College, 1984
D.P.E., Springfield College, 1987

Bonnie Cox (2002)
Leadership Giving Officer
B.A., Franklin & Marshall College, 1986
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1988

Allene Begley Curto (1993)
Associate Director of Financial Aid - SHS

Patricia Dalessio (2005)
Director of Technology Solutions Center
B.S., Westfield State College, 1987

Danny Davis (2010)
Chief Information Officer
B.S., Gardner-Webb University
M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University

Mary N. DeAngelo (1984)
Director of Enrollment Management
B.A., Bridgewater State College, 1982
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1984

Amedeo DeCara (2012)
Reference Librarian

Daniel Desroches (2012)
Systems Analyst Programmer - ITS

Deborah H. Dickens (1993)
Director of Student Support Services
B.S., Central Connecticut State University
M.S., Southern Connecticut State University

Michael Dobise (1998)
B.S., C.W. Post College, 1969

Elizabeth Donahue (2011)

David Douglas (1972)
Director of Campus Printing / Postal Services

Jeanette Doyle (2012)
Director of Career Center

Scott Dranka (2001)
Assistant Director of the Career Center
B.S., American International College, 1998
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2001

Scott Dupuis (1995)
Trades / Maintenance Supervisor

Mary Lou Dyjak (1986)
Special Assistant to the President/
Assistant Secretary of the Board of Trustees

Charlene Elvers (2000)
Director, Student Volunteer Programs
B.A., Northwestern State University of Louisiana, 1984
M.A., Framingham State College, 1987

Gary Enright (1994)
Associate Director of Counseling Center
B.S., Springfield College, 1979
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1987

Kerry Ernst (2007)
Preschool Teacher
B.S., Springfield College

Anne Fischer (2007)
Graphic Design Associate
B.F.A., University of Hartford, 1980

Sean Forys (2010)
UG Admissions Counselor

Erin Friedman (2005)
Assistant Director, YMCA Relations

Nicole Gauthier (2008)
Assistant Director for AmeriCorps
M.A., Springfield College, 2012

Glenn Gemma (2011)
Assistant Director of Field Education
School of Social Work

Kelly Gonya (2004)
Print Production Manager
B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology, 1988

Eneida Gonzalez (1990)
Assistant Director of Teacher Preparation and Certification
B.S., Springfield College, 1994

Anne Goodeve (2006)
Assistant Director Undergraduate Admissions
B.S., Springfield College

Marcia Gower (2012)
Senior Systems Analyst / Programmer

Barbara Grzyb (2012)
Academic Advising Transfer Coordinator
Springfield College

Sarah Gumlaw (2010)
Associate Director of Advancement Services

David Hall (2005)
Director of Campus Recreation
B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University, 1993
M.S., University of West Florida, 1995
Ed.D., University of the Pacific, 2004

Judy Hartling (1996)
Director, Academic Advising Services
B.A., Central Connecticut State College, 1980
M.A., Saint Joseph College, 1986

Jon Hartsfield (2010)
Digital Technologies Librarian

JoAnn Hayes (2000)
Desktop Services Coordinator

Mary D. Healey (1981)
Professor of Biology
B.S., Springfield College, 1978
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1980
M.S., University of Connecticut, 1986
Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 1993

Sarah Heminger (2010)
Assistant Director of International Center

Cynthia Herlihy (1978)
Coordinator of Academic Affairs
Operations and Services

Anne Herzog (2011)
Dean, School of Arts, Sciences, and Professional Studies

Michael Hill (1993)
Associate Director, Career Center
B.A., University of Connecticut, 1986
M.Ed., University of Connecticut, 1990

Chris Hinely (2008)
Admissions Coordinator
School of Social Work
B.A., American Univeristy, Cairo, Egypt, 1994
M.S. University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1997

Ben Hogan(2012)
Lab Coordinator

Ann Holder (2005)
Equipment Room and Facilities Manager
B.S., Stetson University, 1988
M.S., Springfield College, 2005

Keith Ingalls (2000)
B.S., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1975
M.S., American International College, 2004

Alexander Irzyk (2011)
System Administrator - ITS

L. Judy Jackson (1974)
Chief of Campus Police

Kristin Jacobs (2010)
Associate Director of Athletcs

Carol Keeney (1996)
Registered Nurse
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2003

Beth Kirkland (2010)
Technical Liaison
Administrative Computing

Karen Kisiel (1994)
Coordinator of Campus Union

Scott Kuhnly (2009)
Risk Manager
B.S., Keene State
M.S., University of Hartford

Olivia Kynard (2007)
B.S., Springfield College, 2004
M.S., Springfield College

Brian Krylowicz (2012)
Director Counseling Center
Ph.D., Texas Tech University, 1999

Stephen Lafever (1988)
Director of Facilities and Campus Services
B.A., Castleton State College, 1984

Jerold Laguilles (2009)
Coordinator - Institutional Research
B.A., Amherst College
M.S., University of Maryland



Thomas F. Larkin (1985)
Senior Director of Networking, ITS
Academic and Client Computing
B.S., Springfield College, 1975
C.S.C.P., University of Massachusetts, 1984

Julie A. Le Duc (1980)
Director of Administrative Training and Operations, ITS
A.S., Springfield Technical Community College, 1973

Debra J. LeMay (1994)
Director of Accounting

Henry Long (2011)
Parent Giving Officer

J. Tamari Kidess Lucey (1986)
Director of Alumni Relations
B.S., Springfield College, 1981
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1982

Brian Magoffin (2007)
Assistant Director of Sports Information
Marketing and Communications
B.S., Springfield College, 2005

Stephanie Mahoney (2002)
Toddler Teacher
Child Development Center
B.S., Northwestern College

John Mailhot (1988)
Vice President
for Administration and Finance
B.S., American International College, 1983
M.B.A., American International College, 1987

Leigh-Ann Malke (2011)
Coordinator, First Year Success

Evelyn Markham (2008)
Head Toddler Teacher
Child Development Center
B.S., Springfield College, 2005

Damon Markiewicz
Associate Director for Media Relations

Linda L. Marston (1994)
Director of Grants Office
B.A., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1975
M.A., Tufts University, 1982

Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1989


Jennifer Mathieu (2012)
UG Admissions Counselor
B.A., University of Connecticut
M.Ed., Springfield College


Michael Mayo (2001)
Manager of Network Operations
B.S., Westfield State College, 1990

Susan McIntyre (1999)
Associate Registrar
B.S., Springfield College (2003)

David McMahon (2006)
Director of United Campus Ministeries
A.B., Harvard College
M.Div., Boston University School of Theology
Ph.D., Boston University

Mary Kate McMahon (2009)
Assistant Director of Campus Recreation
B.S., University of Massachusetts
M.Ed., Springfield College

Robert M. McMaster (1982)
Superintendent of Grounds
A.S., Springfield Technical Community College, 1982

Donald Melody (2002)
Manager, ITS/Video Conferencing

David J. Miller (1993)
Dean, School of Health Sciences and Rehabilitation Studies
B.A., Stockton State College, 1974
Certificate in Physical Therapy, Emory University, 1977
M.S., University of North Carolina, 1983
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, 1993

Jeff Monseau (2008)

Keith Moore (2009)
Assistant Director of Residence Life
B.A., Chicago State University
M.Ed., Troy State University
M.S., Western CT State University

Sharon Mosier (1999)
Employment Coordinator
B.S., Springfield College, 2009
M.S., Springfield College, 2012

Rachael Naismith (1995)
Senior Reference Librarian
B.A., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1975
M.L.S., SUNY at Albany, 1981
M.A., Carnegie-Mellon University, 1993

Suzanne Nowlan (1992)
Assistant Director of Career Center
B.A., Western New England College, 1984
M.Ed., Springfield College

Shannon O’Neill (2012)
Assistant Director of Alumni Relations

Brian Page (2005)
Website Manager
B.A., Northeastern University, 2000

Caitlin Penndorf (2011)
Editorial Assistant

Pam Pettengill (2001)
Benefits Coordinator

Janet Plumb (1974)
Captain - Public Safety

Gregory Poole (2011)
Associate Director of Alumni Relations

Robert Raum (1997)
Director of Advancement Research
B.F.A., Central Connecticut State University, 1983

Charles Redmond (1969)
Dean, School of Health, Physical Education and Recreation
B.S., Springfield College, 1968
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1971
M.S.P.T., Boston University, 1981

Ann M. Reilly (2000)
Manager of H.R.I.S.
B.A., Elms College, 1980

Nicole Reyen (2012)
Undergraduate Admissions Counselor
B.S., Springfield College

Laraine Robison (2002)
Director of SC Fund
B.A., State University of New York, Oswego, 1996
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1999

Debra Rollend (1977)
Assistant Director of Accounting

Steve Roulier (2011)
Director of Marketing and Communications

Jill F. Russell (2000)
Executive Vice President
B.S., Ohio State University, 1974
M.A., Ohio State University, 1978
Ph.D., University of Nebraska, 1994

Carla Ryan (2008)
Communications/Marketing Specialist
Marketing and Communications
B.A., Westfield State College, 2005
M.A., University of Hartford, 2007

Cathie Schweitezer (1996)
Director of Athletics
B.S., University of Akron, 1973
M.Ed., Bowling Green State University, 1975
Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1993

Katherine A. Smith (1986)
Director of Conferences and Special Programs
B.S., Western New England College, 1982

Sheri Sochrin (1994)
Reference and Distance Learning Librarian
B.A., Brandeis University, 1988
M.L.S., Simmons College, 1993

Thomas St. John (2010)
Coordinator of Intramurals/Sports Clubs
B.S., University of Maine
M.Ed, University of Maine

Michael Stevens (2002)
Senior Technical Services Librarian
B.A., Rice University
M.L.S., University of Texas at Austin, 1999

Carl Stiles (2005)
Director of Student Activities / Campus Programs
B.S., Western New England College, 1987
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1989

Rosemary Stocks (1983)
Project Manager
B.S., Fitchburg State, 1968
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1989

Cynthia Swan (2003)
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions
B.S., Springfield College, 1998
M.A., American International College, 2000

Megan Swanson (2010)
UG Admissions Counselor

Thomas Sweeney (2010)
Educational Technologist

Andrea Taupier (1993)
Director of Babson Library
B.A., St. Olaf College, 1980
M.S.L.S., Columbia University, 1981
M.S., Springfield College, 2002

Benjamin Taylor (2005)
Director of Outdoor Programs
B.A., Springfield College, 1999

Brian Toohey (2010)
Development Officer
B.S., University of Montana, 2000
J.D., Western New England College School of Law, 2009

Kerri Vautour (2008)
Reference Librarian

Angela Veatch (2007)
Assistant Director of Outdoor Programs
B.A., Indiana University, 2000
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2007

Theresa A. Vecchio (1993)
Associate Dean of Campus Life
B.S., Southern Illinois University, 1982
M.S.W., University of Connecticut, 1991
Ed.D., Johnson and Wales University, 2004

Francine J. Vecchiolla (1990)
Dean, School of Social Work
Professor of Social Work
B.S., Springfield College, 1972
M.S.W., University of Connecticut, 1974
Ph.D., Brandeis University, 1987

Richard Veres (1995)
Director of Undergraduate Admissions
B.S., Springfield College, 1995
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1997

Luis F. Vitorino (1985)
Environmental Health and Safety Director
A.S., Springfield Technical Community College, 1985
B.S., Springfield College, 1994
M.S., 2001

Jane Johnson Vottero (2000)
Publications Director
B.A., University of Massachusetts, 1983

M.S., Springfield College

Anne Marie Warchol (2008)
Assistant Director of Student Activities
B.S., Mount Saint Mary’s College
M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Sarah Wheeler (1982)
Associate Director of Financial Aid
A.A., Lasell Junior College, 1972
B.A., Springfield College, 1993

Wende Wheeler (1998)
Director of Advancement Services
B.A., Smith College, 1982

John White (2001)
Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations
B.A., University of Massachusetts, 1993
M.A., Framingham State College, 1996

Andrew Wilcox (2007)
Director, Academic Success Center
B.A., Clark University, 1993
M.A., Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Robert J. Willey, Jr. (2002)
Dean, School of Human Services
B.S., Philadelphia Biblical University
M.A., Trinity International University
Ph.D., Trinity International University

John Wilson (1976)
Director of Multicultural Student Affairs
A.A., Holyoke Community College, 1969
B.A., University of Massachusetts, 1971
M.A., University of Massachusetts, 1974

Laurie Wrona (1999)
Assistant Director of Career Center
B.S., Eastern Connecticut State University, 1994
M.S., Central Connecticut State University, 1999

Jean A. Wyld (2001)
Vice President for Academic Affairs
B.A., University of Connecticut, Storrs, 1973
M.S., University of Connecticut, Storrs, 1975
Ph.D., University of Connecticut, Storrs, 1980

Mark Zaborowski (1990)
Director of Administration Systems
and Programming
A.S., Springfield Technical Community College, 1981