Jul 23, 2024  
2018-2019 Springfield College Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 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

Miguel Alanis (2018)
Asst. Director Recruitment/Outreach PCS
B.A., University of Texas Pan American, 2011 

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

Holly Andersen (2017)
HRIS Manager

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

Joseph Andronaco
Sr. Director, Annual Giving
B.S., Springfield College, 1991

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

Peter Avdoulos (2006)
Associate Director of Campus Recreation
B.B., Springfield College, 1985

Samantha Avery (2018)
Asst. Director - Alumni Relations
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2014
B.S., Western Connecticut State University, 2012

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

Theresa Barbosa (2017)
Payroll Manager

Gayle Barton (2017)
Chief Information Officer
M.Ed., St. Lawrence University, 1991

James Bates (2018)
Major Gift Officer
B.S., Springfield College, 1979

Gary Blanchette (2017)
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
B.S., Springfield College, 1980

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

Deanna Boucher (2017)
Integrated Marketing Coordinator
B.A., Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, 2015
M.S., New Hampsire University, 2017

Matthew Braddak (2016)
B.A. Quinnipiac University, 2011
M.Ed University of Southern Mississippi, 2013

John Brady (2016)
Asst. Director for Research & Access

Caitlin Breault (2014)
Asst. Director of Undergrad Admissions
B.S., Springfield College 2011

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

Alfredo Brito (2018)
Systems Administrator
B.S., Charter Oak State College, 2018

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

Caroline Brown (2008)
Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Phyllis Brown (2015)
Assistant Dean/Campus Director - Tampa

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 Finance and Administration
A.S., Bay Path College, 1979
B.S., Central Connecticut State University, 1989
M.S., Springfield College, 2015

Eric Castillo (2015)
Assistant Dean/Campus Director - Houston
B.A., Univ. of the Incarnate Word, 2004
M.A., University of New Mexico, 2007
Ph.D. University of New Mexico, 2011

Marina Casto (2017)
Area Coordinator
B.A., Coastal Carolina University, 2015 
M.S., Salem State University, 2017

Jamie Chapman (2016)
Assistant Director Health Center
B.A., Moravian College, 1999
M.S., SeSales University, 2003

Danielle Charette (2017)
Undergraduatte Admissions Counselor
B.A., Saint Joseph’s College of Maine, 2017

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)
Associate 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

Marc Couture-King (2016)
Web Applications Developer
A.S., Springfield Technical Community College, 2015 

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 - School of
Professional and Continuing Studies

Troy Davis (2017)
Director of Financial Aid
B.S., Manchester University,1989

Mary N. DeAngelo (1984)
Dean of Admissions
B.A., Bridgewater State College, 1982
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1984

Daniel Desroches (2012)
Systems Analyst Programmer - ITS

David Douglas (1972)
Director of Campus Printing / Postal Services
B.S., Springfield College, 1997

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

Annmarie Dumont (2018)
Instructional Designer PCS
B.S., University of Maine, 2014
M.Ed., UMASS/Boston, 2015

Scott Dupuis (1995)
Trades / Maintenance Supervisor

Lauren Dwyer (2017)
Coordinator of Aquatics
B.S., University of Maine, 2014
M.S., Springfield College, 2017

John Eisler (2016)
Dean of School of Prof. and Cont. Studies
B.S., University of Florida, 1985
M.A. Emory University Dept. of Psychology, 1992
M.Ed., Emory University Dept. of Psychology, 1995

Charlene Elvers (2000)
Director, Student Volunteer Programs
B.A., Northwestern State University, 1984
M.A., Framingham State College, 1987
Ed.D., Northeastern University, 2015

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

Rebecca Feinberg (2017)
Student Research Coordinator
B.A., Brandeis University, 1997
M.P.H, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2004

Jacob Ferry (2015)
Institutional Research Analyst
B.A., Castleton State College, 2012
M.S., Springfield College, 2015

Elizabeth Finelli (2017)
Undergraduate Admissions Counselor
B.S., Springfield College, 2017

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

Erin Friedman (2005)
Director, YMCA Relations
B.S., Springfield College, 1999
M.S., Springfield College, 2006

Amanda Frost (2017)
Area Coordinator
M.Ed., Salem State University, 2016 

Paige Getchell (2016)

Leigh-Ann Gomes (2011)
Assistant Director, Academic Advising
B.A., Western New England University, 2010
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2012

Kellynette Gomez (2016)
Community Involvement and Program Liaison,
Inclusion and Community Involvement
M.S.W., Springfield College, 2018

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

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

Marcia Gower (2012)
Senior Systems Analyst / Programmer

Judy Gregoire (2008)
Technical Liaison, Administrative Computing
B.S., Quinnipiac University, 2007

Anne Griffin (2006)
Director Graduate Admissions
B.S., Springfield College

Thomas Griffis (2018)
Associate Director - Financial Aid
MBA, Our Lady of the Elms College, 2015

Christopher Hakala (2018)
Director - Center for Excellence
B.A., Castleton State College, 1990
M.A., University of New Hampshire, 1992
Ph.D., University of New Hampshire, 1995

David Hall (2005)
Asst. Vice President, Student Affairs
B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University, 1993
M.S., University of West Florida, 1995
Ed.D., University of the Pacific, 2004

Brooke Hallowell (2017)
Dean, Health Sciences and Rehabilitation Studies
A.B., Brown University, 1983
Music Performance, Conservatoire National de France, 1984
M.S. Lamar University, 1986
Ph.D., The University of Iowa, 1991

James Harnsberger (2018)
Associate Vice President, Graduate Education
Ph.D. University of Michigan, 1998

Thomas Harrigan (2014)
Assistant Director of Field Education
M.S.W., Boston Graduate School of Social Work (1978)

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
B.A., UNC, Chapel Hill
M.L.S., Simmons College

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

Anne Herzog (2011)
Dean, School of Arts, Sciences, and Professional Studies
B.A., College of the Holy Cross
M.A., Georgetown University
Ph.D, Rutgers University

Calvin Hill (2015)
Vice President for Inclusion and Community Development
B.A., Bethany College
M.S., Emporia State University
P.hD., Howard University

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

Kathleen Hogan-Soltys (2018)
Asst. Director - Health Center
M.S., Arizona State University, 1999
B.S.N., Boston College, 1993

Ann Holder (2005)
Asst. Direcotr of Operations
B.S., Stetson University, 1988
M.S., Springfield College, 2005

Erica Hollot (2013)
Athletics Reccruiting and Retention Coordinator
B.A., Boston College
M.S., Smith College

Jonathan Howell (2018)
Director - Human Resources
M.S., Ft. Hays State University, 2018

Brian Hyer (2016)
Academic Success Coordinator
B.A., Northwest Missouri State University, 2001
M.A., Southern Illinois University, 2004

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

Geovanny Interiano (2017)
Asst. Director UG Admissions
B.A., Hampshire College, 2016

Li Jin (2018)
Instructional Designer 
Ph.D., Florida State University, 2013

Christine Johnston (2014)
Health Educator
B.A., Middlebury College, 2003
M.P.H., The Dartmouth Institute, Geisel School of
Medicine at Dartmouth, 2006

Stuart Jones (2016)
Vice President for Enrollment Management
B.A., Purdue University, 1983
M.A., Christian Theological Seminary, 1990
Ph.D., Northcentral University, 2009

Kellyn Kalish (2014)
Preschool Teacher

Dameris Kates (2016)
Admissions Counselor
B.A., Eastern Connecticut State University, 2014
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2016

Loni Kearney (2016)
Director of Health Center

Sharlene Kerelejza (2017)
Asst. Director - Field Education
B.S.W., Saint Joseph College, 1995
M.S.W., Columbia University School of Social Work, 1997

Alan Kirkland (2013)
Lab Coordinator

Beth Kirkland (2010)
Technical Liaison, Administrative Computing
Gardner-Webb University

Franklin Kirschner (2017)
Recruitment and Admissions Coordinator
B.S.W., Saint Joseph College, 1995
M.S., University of Bridgeport, 2016

Karen Kisiel (1994)
Coordinator of Campus Union
B.S., Springfield College
M.S., Springfield College

Julie Koivisto (2018)
Asst. Director - Student Activities 
M.S. Central Connecticut State University, 2016

Danielle Kosiorek (2018)
Asst. Web Developer
B.S., Salve Regina, 2001 
M.B.A., Salve Regina University, 2007

Brian Krylowicz (2012)
Director Counseling Center
B.A., Whittier College, 1990
M.A., Texas Tech University, 1994
Ph.D., Texas Tech University, 1999

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

Gail Labelle (1998)
Administrative Clinical Coordinator

Ray LaFerriere (2013)
Digital Media Coordinator

Jerold Laguilles (2009)
Coordinator - Institutional Research
B.A., Amherst College 1997
M.S., University of Maryland, 1999
Ed.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 2013

Leah Larson (2016)
Director of Strategic Research
B.S., Bridgewater State College, 2005
M.Ed Worcester State College, 2011Karen Leary (2016)
Exec. Dir. of Public Safety/Chief of Police

Michelle Lee Scecina (2018)
Asst. Director - Athletics
B.S., Springfield College, 1997
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1997

Debra J. LeMay (1994)
Director of Accounting



















Edmund Lizotte (2017)
Director - Enrollment Management
B.S., University of Massachusetts Amherst, 1983 
M.S. Ed., Post University, 2014

Anna Loftus (2018)
Instructional Designer
B.S., Western New England University, 2016
M.Ed., Austin Peay State University, 2016 

Henry Long (2011)
Parent Giving Officer
B.A., Springfield College
M.Ed., Springfield College

Raul Lorenzo (2016)
Assistant Director Recruitment & Outreach (Tampa)
B.A. Wheaton College

Debra Low (2015)
Registered Nurse
B.S. University of Massachusetts Lowell, 1994 

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

Karen Leary (2016)
Exec. Dir. of Public Safety/Chief of Police

Debra J. LeMay (1994)
Director of Accounting

Henry Long (2011)
Parent Giving Officer
B.A., Springfield College
M.Ed., Springfield College

Debra Low (2015)
Registered Nurse
B.S. University of Massachusetts Lowell, 1994 

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

Felicia Lundquist (2016)
Director of Multicultural Affairs
B.A. University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2001
M.Ed., University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2012

Ryon Lynch (2017)
Asst. Men’s Lacrosse Coach

Brian Magoffin (2007)
Asst. Director of Athletics - Communications
B.S., Springfield College, 2005
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2017

Deleney Magoffin (2012)
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions
B.S., Springfield College, 2006
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2011

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

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

Angela Mallis (2018)
Asst. Men’s Lacrosse Coach
B.A., Wheaton College, 2017

Evelyn Markham (2008)
Head Toddler Teacher
Child Development Center
B.S., Springfield College, 2005
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2017

Damon Markiewicz (2012)
Associate Director for Media Relations
B.A., Westfield State University, 1999

Linda L. Marston (1994)
Director of Grants and Sponsored Research
B.A., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1975
M.A., Tufts University, 1982
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1989

Allison Martel (2017)
Digial Technologies Librarian
B.A., Framingham State University, 2006
M.L.S., San Jose State University, 2015

Jamie Mastrio (2017)
Assoc Director,Technical Solutions Center

Tracey Matthews (2002)
Dean, School of Health, Physical Education and Recreation
B.S., University of Connecticut, 1989
M.S., Springfield College, 1995
D.P.E., Springfield College, 1997

Michael Mayo (2001)
Technology Solutions Project Manager
B.S., Westfield State College, 1990

Donavan McCray (2015)
Student Services Coordinator - SW
B.A. Providence College, 2013

Brian McGuinness (2014)
Assistant Director of International Center
B.A., Syracuse University
M.Ed., Campbell University

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

Abigail McMaster (2017)
Assistant Director Graduate Admissions
B.S., Springfield College, 2012
M.B.A., American International College 

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

Donald Melody (2002)
Manager, ITS/Video Conferencing

Jeff Monseau (2008)
B.A., University of Massachusetts, Amherst
M.L.S., Simmons College

Paige Moran (2017)
Interim Assistant Director, Alumni Relations 
B.S., Springfield College, 2016  

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

LaTonia Naylor (2018)
Director - Americorps
B.A., Our Lady of the Elms College, 2003
M.S., Baypath College, 2012

Christopher Neronha (2015)
Vice President and General Counsel
B.A., Providence College, 1988
J.D., University of Notre Dame, 1991

Christopher Nisler (2014)
Area Coordinator - Residence Life
B.S., Central Connecticut State University

Suzanne Nowlan (1992)
Interim Dean, Student Affairs
B.A., Western New England College, 1984
M.Ed., Springfield College

Katherine O’Connor (2013)
Internal Audit
B.A., Muskingum University

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

Briana Perkins (2015)
Mobile Applications Coordinator
B.S. Arizona State University
B.A. Arizona State University  

Pam Pettengill (2001)
Benefits Coordinator

Lorie Pieterse (2001)
Executive Assistant to the President

Lourdes Pires (2018)
Asst. Director Recruitment/Outreach
M.S. Springfield College 
B.A., University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, 1999

Craig Poisson (1996)
Director of Athletics
B.S., Southern CT State University, 1988
M.PE, Springfield College, 1990
Ph.D., Springfield College, 1999

Elisabeth Poling Maberry (2016)
Associate Director of Housing/Res Life Operations

Robin Potter (2016)
Reference Librarian
B.A., The Cooper Union for Advancement of Science & Art, 2005
M.L.S., Queens College, 2012

Martha Potvin (2016)
Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs
B.S., University of Connecticut, 1976
M.S., Michigan State University, 1980
Ph.D., University of Nebraska - Lincoln, 1984

Jayna Punturiero (2015)
B.A., Binghamton University, 2006
M.A., Loyola University Chicago, 2010
M.S.W., Loyola University Chicago, 2010

Rebecca Quesada (2017)
Asst. Director - Recruitment/Outreach
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1995

Kelly Rand ( 2016)
Admissions Counselor

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

Rachael Raymond (2013)
Admissions Counselor

Anthony Regan (1991)
Superintendent of Custodial Services/Warehouse Operations

David Renza (2015)
Coordinator of Student Success
B.A. Southern CT State University, 2005
M.Ed., University of Connecticut, 2008 

Nicole Reyen (2012)
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions
B.S., Springfield College

Tessa Rickart (2017)
Web & Media Specialist
B.A. Roger Williams University, 2011

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

Lillian Rodriguez (2002)
Assistant Director of Financial Aid, School of
Professional and Continuing Studies

Debra Rollend (1977)
Assistant Director of Accounting
A.S., Manchester Community College
B.S., Springfield College

Steve Roulier (2011)
Executive Director for Marketing and Communications
B.S., Castleton State College

Jonathan Santer(2014)
Coordinator of Media Relations
B.A., Springfield College, 2014

Derek Saunier (2017)
Asst. Director - Recruitment/Outreach
M.S., Hodges University, 2012 

Douglas Scanlon (2014)
Communications Specialist
B.A., St. Bonaventure University
M.Ed., Elms College

Tanya Sears (2014)
B.S., University of Massachusetts-Lowell
B.F.A., Emerson College

Ashley Sempowski (2017)
Assistant Director, Recruitment/Outreach PCS
B.A., Washington & Jefferson College, 2011
M.Ed., North Central University, 2018

Mary Simeoli (2018)
Title IX Coordinator/Access Officer 
J.D., Western New England University, 2016 

Katherine A. Smith (1986)
Director of Conferences and Special Events
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

Kerry Sweetman (2017)
Pre-School Teacher
B.A. Baypath University, 2013

John Tallis (2013)
System Administrator

Andrea Taupier (1993)
Director of Library Services
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

Jennifer Tempone (2016)
Event Planner
B.S., Western New England University, 2010
M.S.,  Springfield College, 2012

Estelle Tshitenge (2018)
Asst. Director - Recruitment/Outreach
B.A., Springfield College, 2015 

Chelsea Tuthill (2017)
Reference Librarian
B.A., Westminster College, 2012
M.A, University of Missouri, 2017

Julie Tyson (2017)
Sr. Associate Vice President & Director of Development
B.A., Saint Anselm College

Kerri Vautour (2008)
Outreach Librarian
B.S., Springfield College, 2007
M.L.I.S., Couthern Connecticut State University, 2011

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

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

Thomas Verrico (2016)
Assistant Director of Campus Recreation
B.S. American International College, 2007
M.S. American International College, 2016

Jennifer Vigneault (2015)
Project Manager
B.S. Central Connecticut State University, 2006

Jane Johnson Vottero (2000)
Director of Executiv Communication
B.A., University of Massachusetts, 1983
M.S., Springfield College

Gregory Walters (2015)
Director of Facilities and Campus Services
B.S., Union College, 1997
M.S., Old Dominion University, 2007

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

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

John White (2001)
Executive Director for Corporate Partnerships
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

Sarah Wojtas (2016)
Bio/Chem Lab Coordinator
M.S., University of Massachusetts - Amherst

Kevin Wood (2015)
Associate Director of Athletics
B.S., Springfield College, 2002
M.S., Springfield College, 2006

Scott Woodaman (2007)
Asst. Director of Campus Recreation
B.S., Springfield College, 2009
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2012

Martin Wortman (2017)
Interim Campus Director - PCS Wilmington
B.A., Creighton University, 1989
M.A., University of South Florida, 1998
Ph.D., University of South Florida, 2003

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

Robert Yanez (2015)
Director of Residence Life
B.A. State University of NY at Cortland

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

Caryn Zelazo (2017)
Transfer Coordinator
B.S., Springfield College, 2014 
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2016