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2023-2024 Springfield College Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Springfield College Catalog

Administrative Staff


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

Rachel Ahlmeyer
Recruitment & Admissions Coordinator
B.A. Springfield College 2020
M Ed., Springfield College 2022

Adaeze Alaeze-Dinma
Assistant Director - Recruit & Retention
B.S, Virginia Commonwealth University 2016
Master of Sport Leadership, Virginia Commonwealth University 2019

Angela Alley
Assistant Director, Recruit/Outreach

Taylor Alston
Community Director

Holly Andersen (2017)
HRIS Manager

Valerie Annear
Director, Educator Prep & Licensure

Barbara Araoz
Community Director

April Arcouette (2010)
Assistant Director of Financial Aid - Regional and Online programs

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

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

Alison Baranauskas
Recruitment & Admissions Coordinator
B.S., Springfield College 2020
M.Ed., Springfield College 2022

Theresa Barbosa (2017)
Payroll Manager

John Barnousky
Director - Housing/RL Ops

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

Tiffany Benford
Clinical Coordinator

Alexander Bloomer
Regional Campus Recruiter

David Bond
Systems Analyst/Programmer

Melanie Bonneau
Associate Director, Online Recruitment

Lamiae Bouslikhane
International Admissions Coordinator
M.B.A, Springfield College 2022

Marshall Bradway
Registrar 
B.S., Nichols College, 2008
M.B.A., Nichols College, 2009

John Brady
Assistant Director - Research/Access

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

Caroline Brown (2008)
Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Megan Buckley
System Administrator
B.A, University of Massachusetts 2007

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

Christian Carde-Guzman
Instructional Designer

Natalia Castagno
Regional Campus Recruiter-Online
B.S. Brigham Young University 2013

Danielle Charette (2017)
Associate DIrector, Recruitment
B.A., Saint Joseph’s College of Maine, 2017

Jasmine Chatman
Assistant Director - Alumni Relations
B.A., Western New England University 2015 
M.ED., Springfield College, 2017 

Wesley Church
Dean - Social Work & Behavioral Sciences

Danielle Clough
Senior Assistant Director - Grad Admissions
B.A., St. John Fisher College 1996
M. Ed., Springfield College 2006

Ryan Coale
Major Gifts Officer

Chelsea Connelly
Assistant Director - Career Advis/Tech Services
B.A., Westfield State University 2015
M.S., Bay Path University 2020

Kerry Connors
Assistant Director, Procurement

Mary-Beth A. Cooper (2013)
President
B.S., University of Delaware, 1983
M.Ed., University of Georgia, 1985
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1997
M.B.A., University of Rochester, 2000
D.M., Case Western Reserve University, 2009

Daniel Cotter
Deputy Chief

Mary Ann Coughlin (1993)
Vice President for Academic Affairs/Provost
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)
Assistant Director, Enterprise Applications
A.S., Springfield Technical Community College, 2015

Maria Crawford
Associate Director - Alumni Relations
B.S., Springfield College 1991
M.B.A., University of Massachusetts Amherst 1995

Allene Begley Curto (1993)
Associate Director of Financial Aid - Regional and Online Programs

Kenny Dalton
Accessibility Coordinator

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

Brianna Dickens
Associate Director, Academic Success Ctr.

Slandie Dieujuste
Vice President - Student Affairs
B.A. Boston College, 2002
M.A. Boston College, 2003
PhD. Andrews University, 2018

Scott Dranka (2001)
Director - Career Services
B.S., American International College, 1998
M.Ed., Springfield College, 2001

Tamara Drummond
Assistant Director, Academic Coaching
B.S., University of Massachusetts 1993
M.Ed., University of Massachusetts 1996

Mackenzie Dunn
Outreach Reference Librarian

Scott Dupuis (1995)
Trades / Maintenance Supervisor

Brandon Eckles
Media Relations/Athletics Coordinator

Nadim El-Khoury (2018)
Director - Network, Systems, Infrastructure
B.S., Purdue University, 1991
M.S., Georgetown University, 2016 

Camille Elliott (1988)
Associate Director, Student Services 
C.A.G.S., Human Services, Springfield College
MS, Human Services, Springfield College
BS, Human Services, Springfield College

Charlene Elvers (2000)
Director, Center for Service and Leadership
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

Kerry Ernst
Conference/Event Coordinator

Christopher Evans
Prod/Director - Multimedia Content
B.A., University of Massachusetts, Amherst 1995

Jeremy Favreau
Assoc Systems/Analyst Programmer

Matthew Ferrari
Student Research Coordinator
B.A., Bates College 1999
M.A. Ohio University 2006
Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst 2014

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

Stewart Frank
Assistant Coach, Men’s Soccer

Donte Fraser
Regional Campus Recruiter-Online
B.S. Eastern Connecticut State University, 2017
M.S.W, Springfield College, 2025

Jeff Gagnon
Instructor - Academic

Melissa Gamba
Director, Human Resources

Alicia Garcia
Director, AmeriCorps

Kara Gentle
Assistant Director, Undergrad Admissions

Walter Geter (2012)
Financial Aid Coordinator
BS, Tennessee State University

Lily Ghrear
Assistant Director, Field Education

Joan Giovannini
Associate Director, CETLS

Alexandra Goddard
Assistant Director - Undergrad Admissions

Heather Gomes
HR Partner

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

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

Jeanne Gosselin
BA, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
MS, Education, Hofstra University

Lauren Gray
Clinical Coordinator

Marisol Guevara Neal (2005)
Assistant Director, Recruitment & Outreach
B.S., Springfield College 1997
M.A., American International College 1998
C.A.G.S. University of Massachusetts  2006
Ed.D. Northeastern University 2019

M. Susan Guyer
Dean - School of Physical Education, Performance, and Sport Leadership
BS, Castleton State College 1988
MSEd., Old Dominion University 1990
DPE, Springfield College 2003

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
A.B., Brown University, 1983
Music Performance, Conservatoire National de France, 1984
M.S. Lamar University, 1986
Ph.D., The University of Iowa, 1991

Richard Hardy
Prev. Maint. & FACS Systems Manager

Elyane Harney
Director - Regional & Online Admin
B.A, University of California 1987
M.B.A., University of California  1990

Michael Harrowfield
Instructor - Athletics

Jon Hartsfield (2010)
Assistant Director, Collections/Metadata
B.A., UNC, Chapel Hill
M.L.S., Simmons College

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

Daniel Heslin
Asst. Director, Undergrad. Admissions

Kyle Higney
Academic Advisor
B.A. Hofstra University 2015
M.Ed. Springfield College 2018

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

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

Ann Holder (2005)
Director - Athletic Operations
B.S., Stetson University, 1988
M.S., Springfield College, 2005

Alicia Hopkins
Reference Librarian

Brian Hyer (2016)
Assistant Director, Tutorial Services
B.A., Northwest Missouri State University, 2001
M.A., Southern Illinois University, 2004

Arielle Jessop-Humpage
Clinical Coordinator

Dianne Jimenez
Senior HR Partner

Rachelle Johnson
Assoc. Director, Plng, Design & Construction

Christine Johnston (2014)
Director - Health Promotion
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

Kurtis Kalagher
Assistant Director, Undergrad Admissions

Rebecca Kalagher
Coordinator, Community Standards
B.S. Eastern Connecticut State University 1992
M.Ed., Springfield College 2021

Judith Kelliher
Integrated Content Writer

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

Brianna Kipetz
Mid-Level Provider (NP/PA)

Beth Kirkland (2010)
Manager- Enrollment Data Services
Gardner-Webb University             

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

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

Paige Konstant (2017)
Assistant Director, Academic Advising
B.S., Springfield College, 2016  

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

Lia Lafreniere
Mgr. Dev. Events/Donor Stewardship
B.A. Syracuse University 2002

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

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

Leah Larson (2016)
Director of Strategic Research
B.S., Bridgewater State College, 2005
M.Ed Worcester State College, 2011

Michelle Lee Scecina (2018)
Asst Dir, Comp & Student Enhancement
B.S., Springfield College, 1997
M.Ed., Springfield College, 1997

Erin Leeper
Director -Non-Discrim/Title IX Coordinator

Nicole Levine (2012)
Director of Undergraduate Admissions
B.A Springfield College 2012
M.Ed. Springfield College 2017

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

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

Kristin Mackie
Assistant Director- Accounting

Laura Mackie
Director - Field Education
B.A, Elon University 2006
M.S.W., Smith College School for Social Work 2012

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

Sean Mangan
Assistant Director, AmeriCorps

Damon Markiewicz (2012)
Communications Manager
B.A., Westfield State University, 1999

Angel Marquez-Perez
Director, Technology Solutions Center

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

Kathleen Martin (2018)
Chief of Staff
B.S., Keense Sate College, 1994
M.S., Springfield College, 1997
Ph.D., Springfield College, 1999

Vicente Maysonet Jr
System Administrator

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

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

Daniel McNeil
ERP Sr. Project Manager

Liam Medina
Associate Director, Development
B.S. Springfield College 2019

Laura Metallo
Director, Development

Lauren Mitchell
Assistant Dir, Career Advising/Outreach

Juliette Monet
Assistant Director, International Admissions’

Elizabeth Morgan
Associate Vice President

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

Benjamin Morales
Assistant Director - Student Activites and Late Night Programs

Sharon Mosier (1999)
HR Partner
B.S., Springfield College, 2009
M.S., Springfield College, 2012

Anthony Motyl
Associate Director - Grants & Spons Res
B.A., Westfield State University 1989
M.S.W., Boston College School of Social Work 1994

Kyle Murkami
Academic Advisor

Anthony Mutti
Chief Information Officer
B.F.A., University of Massachusetts 2000
M.S.E.M., Western New England University 2005

Taija Newton
Director - Student Accounts
B.A, University of Massachusetts Amherst 2012
M.B.A., Western New England University  2021

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

Kellyann O’Brien
Assistant Director, Health Center

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

Jacklyn O’Keefe
Assistant Director, Residence Life
B.A. Boston College, 2002
M.A. Boston College, 2003
PhD. Andrews University, 2018

Margaret Pereiras
Director, Graduate Admissions
B.A., Marist College 2005
M.S. H.E., Bay Path University 2018

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

Heather Poulos
Associate Director, Financial Aid

Cheryn Powell
Program Coordinator

Lester Primus
Vice President, Finance & Administration

Kevin Psonak
Institutional Research Analyst
B.A., Princeton University, 1996
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 2012

Arlinda Quinones (2018)
Academic Advisor
B.A., Worcester State College, 1991
M.S., Springfield College, 1999
Ph.D., Capella University, 2013

Diana Rand
Assistant Registrar/Student Data Coordinator
B.A. Bay Path University 2005
M.Ed Springfield College 2009

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

Katherine Richardson
Instructional Designer
B.A., Carleton College 2019
M.S., Quinnipiac University 2021

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

Leslie Rotondo (2018)
Associate Director, Innovative Learning Technology
B.A., University of Hartford, 1986
M.A., University of St. Joseph, 2016

Kevin Roy (2019)
Director - Facilities/Campus Services

Rachel Rubinstein
Dean - School of Arts & Science

David Rudder (2008)
Associate Dean
Ph.D., University of Delaware
MS, State University at Buffalo
BA, Canisius College

Michael Russo
Associate Director, Housing/Res Life Operations

Marina Santiago
Clinical Coordinator

Tanya Sears (2014)
Associate VIce President, Finance/Administration & Controller
B.S., University of Massachusetts-Lowell
B.F.A., Emerson College

Melissa Sharpe
Director, Wellness Institute

Susan Shulman
Applications Systems Analyst

Mitchell Sibley-Jett
Assistant Director - External Partnerships
B.A., State University of New York Albany 1987
M.Ed., Wayland Baptist University, 1993

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

Nicholas Stevenson
Community Director

Heather St. Germaine
Director - International Student Services
B.A., University of California, Davis
SSTC, San Francisco State University 
M.Ed., SIT Graduate Institute

Katherine Stano
Assoc Director - Undergrad Admissions 
B.A, Smith College 2001
M.Ed., Springfield College 2004
Ed.D., Argosy University, 2016

Beth Szemela
Assistant Registrar/Degree Auditor

John Tallis (2013)
Asst Director - Network, System, Infrastructure

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

Joseph Tiraboschi
Police Chief

Eric Toole (2019)
Reference Librarian
B.A. The New School, 2009
MSLIS, Pratt Institute School of Information 2014

Julie Tyson (2017)
Senior Associate Vice President, Institutional Advancement
B.A., Saint Anselm College

John Vanasse
Lieutenant
B.S. Suffolk University 1999
M.S. Anna Maria College 2019

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

Nicholas Venn (2019)
Director - International Admissions
B.A., Central Connecticut State University, 2011  

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

Anne Marie Warchol (2008)
Assistant Dean, Student Engagement
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

Christian Wilkey
Assistant Men’s Gymnastics Coach

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

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

Susan Woods
Regional and Online Recruiter, Southern New England
B.S. Boston University 1992

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

Beth-Ann Zapatka
Vice President - Institutional Advancement