College Personnel

ADMINISTRATORS

Office of the President

Pamela R. Edington (2014), President 
B.A., College of St. Benedict/St. John’s University, M.A., University of Notre Dame, Ed.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst

AnneMarie Andrews (2005), Assistant to the President
B.A., Mass College of Liberal Arts

Linda M. Beasimer (1994), Assistant to the President and Recording Secretary to the Board of Trustees

Office of Academic Affairs

Ellen Gambino (2006), Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs
A.A., Dutchess Community College
B.A., SUNY New Paltz
M.S., Pace University
Ed.D., Saint John Fisher College
Recipient of 2013 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service

Lauren Bunnell (2009), Assistant Director of Advising Services
A.A., Broome Community College
B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh
M.A., State University of New York at Binghamton

Marc Cardinale (2016), Academic Coach, Advising Services
M.S., B.A., Mount Saint Mary College
A.A., Dutchess Community College

Cathy Carl (2010), Director of the Library
A.A.S., Dutchess Community College
B.A., M.P.A., Marist College
M.L.S., University at Albany, SUNY

Bernadette F. Cekuta (2011),
Coordinator of Emergency Services Program,
A.A.S., Dutchess Community College
B.S., Marist College

Timothy Decker (1981), Director of Programs and Activities, DCC South
B.A., Marist College 
M.S., SUNY New Paltz
Recipient of 2005 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service

Michelle Hamel (2016), Academic Coach
B.S., SUNY New Paltz
M.S., Teacher Assistant Certificate
A.S., Dutchess Community College

Carol Helion (2015), Assistant to the Vice President of Academic Affairs
A.A.S., Dutchess Community College
Recipient of 2015 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Classified Service

Cammie Jones (2015), Community-Based Learning Coordinator
B.S., The University of Texas at Austin
M.A., Louisiana State University A & M

Kristel Kemmerer (2015), Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
B.M., M.M., Ithaca College
Ed.D., Lehigh University

Tina Kiernan (2007), Assistant Librarian
B.S., M.B.A. Hofstra University
M.L.S., C.W. Post University

Roza Makhmudova (2016),
Transfer Services
M.A., Marist College

Susan J. McGlynn (2009), Assistant to the Dean of Academic Affairs
B.A., Pace University
M.A., Saint Peter’s University

Alice M. McGovern (1982), Associate Librarian
B.A., Fordham University
M.A., University of South Florida

Chrisie Mitchell (2007), Associate Director of the Dr. Mary Louise Van Winkle Teaching Learning Center
B.A., State University of New York College at Geneseo
M.S., University at Albany, SUNY
Recipient of 2015 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service

Holly Molella (1984), Dean of
Academic Affairs
B.S., M.A., Kent State University
M.S., Russell Sage College
Ed.D., Boston University
Recipient of 2004 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching

Virginia Poznack (2012), Director of Scheduling
A.S., Dutchess Community College
B.S., Marist College

Angela Rios (2016), Director of
Advising Services
M.S., Central Connecticut State University

Jaclyn Savolainen (2016),
Assistant Librarian
M.S., University of Buffalo
B.A., Yale University

Martin Schneider (2016), Director of Grants
B.A., Boston College
J.D., George Washington University National Law Center

Lori Scolaro (2009), Assistant Director of Academic Services and Testing
B.B.A., Pace University
M.S., SUNY New Paltz

Thomas Trinchera (1999), Assistant Librarian
B.A., M.L.S., State University of New York at Buffalo

Colleen Trogisch (2011)
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, A.A., Dutchess Community College
B.A., University of California, Irvine, M.A., Marist College

Sally Weglinski (2000), Assistant Director of Academic Services and Testing
A.S., Dutchess Community College B.S., M.S., Cornell University
Recipient of 2014 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service

 

Cynthia Worrad (2012), Coordinator of CSTEP
A.A.S., Dutchess Community College
B.S., M.S., SUNY New Paltz

Jennifer Wrage (2012), Director of Academic Services and Testing
B.S., University of Florida
M.S., SUNY New Paltz

Alyssa Zinzi (2016), TRIO Student Success Coach
M.S.W., Adelphi University School
B.S.W., Florida Gulf Coast University
A.S., Dutchess Community College

Office of Administration

William Anderson (2012), Vice President and Dean of Administration
B.S., M.S., Clarkson University
Ed.D., Wilmington University

Bridgette Anderson (2002), Associate Dean of Administration for Physical Plant
B.S., M.S., New York Institute of Technology
Recipient of 2011 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service

William V. Benedetto (1990), 
Associate Registrar
B.A., Kent State University 
M.A., University of Akron

Eileen Black (2015), Admissions Coordinator of Housing
A.A.S., Dutchess Community College

Esther Couret (2012), Director of Human Resources Management
B.B.A., M.B.A., Baruch College,
City University of New York

Edward P. Cox (2012), Director of Campus Security and Public Safety
A.A.S., Dutchess Community College

Rachel Craparo (2000), Assistant Director of Financial Aid
B.A., Marist College
M.P.S., SUNY New Paltz

Cristina Crawford (2015)
Assistant to the Vice President and Dean of Administration

Michelle Diano (2008), Admissions Counselor
B.A., M.A., Marist College

Klaus Gessler (2005), Associate Dean of Administration for Information Technology
B.A., M.A., City College of New York

Patrick Griffin (1984), Director of Information Systems
A.A.S., Dutchess Community College B.S., M.S., Union College
Recipient of 2016 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service

Anne Gorrick (2014), Assistant Director of Financial Aid
B.A., SUNY New Paltz

Eric Hawlk (2015), Assistant Director of Campus Safety and Security
M.A., American Military University
B.S., SUNY Empire State College

Howard Ignal (2015), Assistant Director of Information Security and Systems Architecture
A.A.S., B.S., Pace University

Lisa Keto (2006), Assistant to the Vice President and Dean of Administration
A.S., Dutchess Community College
B.S., Empire State College

Amanda Langlitz (2016), Coordinator of Campus Events and Food Service Operations
A.S., Culinary Institute of America
B.S., University of Central Florida

Carmen McGill (2002), Admissions/Minority Counselor
B.A., Howard University

Susan L. Mead (1981), Director of Financial Aid
A.A.S., Dutchess Community College 
B.S., M.P.A., Marist College
Recipient of 2016 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service

Cathy Morillo (2006), Director of Student Accounts
A.A.S., Dutchess Community College
B.S., Nyack College
M.B.A., Iona College

Debra Ramsay (2014), Assistant Dean
of Administration for Financial Services
A.S., Dutchess Community College
B.A., Pace University

Donna Rocap (2005), Associate Dean
of Administration
A.S., Ulster Community College
B.S., M.B.A., SUNY New Paltz

Michael Roe (2011), Associate Dean of Enrollment Management
B.A., State University of New York College at Oswego
M.Ed., St. Lawrence University

Angela Romano (2015), Registrar
M.S., B.S., Mercy College
A.A., SUNY Orange

Mark Schaefer (2016), Assistant Director of Financial Aid
M.A., B.A., SUNY New Paltz
A.A.

Coreen Sims (2012), Assistant Director of Human Resources Management
B.A., Marist College
M.S.L., Walden University

Michael Soltish (2016), Director of Applications Development
B.S., Mount Saint Mary College

Robert Zasso (2000), Associate Director of Financial Aid
B.A., Eastern Connecticut State University
M.A., Western Connecticut State University

Office of Student Services and Enrollment Management

Melvin Adams (2016), Dean of Students
M.A., Ball State University
Ed.D., Northeastern University
A.A., Mid-South Community College
BSE, Arkansas State University

Mark Balaban (2011), Director of Counseling and Career Services
B.A., Rutgers University
M.A., Ph.D., George Mason University

Linda Bertolozzi (2014), Coordinator 
of Disability Services
A.A., Dutchess Community College
B.S., State University of New York College at Cortland
M.A., Marist College

Marcia Butland (2015), Director of Student Conduct and Community Standards
A.A., Dutchess Community College
B.A., University at Albany, SUNY
M.S., Central Connecticut State University

Stewart Dawes (2005), Veterans Resource Coordinator
A.A., Dutchess Community College B.A., State University of New York College at Plattsburgh 
M.S., Alfred University

Doris Diaz-Kelly (2001), Assistant 
Dean of Students
B.A., M.S., State University of New York at Binghamton

Ted Goehring (2007), Counselor, Counseling Services 
A.S., Columbia-Greene Community College
B.A., SUNY New Paltz
M.A., Capella University

Adrianna Mayson Greco (2016), Director of Residence Life and Assistant Director of Student Conduct
B.S., Truman State University
M.S.Ed., Purdue University

Matthew Hanlon (2003), Assistant Director of Student Activities
B.A., University at Albany, SUNY
M.A., Marist College

Katherine Leonard (2016)
EOP Counselor
M.S., B.S., SUNY New Paltz

Tammy MacBrien (2012), Counselor
A.A.S., Dutchess Community College
B.A., SUNY New Paltz
M.A., Western Connecticut State University

Rachel Mead (2014), Starfish Coordinator
A.A., Dutchess Community College
B.A., Marist College
M.A., City College of New York

Marta Newkirk (2000), Assistant Dean
of Student Services
B.A., Mount Saint Mary College
M.P.S., SUNY New Paltz
M.A., Marist College
Recipient of 2012 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service

Jesse Saland (2012), Counselor, Counseling Services
B.A., Skidmore College
M.S.W., Fordham University

F. Michael Weida (1994), Director of Student Activities
B.A., Thiel College
M.Ed., Kent State University

Office of Community Services and Special Programs

Virginia Stoeffel (2007), Dean of Community Services and Special Programs
B.A., College of New Rochelle
M.A., New York University

Troy Adams (2014), Assistant Dean
of Community Services
A.A., Mercy College
B.A., The College of New Rochelle, School of New Resources
M.S., The College of New Rochelle

Tim Vermillion (2013), Assistant Dean of Community Services
B.F.A., School of Visual Arts
M.S., Long Island University

Office of Communications and Public Relations

Judi Stokes (2010), Director of Communications and Public Relations
A.A., Nassau Community College
B.S., Syracuse University

Laurie Boris (2012),
New Media Specialist
B.A., Syracuse University

Jason Miller (2007), College Writer
B.A., Marist College

Jaclyn Murray (2015), Print and Multimedia Designer
B.S., Ithaca College

DCC Foundation

Diana Pollard (2005), Executive Director of the Dutchess Community College Foundation
A.S., Dutchess Community College
B.S., M.B.A./M.K.T., University of Phoenix

Burnelle Roser (2015), Assistant Director of the DCC Foundation
M.B.A., B.S., SUNY New Paltz
A.S., SUNY Ulster

Vacant, Development Coordinator

Institutional Research, Planning,
and Assessment

Donna M. Johnson (2010), Director of Institutional Research, Planning and Assessment
B.S., SUNY New Paltz

Suzanne Riela (2015), Assistant Director of Institutional Research, Planning and
Assessment
B.A., Baruch College of the City University of New York
M.A., New York University
Ph.D., SUNY Stonybrook