May 19, 2024  
2019-2020 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


State University of New York - Board of Trustees

H. Carl McCall
New York, N.Y.

Joseph W. Belluck
New York, N.Y.

Michael A. Braun
Albany, N.Y.

Courtney E. Burke
Albany, N.Y.

Eric Corngold
Brooklyn, N.Y.

Robert J. Duffy
Rochester, N.Y.

Angelo Fatta
Buffalo, N.Y.

Gwen Kay
Faculty Senate Trustee
Syracuse, N.Y.

Eunice Lewin
Buffalo, N.Y.

Marshall Lichtman
Pittsford, N.Y.

Stanley S. Litow
New York, N.Y.

Richard Socarides
New York, N.Y.

Carl Spielvogel
New York, N.Y.

Edward M. Spiro
New York, N.Y.

Cary F. Staller
Old Field, N.Y.

Nina Tamrowski
Community College Faculty Council
Syracuse, N.Y.

Merryl Tisch
New York, N.Y.

State University of New York - Chancellor’s Cabinet

Kristina M. Johnson

Dr. Ricardo Azziz
Chief Officer, Academic Health & Hospital Affairs

Michael Braun
Student Assembly President

Elizabeth Bringsjord
Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Vice Provost

Jeff Cheek
President of the Research Foundation for SUNY

Johanna Duncan-Poitier
Senior Vice Chancellor for Community Colleges and the Education Pipeline

Elizabeth Garvey
Vice Chancellor for Legal Affairs and General Counsel

Robert Haelen
Vice Chancellor for Capital Facilities, & General Manager of the Construction Fund

Gwen Kay
University Faculty Senate President

Tod Laursen
Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor

Eileen McLoughlin
Senior Vice Chancellor for Finance and Chief Financial Officer

Carlos Medina
Vice Chancellor and Chief Diversity Officer

Robert Megna
Chief Operating Officer
Teresa Miller
Senior Vice Chancellor for Strategic Initiatives and Chief of Staff

Allison Newman
Senior Advisor for External Affairs and Government Relations

Joseph Porter
Senior Vice Chancellor for Legal Affairs, General Counsel and Secretary of the University

Nina Tamrowski
Faculty Council of Community Colleges President

Grace Wang
Senior Vice Chancellor for Research and Economic Development

College Council

Martin Mannix, Jr. ‘64
Plattsburgh, N.Y.

Daniel J. Burke ‘74
Queensbury, N.Y.

Sydney S. Garrant ‘69 G’75
Plattsburgh, N.Y.

Salvatore C. Graven ‘02
Albany, N.Y.

John W. Johnson ‘71 G’93
Malone, N.Y.

Heidi H. Kelly
Olmsteadville, N.Y.

Essence Hightower
Student Association President,
Inwood, N.Y.

Gloria C. Ragonetti G’92
Glens Falls, N.Y.

Patrick Russell
Morrisonville, N.Y.


Plattsburgh College Foundation

Linda Bourgeois
Morrisonville, N.Y.
Kathleen Kirleis ‘89
First Vice President
Boston, Mass.

John K. Conners ‘75
Second vice Pesident
Newport Beach, California

Kathy MaGaw ‘72
New York,  N.Y.

Henry A. Casazza ‘66
Wilton, CT


Robert Airo ‘81
New York, N.Y.

Clayton A. Ajello ‘72
Baltimore, Md.

Diane M. Austin ‘73
Newton,  Mass.

Phillip R. Baltz ‘88
New York, N.Y.

Anthony Cassella ‘76
New York,  N.Y.

Michelle A. Noble-Coursey ‘94
Raynham, Mass.

Kerry A. Diamond ‘91
Brooklyn, N.Y.

John Ettling
President, SUNY Plattsburgh

Stanley Fifield ‘62
Granville, N.Y.

Peter Gerney
Muncy, PA

Jay Kesslen ‘95
New York, N.Y.

James S. Koniuto ‘96
Oakland, California

Jessica Falace 
President, Student Association

William Laundry ‘05 (Hon)
Plattsburgh, N.Y.

Gordon D. Muir
Plattsburgh, N.Y.

Theresa (Missy) Nitescu ‘81
Castaic, CA

Pamela G. Perone ‘78
Chicago, Ill.

Michael R. Penfield
Plattsburgh, N.Y.

Robert Schofield IV ‘93
Albany, N.Y.

Lawrence M. Unrein ‘79
New York, N.Y.

Honorary Directors

Celine Paquette ‘60
Champlain, N.Y.

Ex-Officio Members

Joseph DeSalvo ‘89
President, Plattsburgh Alumni Association
New York, N.Y.

David Gregoire
Assistant Vice President for Institutional Advancement
SUNY Plattsburgh

Bryan Hartman ‘88
Vice President for Student Affairs
SUNY Plattsburgh

Josee Larochelle
Vice President for Administration and Finance
SUNY Plattsburgh

David Hill
Interim Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
SUNY Plattsburgh

Anne W. Hansen
Executive Director, Plattsburgh College Foundation
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
SUNY Plattsburgh

Plattsburgh Alumni Association

Ashley Gambino ‘04
Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Justin Elmendorf ‘04
First Vice President
Pearl River, N.Y.
Joseph Tolliver ‘72
Second Vice President
Canton, N.Y.

Richard Davino ‘89 G’94
Framingham, Mass.

Jody Carpenter ‘92
Morrisonville, N.Y.

Members at Large

Michael Bates ‘02
Alexandra, VA
Bryan Benway ‘05
Boerne,  TX

Taranpreet Chandhoke ‘01
New Britian,  CT

Marcia Cognetta ‘98
Mechanicville,  N.Y.

David DeCancio ‘93
Selkirk,  N.Y.

Andrew Gola ‘06
Norwood,  MA

Colleen Lemza ‘90 G’01
Plattsburgh,  N.Y.  

Bruce Mante ‘79
Sarasota, FL

Laurie Mante ‘87
Latham,  N.Y.

Lori McCaffrey ‘04
Schnectady, N.Y.

Rabbi Daniel Price ‘79
Bethel, CT

Matthew Veitch ‘94
Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
Khary Ward ‘12
Greenwich, CT


Joseph DeSalvo ‘89 
Immediate Past President
Dover, MA

Anne Hansen
Vice President for Institutional Advancement, SUNY Plattsburgh

Student Representatives

Essence Hightower
Inwood,  N.Y.

Executive Director

Kerry Chapin-Lavigne
Director of Alumni Relations
SUNY Plattsburgh

Office of the President

Chief Administative Officer-in-Charge
Josee Larochelle
B.A., Univeristy of California, Los Angeles; M.B.A., California State Polytechnic Univ., Pomona

Executive Secretary to the President
Sue A. Gadway

Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Michelle Cromwell
B.A., University of West Indies in St. Augustine, Trinidad; M.A., Ph.D., Nova Southeastern Univ., Fort Lauderdale, FL (2006)

Title IX Coordinator
Butterfly Blaise
B.A., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2012)

Executive Director, Communications and Public Affairs
Ken Knelly
B.B.A., Univ. of Minnesota; M.A., West Virginia Univ. (1990)

Assistant Director, Communications
Gerianne Wright
B.A., Syracuse University (1983)

Violence Prevention Educator & Outreach Coordinator
Zyaijah Nadler
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2017)

Academic Affairs Administration

Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs
David Hill* (Interim)

Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
JoAnn Gleeson-Kreig*

Assistant Provost
Diane K. Merkel
B.S., Ithaca College (1977)
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service

Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
Suzanne L. Daley
B.A., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1985)

Academic Advising

Suzanne L. Daley
B.A., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1985)

Assistant Director
Elizabeth Bernat
B.A., Heidelberg College; M.P.S., Cornell Univ.; Ph.D., Ohio Univ. (2002) B.A., M.A., Queen’s Univ.; Ph.D., Brandeis Univ. (1993)

Art Museum

Tonya Curran
Master of Arts, Texas Tech. University (2002)

Museum Collections Specialist
Felicia Herzog
B.A., Northern Illinois Univ.; M.A., Randolph-Macon College (2016)

Museum Educator
Christina Elliott
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.S., San Francisco Art Institute (2013)

Museum Collections Manager
Walter Early
B.A., Univ. of Kentucky; M.A., Univ. of Notre Dame (2011)

Branch Campus, Queensbury

Stephen Danna
B.A., Maryville College; M.S., Old Dominion Univ., Ed.D., Sage Graduate School

Assistant to the Dean
Michelle Howland
A.A.S., Jamestown Community College (2004); B.S., Excelsior College (2013)

Academic Counselor
Emmaliese Bartscherer
B.A., St. Lawrence Univ.; M.A. SUNY Plattsburgh (2014)

Center for the Study of Canada

Christopher J. Kirkey
B.A., M.A., Queen’s Univ.; Ph.D., Brandies Univ. (1993)

Associate Director
Amy Southerden
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.A., Syracuse Univ. ( 2004)

Center for Teaching Excellence


Edward E. Redcay Honors Center

Tracie Church-Guzzio*

Institute for Ethics in Public Life

Jonathan Slater*

Institutional Effectiveness

Sara Phillips
B.S., M.S., SUNY Binghamton; Ph.D., Tulane University (2009)

Research Associate
Erin Campbell
B.S., College of Saint Rose; M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2009)

Learning Center

Karin Killough
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.S., Syracuse Univ. (1997)

Assistant Director/Writing Specialist
Kaitlyn S. Mulhollem
B.A., Slippery Rock University; M.A., West Chester University (2013)

Academic Advisor
Sarah Henley
B.A., Prescott College (1997)


Pamela Munson
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1991)

Associate Registrar
Patrick Schnell
B.A., SUNY Geneseo (2000)

Assistant Registrar
Jessica Lashway
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1998)

Assistant Registrar
Lauren Currie
B.A., M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2008)

Arts and Sciences (School of)

Andrew S. Buckser*

Associate Dean
Genie Babb*

Executive Assistant to the Dean
Jamie Winters
B.A., Siena College; M.A., Lesley Univ. (2009)

Chairpersons / Directors

Richard Robbins*
James Armstrong*

Diane Fine*

Neil Buckley*

Canadian Studies
Christopher J. Kirkey*

Edward Miller*

Communication Studies
Tim Clukey*

Computer Science
Del Hart*

Criminal Justice
Wendy Gordon*

Earth and Environmental Science
Ed Romanowitz*

Paul Johnston*

Gender and Women’s Studies
Susan Mody*

Richard Schaefer*

Interdisciplinary and Area Studies
James Liszka*

Journalism and Public Relations
Jonathan Slater*

Robert Keever*

Modern Languages and Cultures
Isabel Arredondo*

Karen Becker*

Natural Science
Timothy Mihuc*

Beth Dixon*

Thomas Wolosz*

Political Science
Daniel Lake*

Wendy Braje*

Sandra Rezac*

Kim Hartshorn*

Business and Economics (School of)

Rowena Ortiz-Walters*

Associate Dean
Kameliia Petrova*

Associate to the Dean
Brian Neurether*

Director of Internships and Career Opportunities
John Shearer


Mohamed Gaber*

International Business and Supply Chain Management
Kwangseek Choe*

Economics and Finance
Robert Christopherson*

Hospitality Management
Mark Gultek*

Management, Information Systems, and Analytics
Rohit Rampal*

Marketing & Entrepreneurship
Laurent Josien*

Library and Information Technology Services

Holly Heller-Ross*

Assistant CIO
John P. Bradley
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1984); SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Execllence in Professional Service (2009)
Project Management Assistant
Karen McKinney
Information Security
Symen Mulders
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1991)
Library Faculty Chairperson
Gordon Muir*


Classroom and Customer Support Services
Carol Bleaux
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1996); SUNY  Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (2001)

Collection Development & Delivery
Gordon Muir*

Computer Information Systems
Thomas Higgins
B.S., B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1985)

Computing Systems & Desktop Support
T.J. Myers
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh; CompTIA A+ and Network+; SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (2005)

Strategic Information Technology Officer
John P. Bradley
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1984); SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (2009)

Instruction and Reference Services
Elin O’Hara-Gonya*

Technology Enhanced Learning
John Locke
Ph.D., Union Institute and University (2018)

Network Operations
Bernie Grabczewski
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1988)

Unit Staff

Computer Information Systems

Supervising Programmer-Analyst
David Blankenship
A.A.S., Community College of the Air Force; B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2006)

Lead Programmer-Analyst
Chris Ciccone
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2012)

Lead Programmer-Analyst
Karen Southwick
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2001)

Cheryl Datkun
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2001)
Zach Hulbert
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2014)
Rebekah Lamoy
B.A./M.S.T., SUNY Plattsburgh, A.A.S., Hudson Valley Community College (2017)

Senior Programmer-Analyst
Susan Millett
Chancellor’s Award for Professional Service (2016)

Computing Systems & Desktop Support

Lead Programmer-Analyst
Shawn Aguglia
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2004)

Senior Programmer Analyst
Casey Casamento
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2006)
Helpdesk Manager
Jagan Drowlette
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2001); CompTIA A+
Helpdesk Support Technician
Eric Dustin
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2013)
Assistant Helpdesk Manager
Michael Lumb
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1999)
Helpdesk Support Technician
Matt Allen
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2008)
Helpdesk Support Technician
Andrew Maliniak
A.S., Clinton Community College; B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2015)
Helpdesk Support Technician
Peter Meuser
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1993)
Amos Olasoji
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1993)
Matthew Ryan
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2011)
Lead Programmer-Analyst
Aaron Stanley
A.S., Clinton Community College (2012)
Lead Programmer-Analyst
Tyler Whitney
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh, M.S., Boston Univ. (2012)
Web Developer/Programmer
Jarrett Borrie
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2010)

Classroom & Customer Support Services

Media Operation Technician
Deborah Brunner
B.A., M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

TV Engineer
Gordon J. Burdo
B.S., M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1983); CompTIA A+, ISCET, FCC GRL
Instructional Support Assistant
Linda S. Carpenter
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1990)

Eve. & Weekend Service Desk Supervisor
Joshua Garner

Eve. & Weekend Service Desk Supervisor
Deborah Brunner

Media Support Technician
Eric Laessig
AVIXA CTS, Extron ECP, Crestron DMC-E, HP Certified

Classroom/Labs Support Technician
Alyssa McGovern
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1999); CompTIA A+, HP Certified, ITIL Certified, Extron Certified

Assistant Director of Media Services
Robert Richter
A.S., SUNY Broome; Certified Technology Specialist

Instructional Support Assistant
Michael Wayne
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1987)

Videoconference Support Technician
Andrew Davidson

Videoconference Support Technician
Ronald Rushia
B.A., Castleton State College (1996)

Collection Development & Delivery

Acquistions Specialist
Parker O’Mara*
Associate Librarian
Anne Rowland*
Associate Librarian
Mila Su*

Instructional and Reference Services

Associate Librarian
Joshua Beatty*
Special Collections Associate
Michael Burgess
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1992)

Associate Librarian
Tim Hartnett*

Associate Librarian
Debra Kimok*

Associate Librarian
Malina Thiede*

Associate Librarian
Michelle Toth*

Associate Librarian
Karen Volkman*
Instructional Support Assistant
Gordon Pollard*

Network Operations

Network Manager
Jim Lucas
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1998)

Senior Staff Assistant
Kirk Guynup

Wireless and Network System Specialist
Justin Rosenbrock
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2010)
Telecommunications Manager
Reginald MacQuesten

Technology Enhanced Learning

Senior Staff Associate
Peter Friesen
B.A., Univ. of New Brunswick; M.A., Univ. of Victoria; Ph.D., Univ. of New Brunswick (1996)

Staff Associate
Thomas Burl
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.S., Capella Univ. (2005)

School of Education, Health, and Human Services

Denise Simard* (Interim)

Assistant to the Dean
Ashley Gambino

Associate Dean for Assessment & Accreditation
Jamar Pickreign

Director of Certification
Kelly Pickreign

Chairpersons / Coordinators

Communication Sciences and Disorders
Patrick Coppens*
Heidi Schnackenberg*

Counseling & Human Services
Julia Davis*

Educational Leadership
Kerri Zappala-Piemme*

Expeditionary Studies
Jerry Isaak*

Human Development and Family Relations
Martha Frost* (Interim)
Ona Belser*

Nutrition and Dietetics
Jorunn Gran-Henriksen*

JoAnn Gleeson-Kreig*

Sport and Wellness
Vincent Carey* (Interim)

Teacher Education, M.S.Ed. Graduate Programs
Heidi Schnackenberg*

Teacher Education, M.S.T. Graduate Programs
Maureen Squires*

Teacher Education, Undergraduate Programs
Yong Yu*

Administration and Finance

Vice President for Administration and Finance
Josee Larochelle

Assistant Vice President for Administration and Finance
Sean Dermody
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.A., Stony Brook Univ. (2017)

Revenue Accountant
Sheila Murnane
B.C., Concordia; M.B.A., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (1982)

Accountant, Staff
Sherri LaValley
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2001)

Director of Budget and Financial Reporting
Magen Renadette
B.S., Sienna College

Director of Contracts & Purchasing Supervisor
Jenna Beauregard

Accounts Payable Supervisor
Avis Foster
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1980)

Environmental Health & Safety Director
Cathleen Eldridge
B.S., CSU Long Beach (1982)

Environmental Health & Safety Sr. EHS Associate
Catherine Kaleita
B.A., Castleton State Univ.; M.S., Colorado State Univ. (2011)

Records Management
Gina L. Doty
B.A., Chapman Univ.; M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2007)

Assistant Director, Management Services
Anika Fullum
B.A., SUNY Potsdam (2006)
Event Management-Production Manager Performance Arts/Special Events
Barry Brown
B.A. & M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1994); SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Faculty Service (2012)
Event Management-Production Stage Manager
Leah Sweeney
A.A., SUNY Orange; B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2015)


William Circelli

Financial Manager
Tiffany Kirk
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh, M.B.A., University of Phoenix (2007)

Capital Project Manager
Richard Larche
B.S., Mathematics, Siena College; B.S. Civil Engineering, Clarkson Univ.; M.E. Civil Engineering, Clarkson Univ. (2001)

Student Financial Services

Todd Moravec
B.A., California State Univ. at Chico; M.A., M.H.S.A., Arizona State Univ. (1995); SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (2013)

Associate Director
Gregory B. Withrow
B.S., B.M., Northern Kentucky Univ.; M.B.A., Univ. of Kentucky; M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2007); SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (2015)

Assistant Director
Barbara Leonard

Associate Director
Kerry Lubold
B.S., Univ. of Pittsburgh (1996)

Senior Financial Aid Advisor
Corey Davidson
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.S.Ed./ CAS, SUNY Plattsburgh (2009)

Senior Financial Aid Advisor
David Soder
B.A., SUNY Stony Brook (1997)

 Senior Financial Aid Advisor
Angela Sprague
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2011)

Human Resource Services

Assistant Vice President
Susan Welch
B.S., M.A., SUNY Plattsurgh (1987, 1997)

Assistant Director/Health Benefits Adm.
Sarah Reyell
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1998)

Assistant Director
Michael Thompson
B.A., Skidmore College (1997)

Human Resource Assistant
Michelle Trombley
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2010)

College Auxiliary Services

Executive Director
Wayne A. Duprey
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1984)

Holly Owen
B.S., Sienna College (1996)

Conference Services Director
Mary Nell Bockman
B.A., University of Minnesota (1980)

College Stores Director
Michelle Marcil

Marketing and Properties
Chris Hobson Whalen
A.A.S., Clinton Community College (1998)

Sponsored Research and Programs Director
Michael Simpson
B.S., Roberts Wesleyan College

Institutional Advancement Administration

Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Anne Whitmore Hansen
B.A., Muhlenberg College (1987)

Assistant Vice President for Institutional Advancement
David P. Gregoire
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.B.A., Union College (2000)
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (2018)

Director, Development
Faith Osborne Long
B.S., Millersville University of Pennsylvania; Master of Divinity, Philadelphian Lutheran Seminary; M.S.T., SUNY Plattsburgh (2001)

Director, Alumni Relations
Kerry G. Chapin-Lavigne
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1998)

Director, Advancement Communications
Aubrey Bresett
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2001)

Director, Student Recruitment Marketing
Catherine Keleher
B.A., University of Albany (2010)

Assistant Creative Director, Student Recruitment Marketing

Manager, Web Operations
Daniel J.S. Lewis
B.A. Buffalo State Univ. (1991)

Web Editor for Academics
Sarah E. Cunningham
B.F.A., College for Creative Studies; M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2015)

Coordinator, Communications
Felicia Krieg
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2011)

Graphic Designer
Zoe Tyler
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2018)

Alumni Relations

Associate Director, Alumni Relations
Paul D. Leduc III
B.A., St. Michael’s College (1998)

Assistant Director, Alumni Relations
Catherine Murray
B.A., St. Lawrence University (2016)

Advancement Services

Director, Development Information and Research
Natalie A. Peck
B.A., Wichita State Univ.; M.S., M.L.I.S., Univ. Oklahoma (2002)

Assistant Director, Advancement Information Systems
Elizabeth Leibensperger
B.A., Ithaca College (2005)

Associate Director, Annual Giving
Paula Bachman
B.S., MALS, SUNY Plattsburgh (2008)

Assistant Director, Annual Giving
Brittany Trahan
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2012)


Director, Development
Faith Leach

Manager, Stewardship Services
Gina M. Bond

Advancement / Communications

Associate Creative Director
Sarah E. Richard
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2002)

Ashleigh Livingston
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2010)


Student Affairs Administration

Vice President for Student Affairs
Bryan Hartman
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.Ed., Univ. of Vermont (1990); SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (2006)

Communications Strategist
Michele St. Onge
B.A., Univ. of Vermont; M.A., Bowling Green State Univ. (1995)


Executive Director of Admissions/Graduate Admissions
Carrie Woodward
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1996)

Associate Director, Admissions
Erin Peters
B.A., M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2002) SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence (2002)

Associate Director, Admissions
Jessica Fish
B.S., Ithaca College; MS, SUNY Plattsburgh (2013)

Associate Director for Graduate Admissions
Troy Joseph
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.S. Univ. of Buffalo (2012)

Transfer Advisor
Katie Duffy
B.A., McGill (2009)

Transfer Advisor
Shatawndra Lister
B.A., SUNY Oswego M.S., SUNY Buffalo (2013)

Admissions Advisor 
Schultz, Kristin
B.A., State Univ. of New York at Oswego; M.A., Stony Brook University (2012)

Admissions Advisor
Jessica Spurdis
B.S. SUNY Oneonta (2015)

Admissions Advisor
Jordyn Woltmann
B.A, Post University  (2016)

Admissions Advisor
Allison Beebie
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh, Paul Smith’s College (2016)

Admissions Technology Assistant
Taylor Manor
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.A., Lasell College (2016)

Admissions Technology Coordinator
Trevor Delong
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2017)

Graduate Admissions Assistant
MacKenzie Dumas
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2018)

Visitation and Events Coordinator
Tonya Deese
B.S., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2015)

Career Development Center

Tobi Hay
M.S., Syracuse Univ. (1998)

Senior Career Counselor
Sally Urban
B.S., Univ. of Wisconsin, Stevens Point; M.S., Indiana State Univ. (1989)

Assistant Director
Morgan Pellerin
B.A., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2013)

Global Education Office

Associate VP for Global Education
Jacqueline G. Vogl
B.A., College of the Holy Cross; Ed.M., Harvard Univ. (1990)

Coordinator, Study Abroad & Exchanges
Ingrid Almaguer
B.A., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh

Assistant Director
Amelia Lushia
B.A., SUNY New Paltz; M.A., Univ. of Illinois, Chicago

International Admissions Advisor
Katherine Friedrich
B.A., M.E.d., Univ. of Minnesota; M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh

International Admissions Assistant

International Student Advisor
Raneem Kurzum
B.A., Binghamton University (2016)

Study Abroad Advisor
Brooke Layhee
B.A., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh

Marketing & Communication Coordinator
Michelle St. Onge
B.A., Univ. of Vermont; M.A. Bowling Green State Univeristy

Student Health and Counseling Center

Kathleen M. Camelo
B.S., LeMoyne College; M.D., SUNY Buffalo; Board Certified in Family Practice (1988, 1995, 2002)

Assistant Director for Medical Services/Physician Assistant
Susan Sand
RPA-C, B.A., SUNY Fredonia; B.S. Physician Assistant Status, RIT (1996); M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2005)

JoAnne Astill-Vacaro
The Wyggeston School and Sixth Form College, Leicester, England (1978); M.D., Leicester Univ. Medical School (1999)

Assistant Director for Counseling/Counselor
Christine Minck
B.A., Gonzaga Univ.; M.A., Univ. of Dayton (Ohio) (1988); Licensed Mental Health Counselor (2006) National Certified Counselor (2009)

Allsun Ozyesil
M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2007)

Kimberly Fisher
B.A., Binhamton Univ.; M.S., Hunter College; M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2010)

Kristina Moquin
B.S., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2007)

Carol Shuttleworth
B.A., Ohio State Univ.; M.A., Univ. of Florida; Ph.D., Ohio State Univ. (1992)

Medical Technologist
Christine Feazelle
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1984)

Harvey Hurwitz
B.S., Boston College; M.D., Boston Univ. Medical School (1962)

Jerome Davis
Pre-Med Alfred University, University of Lauganne Medical Degree

Deirdre Schaefer
B.A., Ithaca College; D.O., New York College of Osteopathic Medicine (1997)

Physician’s Assistant
Martha Passino

Medical Office Assistant
Monica Lattrell

Nurse Practitioner
Jill Silver
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh; N.P., SUNY Stony Brook (2003)

Assistant Director for Nursing
Rebecca McCasland
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1989); Certified College Health (2005)

Janet Davis
R.N., St. Mary’s School of Nursing (1973)

Daniel Snyder
R.N. Guilford College B.S., North Carolina State University M.S., Clinton Community College, R.N. Certified Emergency Nurse

Martha Rose
R.N., Greenfield Community College (1983)

Kathryn Bracero

Center For Student Involvement

Director of Student Involvement
Cori Jackson
B.A., Middlebury College; M.S.W., Boston Univ. (1992)

Assistant Director of the Center for Student Involvement
Jacob Avery
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.A., Marist College (2011)

Coordinator of Student Activities
Rachel Wilcoxson
B.A., Colorado State Univ. (2005); M.A. Webster Univ. (2017)

College Center

Cori Jackson
B.A., Middlebury College; M.S.W., Boston Univ. (1992); SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (2013)

Educational Opportunity Program

Associate Director
Cassie Joseph
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2013)

Senior Counselor
Amy Daniels
B.S., University of New Hampshire M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2008) C.A.S. SUNY Plattsburgh (2009)

Levi Martinez
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2015)
Jessica Santos
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2012)

Emergency Management

Michael Caraballo
B.S., M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2003)

Fitness Center

Director of Fitness Center
Matthew Salvatore
B.S., SUNY Brockport; M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2002); SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (2008)

Fraternity & Sorority Life

Allison Swick-Duttine
B.A., M.A., Marshall Univ. (1998); SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (2012)

Housing & Residence Life

Director of Campus Housing and Community Living
Stephen Matthews
B.S., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1994)

Campus Housing Director
Trisha Lyn Pellerin
B.S., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2011)

Assistant Director of Community Living
James Sherman
B.A., M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2007)

First-Year Residential Programming Coordinator
Patrick Hazilla

Residence Curriculum Coordinator
Danielle Attasanio

Community Empowerment Coordinator
Francine Francis

Intercollegiate Athletics

Director of Athletics
Michael Howard
B.A., M.A., St. Lawrence Univ. (1991)

Associate Athletic Director

Assistant Athletic Director
Melissa LaMere
B.S., SUNY Brockport, M.S., SUNY Cortland (2006)

Senior Women’s Administrator
Cheryl Cole
B.A., M.A., Univ. of Rochester (1987)

Director of Athletic Communications
Brian Savard
B.A., Susquehanna Univ. (2008); M.A. University of Redlants (2010)

Assistant Director of Athletic Communication
Krystal Yernye
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.A., Canisius College (2013)

Director of Field House
Kris Doorey
B.A., SUNY Stony Brook (1996)

Assistant Director/Field House
Taylor Sullivan
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2007)

Equipment Manager/Ice Maintenance & Supervision
Adam Krinsky
B.S., Plymouth State University (2008)

Director of Sports Medicine
Jason Pachter
B.A., Mass College of Liberal Arts; M.A., Western Michigan Univ. (2000)

Associate Head Athletic Trainer
Lisa Vicencio
B.S., M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2002)
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Ian Williams
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Jonathan Edward

Head Baseball Coach
Kristian Doorey
B.A., SUNY Stony Brook (1996)

Assistant Baseball Coach
Samuel Quinn Loeb
B.S., SUNY Institute of Technology (2012)

Head Men’s Basketball Coach

Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach
Christopher Manning

Head Women’s Basketball Coach
Cheryl Cole
B.A., M.A., Univ. of Rochester (1987)

Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach
Benjamin Sarraf
B.S., Providence College; M.A., Lynchburg College (2012)

Head Men’s/Women’s Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field Coach
Nick Jones
B.A., Univ. of Albany (2009)

Head Cross Country Men’s/ Women’s Coach
Andrew Krug
B.A., M.S.T., SUNY Plattsburgh (2010)

Assistant Men’s/Women’s Track & field Coach & Assistant Cross Country
Sarah Bechtel
B.A., Ohio Wesleyan University (2014); M.A., Tiffin University (2017)

Head Men’s Hockey Coach
Steve Moffat
B.A., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2002)

Assistant Men’s Hockey Coach

Head Women’s Hockey Coach
Kevin Houle
B.A., Boston College; M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1997)

Assistant Women’s Hockey Coach
Julia Duquette
Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach
Joe May
B.A., SUNY Geneseo; M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2014)

Assistant Men’s Lacrosse Coach

Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach
Julia Decker
B.S., SUNY Brockport (2008); M.S., SUNY Brockport (2012)

Head Men’s Soccer Coach
Chris Taylor

Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach
Geoffrey Spear
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.S., Springfield College (1988)

Head Women’s Soccer Coach
Tania Armellino
B.A., Rutgers University; Juris Doctor, University of Miami School of Law (2005)

Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach
Frantzy Noze
B.S., Post University (2011)

Head Softball Coach
Brianna Ferchen

Assistant Softball Coach
John Flynn

Head Tennis Coach

Head Volleyball Coach
Matt Lein
B.A., Nova Southeastern Univ. (2013); M.S., Nova Southeastern Univ. (2016)

Assistant Volleyball Coach
Jordynne Ales
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2014)

Recreational Sports

Karen Waterbury
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.S., Ithaca College (1989)

Student Conduct

Larry Allen
B.A., LeMoyne College; M.Ed., St. Lawrence Univ. (2003)

Student Support Services

Director and Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs
Michele Carpentier
B.S., M.S., C.A.S., SUNY Plattsburgh; Ed.D., Univ. of, Vermont (2002); SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (1996)

Associate Director of Student Support Services
Ashley Durocher
B.A., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2010)

Coordinator of Accessibility Services
Jennifer Curry
B.A., M.S., C.A.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2010)

Math Skills Specialist
Bryan Kieser
B.A., Fordham Univ.; M.S., SUNY Albany (1996)

Math Skills Specialist
Anne Petro
B.A., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1992)

Writing Skills Specialist/Coordinator of Special Projects
Thomas Thompson
B.A., M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2006)

Coordinator of Extended Time Testing
Laura Cronk
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2002)

Writing Skills Specialist
Athena Castro-Lewandowski
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.A., Ohio Univ. (2005)

Academic Coach
Rachel Day
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2005)
Academic Coach
Isaac Eshun
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh; M.A., SUNY Albany 2013

University Police

Patrick Rasco
A.S., Clinton Community College; B.A., SUNY Cobleskill (1994)

University Police Inspector
Steven Dube
A.S., Clinton Community College (1992)

Robert Mesec
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1998)

Eric Zielinski
A.S., Clinton Community College (2003)

Darren Barcomb
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1998)

Seth Silver
B.A., M.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2010)
Jessica Facteau
A.S., Clinton Community College (2007)

Darren Barcomb
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1998)

Erich Pflanz
B.S., Utica College of Syracuse Univ. (2002)

Thomas Sullivan
A.S., A.A.S., North Country Community College (1991)

Joshua Coons
B.S., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2013)
Coty Cowles
B.A., M.A., SUNY Brockport (2016)
Derek Wiebel
B.A., SUNY Brockport (2012)
Carter Frechette
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (2016)
Rachel Youngers
A.A.S., SUNY Canton; B.S., SUNY Canton (2017)

Pat Lapoint

Eric Forand

Mark Gadway

Del Senecal

John Stevenson

Parking Manager
Gail Recore
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh (1984)

Frank Bretthauer
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1997)

Assistant Locksmith
Daniel LaPoint
A.A.S., North Country Community College (1972)

Upward Bound

Brian Post
B.A., SUNY Potsdam; M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (1992)

Julie Coon
B.A., Univ. of Rochester; M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh (2011)

Chuck Ko
B.S., SUNY Brockport (2015)

Veterans Support

Larry Allen
B.A., LeMoyne College; M.Ed., St. Lawrence Univ. (2003)

*See faculty listings for faculty membership, degrees and honors.