Full-Time Faculty and Staff

Abbey, Dana (2016)
Assistant Professor of Nursing
MSN, University of Phoenix; BSN, SUNY Brockport
 
Acosta, Paul (2020)
Director of Enrollment Systems
MS, College of St. Rose; MBA, Union College
BS, Siena College
 
Ahern, Holly (1994)
Associate Professor of Microbiology
MS, BS, SUNY Albany;
2000 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
2004 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activity
 
Akin, Michelle (2019)
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
MS, BS, Kansas State University
 
Aldous, Mary (2017)
Director of Registration & Records
MS, SUNY Albany; BS, SUNY Oneonta
2020 President's Award for Excellence in Adminstrative Service
 
Ameden, Nicholas (2013)
Assistant Professor of Media Arts
BA, Castleton State College
 
Ankeny, Kevin (1998)
Professor of Radio/TV Broadcasting
MFA, National University; MS, Clarion University; 
BA, Point Park College; 
2005 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
2009 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
2014 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Faculty Service
 
Arpey, John (2010)
Professor of Business 
Juris Doctor, SUNY Buffalo; BA, Hartwick College
Division Chair, Business
2012 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
2015 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Senior Faculty
2020 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Faculty Service
 
Atkins, Chandler W. (1979)
Distinguished Professor of Business
Ph.D., Alliant International University;
MBA, BA, Babson College
 
Backus, Ona (2013)
Student Success Advisor-Testing
MS, SUNY Plattsburgh; BS, SUNY Empire
AAS, SUNY Adirondack
2018 Staff Advisor of the Year
2019 Staff Advisor of the Year
 
Basila, Catherine (1994)
Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., MA, SUNY Albany; BA, SUNY College at Oswego
 
Best, Jessica (2014)
Associate Professor of English
Ph.D., University of California-Riverside; MA, University of York;
BA, SUNY Buffalo
2019 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching - Junior Faculty
 
Bilodeau-Lanne, Michelle (2019)
TRIO Student Support Services
MSED, College of St. Rose; MA, University of Wisconsin-Madison
BA, Siena College
2022 Advisor of the Year Award, Staff Advisor
 
Bittman, Jeffrey (1987)
Associate Professor of Business
MS, SUNY Albany; BA, Tufts University
 
Black, Kelly (2021)
Grant Writer
MA, University of Chicago
 
Blackmer, Melissa (2015)
Assistant Professor of Nursing
MS, Sage Graduate School; BS, Sage College
AAS, SUNY Adirondack
 
Bobal, R. Thomas (2014)
Associate Professor of History
Ph.D., Texas A&M University; MA, Boston College; 
BA, Pennsylvania State University
2018 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
 
Bodie, Stephen (2022)
TRIO SSS Advisor
MS, Marist College; BS, Mercy College

Bolton, Matthew (2012)
Instructor of Culinary Arts
AAS, SUNY Adirondack; BS SUNY Oswego

2022 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Faculty Service
 
Booth, Tara (2018)
Assistant Professor of Counseling & Coordinator of Community Connections 
BA, Empire State College; AAS, AA, SUNY Adirondack
 
Bouton, L. Paul (1994)
Associate Professor of Mathematics
MA, MAT, BA, SUNY Binghamton

Braxton, Elizabeth (2007)
Associate Professor of Counseling
MS Ed., James Madison University
BA, University of Richmond
Division Chair, Counseling
2016 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty

2022 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Professional Service
 
Brown, Danielle (2016)
Director of Alumni Relations & Annual Giving
BA, SUNY Cortland
 
Cavaluzzi, Anthony (1982)
Associate Professor of English
MA, BA, Montclair State College
 
Cicia, Francene (2018)
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
MS, West Virginia University; BA, Elmira College
 
Clark, Jeffrey (2016)
Assistant Professor of Technology
MS, Union College; BS, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
 
Clark, Julie (2018)
Assistant Director of Athletics
BS, Syracuse University

Cleveland, Stephanie (2012)
Director of Business & Financial Affairs
MS, BS SUNY Albany; AS, Adirondack Community College

 
Conduzio, Eric (2015)
Budget Analyst
BS, Case Western Reserve University
 
Costa, Andrew (2004)
Professor of Philosophy & Ethics
Ph.D., MA, SUNY Albany; BA Hartwick College
2007 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
 
Cummings, Ryan (2019)
Extended Programs Specialist
MBA, BA, College of St. Joseph
 
Cutter, Echo (2021)
TRIO Upward Bound Advisor
MS, SUNY Albany; BA, SUNY Oswego
 
D'Souza, Carlisle (2013)
Associate Professor of Chemistry
M.Ed University of Notre Dame, MS University of Illinois
 
Davidson, K. Lale(1993)
Distinguished Professor of English
DA, SUNY Albany; BA, Oberlin College
2007 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Senior Faculty
2018 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarship & Creative Activities
 
Davies, Alex (2018)
Athletic Facilities Technical Specialist
BS, SUNY Cortland
 
Del Savio, Mary (2020)
Director of ADK Compass
PhD., University of Pennsylvania; BA, Bradeis University
 
Delate, John J.(2022)
Vice President for Enrollment & Student Affairs
PhD., MA, Clark University

Dennett, Daniel D.(2008)
Associate Professor of Physical Education/Athletic Trainer
MS, United States Sports Academy;
BS, Old Dominion University; AS, Herkimer
NATA Certified Athletic Trainer 

Dester, Lisa (2010)
Director of Business & Financial Services
BS, SUNY Old Westbury
BA, BS - Adelphia University

Diehl, Megan (2014)
Instructor of Culinary Arts
BA, SUNY Geneseo

 
DiGuiseppe, Stephanie (2021)
Instructor of Nursing
BSN, Excelsior College

Dixon, Jessica (1995)
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
AA, Adirondack Community College
BS, SUNY Empire

 
Dragoni, Mark (2019)
Assistant Professor of European History
Ph.D., MPhil, MA; BA Maryville University
 
Drotos, Stephanie (2017)
Associate Professor of English/Reading Specialist
Ph.D., MA, BS Ohio State
2021 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Faculty Service
 
Duffy, Kristine (2013)
President
Ed.D, St. John Fisher College
MS, Russell Sage College; BS SUNY Brockport
2020 Leader of the Pack Award
 
Eagan, J. Roger (1991)
Distinguished Professor of Biology
Ph.D., Arizona State University at Tempe;
MA, Duke University; BS, University of Michigan
Division Chair, Science
 
Earle, Jenna (2022)
College Access Advisor
BA, SUNY Plattsburgh; AA, SUNY Adirondack
 
Faivre, Robert H. (1993)
Professor of English
Ph.D., SUNY Albany, MA, Syracuse University; BA, University of Vermont
1997 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
2005 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
2017 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Senior Faculty
 
Fernbach, Peter (2008)
Associate Professor of English
MA, SUNY College at Buffalo
 
Foster, Chelsea (2016)
Director of TRIO SSS
MS, SUNY Plattsburgh; BA, Stony Brook University
2022 President's Award for Excellence in Administrative Services
 
Fronckowiak, Gabrielle (2021)
Residential Academic Success Coach
BS, Paul Smiths College
 
Gadway, Chelsae (2021)
Human Resources Administrator
BA, SUNY Delhi; AA, SUNY Adirondack
 
Gillespie, Jessica (2022)
TRIO Upward Bound Advisor
BS, SUNY Albany; AS, SUNY Adirondack
 
Goodspeed, Emily (2011)
Assistant Professor of Library Science
MS, SUNY Albany; BS, College of Saint Rose; AA, SUNY Adirondack
Division Chair, Library
 
Goodwin, Yvonne (1994)
Coordinator of Community Outreach
AAS, Adirondack Community College
 
Greene, Patrick (2017)
Director of TRIO Upward Bound
MS, SUNY Albany; BA, SUNY Buffalo
 
Guise, Marc (2005)
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
MS, The College of Saint Rose; BS, SUNY Albany;
AS, Adirondack Community College
Division Chair, Mathematics, Engineering, and Computer Science
2013 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
 
Gunty, Ethan (2022)
Student Success Advisor-Athletics
MS, SUNY Albany; BA, SUNY Geneseo
 
Gurung, Jeevan (2014)
Professor of English
Ph.D., Drew University; MA, BA, Gauhati University

Hampshire, John (2005)
Professor of Studio Art
MFA, SUNY Albany; BS, Skidmore College
2011 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creativity

 
Hanaburgh, Theresa (2021)
Instructor of Nursing
MS, SUNY Polytechnic Institute; BSN, D'Youville College
 
Hand, Mary (2016)
Chief Information Officer
MBA, College of St. Rose; BS, Siena College
 
Harrington, Michael (2022)
College Access Advisor
MS, BS, SUNY Cortland; AA, Herkimer County Community College
 
Haskins, Valerie (1999)
Professor of Anthropology and Archaeology
MA, Washington University; BA, DePauw University
2005 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Senior Faculty
2019 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
 
Hatin, Kelli (2000)
Professor of Business
MBA, Walden University; MS, Walden University
EdD, Capella University; BS, Siena College
AS, Adirondack Community College
2012 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
 
Hattak, Mounir (2021)
Associate Professor of Mathematics
MSAM, City College; BS, University Hassan II
 
Hayles, Donna (2018)
Assistant Professor of English
MA, University of West Indies
 
Haynes, Benjamin (2017)
Accessibility Assistant
MA, BA, University of West Indies

Hedley, Kim (2019)
Associate Professor of Nursing
MS, BS, Sage Colleges; AAS Junior College of Albany
Division Chair, Health Science

 
Heller, Danielle (2021)
Assistant Director of Student Engagement & Diversity Initiatives
MA, SUNY Stony Brook
 
Hill, Anna (2017)
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., SUNY Albany; BA, St. Lawrence University
 
Holtz, Brian (2021)
Assistant Director of Student Success
MS, University of Albany
 
Hopper, Carol (1987)
Professor of Psychology
MS, SUNY Albany; MA, SUNY Plattsburgh,
BBA, Siena College; CPA
1989 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
 
Irion, Holly (2014)
Assistant Professor of Counseling
MS, SUNY Albany; BA, St. Lawrence University
 
Jablonski, John (2015)
Vice President for Academic Affairs
CAS, MS, SUNY Albany; MS, University of Pennsylvania
BS, Union College; AS, Fulton-Montgomery Community College
 
Jameson, Lottie (2018)
Director of Compliance & Risk Management, Title IX Compliance Officer, FOIL Officer
MS, SUNY Albany; BS, Siena College

Job, Casey (2016)
Assistant Director of College Access
BS, SUNY Brockport
2017 Staff Advisor of the Year
2020 Student Success Advisor of the Year
 
Johnson, Samuel (2021)
Director of EOP
M.Ed, St. Lawrence University; B.B.A SUNY Canton
 
Johnston, Wendy (2007)
Associate Professor of Political Science
MA, SUNY Albany
2011 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
2016 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Faculty Service
 
Kosby, Nicholas (2019)
Instructor of IT Networking
BA, Burlington College
 
Kratzenberg, Jakob (2020)
Coordinator of Registration and Records
BA, Marist College
 
LeRoux, Sarah (2018)
Events Coordinator
BS, Northeastern University 
 
Li, Xiao Jun (1991)
Professor of Physical Education
MA, Hebei University; MS, University of Wyoming;
BS, Wuhan Institute of Physical Education and Sport
2014 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
 
Locke, Kevin (2017)
Web Applications Developer
BS, Siena College
 
London, Kimberly (2016)
Assistant Professor of Business
MS, Tufts University; BA Cornell University
2020 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
 
Lorusso, Kelsey (2014)
Director of TRIO Opportunity Programs
MS, Sage Graduate School
2019 President's Award for Excellence in Professional Services
 
Lute, Khristeena (2016)
Assistant Professor of English & Director of the CRW
Ph.D., Middle Tennessee State University; MA, Pennsylvania State University;
M.Ed., Northern Arizona University; BA, AA, Ohio University
2022 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activity
2022 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
 
Malkani, Joanne (2005)
Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., SUNY Albany
MS, SUNY Albany; BA, The College of St. Rose
2009 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
 
Matthews, David (2005)
Professor of Business
PhD, Capella University;
MBA, Plymouth State College; BS, Rider College
2013 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Senior Faculty
 
McCarthy, Clinton (2005)
Associate Professor of Outdoor & Physical Education
MA, University of Northern Colorado; BSE, SUNY Cortland
2010 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
2020 Faculty Advisor of the Year
 
McCarthy, Jon (1994)
Assistant Professor of Sociology
MALS, SUNY Plattsburgh
2010 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Adjunct Faculty
 
McCoy, P Kathleen (1995)
Professor of English
Ph.D., MA, University of Missouri-Columbia; BA, Georgetown College
2006 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Senior Faculty
2017 Chancellor's Award for Scholarship and Creative Activities
 
McDade, Joseph (2021)
Director of Public Safety
MPA, BA, Marist College; AAS, Hudson Valley Community College
 
McDermott, Mary (2014)
Professor of Nursing
DNP, Seton Hall University; MSN, Thomas A. Edison State College
 
McDowell, Heather (2021)
TRIO Academic Specialist
MA, Iona College
 
Menard, Carrie (2001)
Professor of Mathematics
MA, University of Rochester; BA, SUNY Geneseo
2006 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
 
Miele, Ann E. (1996)
Professor of Anatomy and Physiology
MS, SUNY Albany; BA, College of St. Rose
2001 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
 
Moffitt, Reburta (2018)
Prison Education Coordinator
AA, SUNY Adirondack
 
Morin, Marc (2018)
Director of Facilities
AOS, Hudson Valley Community College; AAS, SUNY Delhi
 
Morris, Christopher J. (1982)
Associate Professor of Business
MBA, BS, Clarkson College
2022 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Senior Faculty
 
Mowatt, Thomas (2008)
Associate Professor of Science
MS, Green Mountain College;
BS, North Adams State College
 
Muller, Matthew (2003)
Associate Professor of Business
MBA, University of Notre Dame; BA, SUNY Potsdam

Musto, Luke (1997)
Professor of Computer Science
MS, BS, University of Scranton; MS College of Saint Rose
2019 Faculty Advisor of the Year

Naftaly, Phillip (1994)
Distinguished Professor of Anthropology/Sociology
Ph.D., MA, New School for Social Research;
BA, San Jose State University;
2002 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching
2008 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Senior Faculty
Fellow of the American Anthropological Association

Nikas, Brittany (2021)
Instructor of Nursing
MSN, Walden University

 
O'Brien, Renee (1999)
Professor of Photography
Ph.D., New York University;
MA, New York Institute of Technology;
BS, Hofstra University
Division Chair, Technology
 
O'Connor, Christine (2009)
Professor of Chemistry
Ph.D., BA, University of Buffalo

O'Sick, Kate (2009)
Dean for Student Affairs
MS, Central Connecticut State University; BS, Cornell University
2014 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Professional Service
2016 President's Award for Excellence in Distinguished Service

 
Ostrander, Doris (2021)
Coordinator of Teaching & Learning Collaborative
MA, Hofstra University; BFA, AAS, Fashion Institute of Technology
 
Paigo, Nicholas (2006)
Professor of Graphic Arts
MA, BFA, SUNY Oswego
2014 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Senior Faculty
2017 Faculty Advisor of the Year
2021 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
 
Palangi, Nancy (1982)
Bursar
AAS, Adirondack Community College
2013 President's Award for Excellence in Administrative Service
2018 President's Award for Excellence in Distinguished Service
 
Palm, Scott (2022)
Payroll Coordinator|
AS, Adirondack Community College
 
Pelchar, Rebecca (2000)
Assistant Professor of Art History
MA, Syracuse University; BA, SUNY Plattsburgh
 
Pennachio, John (1975)
Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Sociology
Ph.D., SUNY Albany;
MA, BA, C.W. Post College
Post-Doctoral Study, University of California
Division Chair, Social Science
 
Possemato, Linda (2016)
Coordinator of Accessibility Services
MBA, College of St. Rose
 
Postlethwaite, Jenny (2010)
Director of College Access & Student Success
MS, Ed., College of Saint Rose; BS, College of Saint Rose
2016 President's Award for Excellence in Administrative Services
2020 Excellence Award for Distinguished Service
 
Powers, Gail (2008)
Professor of Nursing
DNS, Sage College of Albany; MS, Sage College Albany; 
BS, SUNY Plattsburgh; AAS, Adirondack Community College
 
Preston, Maryanne (2022)
Assistant Professor of Nursing
MSN, Excelsior College; BSN, York College
 
Prutsman, Michael (2005)
Dean for Extended Programs
MS, BS, Alfred University
2012 President's Award for Administrative Services
2017 Community Spirit Award
2022 President's Award for Excellence in Distinguished Services
 
Prylo, Caelynn (2014)
Dean for Continuing Education and Workforce Innovation
MS, University of Albany; BA, University of Vermont

Randall, Jill (2010)
Associate Professor of Mathematics
MA, BA, SUNY Potsdam
2015 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
2020 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching

 
Rawert, Bert (2008)
Professor of Mathematics
MS, University of Mass Amherst; BS, University of Kentucky

Rivera, Krista (2019)
Instructor of English
MFA, Adelphi University; BA, Marist College
2021 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching

 
Rottenstreich, Naftali (2012)
Professor of English/Remedial Specialist
Ph.D., CUNY Graduate Center; MA, George Mason University
BA, Brooklyn College
2016 Community Spirit Award
 
Royael, Scott (2008)
Academic Success Coach & Sustainability Coordinator
MBA, Antioch University; MA, University of New Hampshire
BA, SUNY Plattsburgh
 
Salvati, Amy (1992)
Professor of Mathematics
MA, SUNY Albany; BA, SUNY Geneseo
2015 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
 
Scheidegger, Ann Marie (2014)
Vice President for Administrative Services and Treasurer
MBA, BA, Siena College
 
Scherbatskoy, Timothy (2008)
Professor of Biology
Ph.D., MS, University of Vermont;
BA, Antioch College
2020 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarships & Creative Activities
2022 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching
 
Schwan, Zachary (2019)
Director of Athletics
MS, Northern Illinois University; BA, Clarkson University
 
Scott, Laura (2017)
Non-Credit Course Support Specialist
BA, SUNY Binghamton
 
Segal, Brandon (2009)
Instructor of Media Arts
BA, SUNY Plattsburgh
 
Sprague, Michele (2014)
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
BA, Siena College
 
Stevens, Amy (2013)
Creative Director
BA, Marywood University
2014 President's Award for Excellence in Distinguished Service
 
Stidd, Alison (2022)
Senior Human Resources Administrator
BS, Siena College

Stockwell, Mariya (2017)
Instructor of Mathematics
Ph.D. Sterlitamak State University; AS, SUNY Adirondack

 
Stoner, Cynthia (1998)
Assistant Director of Technology Support Services
MS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; BS, Beloit College
 
Strohmaier, Mark (2012)
Associate Professor of Computer Science
MS, Lehigh University; BS, The College of New Jersey
 
Sullivan, Evan (2019)
Instructor of European History
Ph.D., MA, BA, SPh.D. University of Albany; AAS, SUNY Adirondack

Teer, April (2012)
Associate Professor of Mathematics
MA, BA, Castleton State College; AA, SUNY Adirondack
2017 President's Award for Excellence in Junior Faculty

 
Thomas, Danielle (2019)
Research Services Librarian
MLS, SUNY Plattsburgh; AA, SUNY Adirondack
 
Thomas, Ryan (2018)
Assistant Director of Registration & Records
Ph.D., MS, Mississippi State University
BS, SUNY Plattsburgh; AAS, SUNY Adirondack
 
Thompson, Jacquan (2021)
Residential Academic Success Coach
BS, SUNY Polytechnic Institute; AS SUNY Adirondack
 
Titus, Patrick (2022)
Assistant Director of Facilities
AS, SUNY Canton
 
Treadway, Lydia (2005)
Professor of Psychology & Substance Abuse Services
Ph.D., PsyD, MS, Nova Southeastern University
MHSA, Antioch College; BA, SUNY Albany
 
Trevlakis, Steve (2010)
​Director of Accessibility Services
MS, BS, SUNY Plattsburgh
2014 President's Award for Excellence in Administrative Services\
 
Triller, Rhonda (2020)
Director of Marketing & Communications
BA, St. Michael's College
 
Umana, Adriana (2018)
Instructor of Foreign Language
Ph.D., Rice University; BA, University of Houston
 
Veitch, John (2010)
Assistant Professor of Electrical Technology
BA, SUNY College of Technology, Utica
AAS, Adirondack Community College
 
Wargo, Robert (2017)
Systems Analyst
AS, AAS, SUNY Adirondack
 
Wells, Phoebe (2021)
Assistant Director of Enrollment Communications
BA, College of Saint Rose; AA, SUNY Adirondack
 
White, Nancy (2000)
Distinguished Professor of English
MFA, Sarah Lawrence College; AB, Oberlin College
Division Chair, English
2008 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creativity
2021 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching
 
Wildey, Diane M. (1993)
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
MS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; BS, Michigan State University;
Registered Professional Engineer;
2003 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching
2017 President's Award for Excellence in Distinguished Service
2019 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Professional Service
 
Wilson, Mindy (2014)
Associate Vice President of Human Resources/ Payroll & AAO, Deputy Title IX Coordinator
BA, College of St. Joseph
 
Wise, Colleen (2016)
Director of Financial Aid
BA, College of St. Rose
 
Wolfe, Amy (2019)
Associate Director of Human Resources
MBA, BS, College of St. Rose; AS, SUNY Adirondack
 
Woodard, Karen (2001)
Professor of IT Computer Networking 
Cisco Regional Academy Director
MS, BA, Shippensburg University
Cisco Certified: CCNP, CCNA, CCAI
2008 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Junior Faculty
2016 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
2022 Advisor of the Year Award, Faculty Advising
 
Wright, Randall (2022)
Assistant Maintenance Manager
BSMT, Purdue University; ASME, Purdue University; AS, SUNY Adirondack
 
Young, Mary (2019)
Assistant Professor of Nursing
MSN, Excelsior College; BSN, St. John Fisher College
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