Administrative Staff

Office of the President

Gary A. Olson, President; B.A., Kings College; M.A., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Amanda Gross, Chief of Staff; B.A., Colby College; M.ED., University of Miami. 

Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs

Michael S. Brogan, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost; A.S., Erie Community College; B.S., Daemen University; M.S., Ph.D., University at Buffalo; D.P.T., Daemen University.

Jill Aldrich, Practicum Coordinator & Instructor; B.S., Syracuse University; M.S., St. Cloud State University.

Carolyn Atherton, Administrative Assistant for Natural Sciences; A.A.S., Bryant & Stratton.

Adriana Aviles, Writing Specialist;  B.A. & B.S., Buffalo State College; M.A., Michigan State University.

Amy Battaglia, Administrative Associate for Education.

Lynette Boesken, Administrative Assistant for Paralegal Studies; B.A., Valparaiso University. 

Devon Bradford, Coordinator of Service Learning; B.A., Allegheny College; M.S., SUNY Buffalo State. 

Judith Braun, Administrative Assistant for Brooklyn Education.

Margaret Carmen, Administrative Assistant for Graduate Nursing; A.S. Johnson & Wales University; B.S., SUNY College at Fredonia.

Kelly Castle, Instructional Designer; B.A., Canisius College; M.S., SUNY Buffalo State.

Colleen Corcoran, Associate Director of Clinical Education; B.S., D’Youville College; M.S., D’Youville College; D.P.T., D’Youville College.

Devon Cozad, Librarian; B.A., M.A. SUNY Buffalo State, M.S. University at Buffalo. 

Alyssa Crofts, Associate Director / Coordinator of Academic Advisement; B.S., M.A., The College at Brockport.

Deborah Dimitrovski, Director of Accessibility Services; A.A., Villa Maria College; B.A., University at Buffalo; M.A., St. Bonaventure University.

Jake Dion, Digital Services and Archives Librarian; B.A., University at Buffalo; M.L.S., University at Buffalo.

Justin Dise, Archive & Instruction Librarian; B.A., M.L.S., University at Buffalo.

Mary Dormer, Assistant Registrar; B.S., University at Buffalo; M.S., Daemen University. 

Sabrina Fennell, Associate VP for Student Success; B.S.,SUNY College at Fredonia; M.S., SUNY Buffalo State.

Jeanette Foti, Administrative Assistant to the Registrar’s Office;  B.S., University at Buffalo.

Christina Fuller, Degree Audit and Articulation Analyst; B.S., University at Buffalo.

Carole George, Records Registration Assistant; A.S. Niagara Community College.

Deborah Gianturco, Executive Assistant for Academic Affairs; A.A.S., Fashion Institute of Technology. 

Robyn Gordon, Clinical Coordinator, PA Program; B.S., The King’s College.

Irene Holohan-Moyer, Associate VP for Institutional Effectiveness & Systems Integration; B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., University at Buffalo.

Hella Jacob, Administrative Director, Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning; M.A. University of Regensburg, Germany; Ph.D. University at Buffalo.

Justin Kennelly, Evening Operations Librarian; M.L.S., San Jose State University.

Katharyn Ketter-Franklin, Library Reference/Circulation Tech Assistant; B.S., Canisius College.

Robin King, Assistant Vice President, Academic Grants & Sponsored Programs; B.A., University of Vermont; M.S.W., San Diego State University.

Christine Kramer, Principal Library Assistant; B.S., Daemen University.

Margaret Lacki, Administrative Associate for Student Success Center; A.A.S., Erie Community College.

Kayla Leach, Administrative Associate for the College of Arts, Sciences and Education; B.S., Daemen University; M.F.A., Vermont College of Fine Arts.

Kristi Liddell, Chemistry Coordinator; B.S., St. John Fisher COllege; P.h.D., Pennsylvania State University

Stefanie Lizauckas, Associate Registrar; B.S. Westminster College; M.S., Canisius College.

Julie LoTempio, Business Program Development & Operations; B.A., Hilbert College.

Allen Luxenberg, Branch Campus Technical Support.

Heather Maloney-Stassen, Founding Dean of the College of Arts, Sciences and Education; B.A., Ohio Northern University; M.A., Ohio University, M.S., Ithaca College; P.h.D., Ohio University.

Susan Marchione, Assistant Vice President Institutional Effectiveness & Systems Integration; B.A., M.S., Canisius College; Ed.D, D’Youville College.

Brittany Maryniewski, Degree and Articulation Analyst; B.A., SUNY Buffalo State.

Lindsay Masters, Director of the Learning Center; B.S., SUNY College at Fredonia; M.S., Canisius College.

Kara McGuire, Assistant Director, RIC & Library ServicesCirculation/Interlibrary Loan Librarian; B.A., SUNY Buffalo State; M.L.S., University at Buffalo.

Doris Murphy, CPCU, Associate VP for Academic Affairs; A.A.S., Bryant & Stratton College; B.S., M.S., Daemen University.

Rimma Nisnevich, Senior Data Specialist;  Diploma (B.S./M.S.), College of Energy, Belarusian Polytechnic Institute.

Melissa Peterson, Executive Director, RIC & Library Services;  B.A., Binghamton University;  M.A., M.L.S., University at Buffalo.

Kim Petry, Records Registration Assistant; A.A.S., Bryant & Stratton.

Annie Printup, Assistant Director for Institutional Effectiveness & Systems Integration; B.A., Hobart and William Smith Colleges; M.P.A., Penn State University.

Michelle Ratzel, Administrative Coordinator for Dean of Health & Human Services; A.A.S., Bruant & Stratton.

Carol Renner, Administrative Assistant to Nursing; A.S., Erie Community College.

Elizabeth Renner, Coordinator, Global Programs; B.S., M.P.H., Daemen University.

Thomas Mark Reynolds, RIC/Library General Assistant.

Ann E. Robinson, Executive Director of Global Programs; B.A., New York University; Ed.M., Teachers College, Columbia University.

Vincenette SanLorenzo, Director of PA Graduate Services; B.S., SUNY Buffalo State College.

Leah Schapiro, Administrative Assistant to Brooklyn Education; B.A., Excelsior College; M.S., Daemen University.

Peter Schilke, Director of Instructional Design; B.S., SUNY Buffalo State; M. ED., University of Mary Washington.

Jill Schopp, Administrative Associate for Physical Therapy.

Nickolas Schuessler, Library Reference/Circulation Tech Assistant; M.S., University at Buffalo.

Michelle Semski, Academic Advisor,  B.A., M.A., Niagara University.

Tiffany Shadden, Registrar; B.S., Daemen University; M.B.A., Medaille College.

Phyllis Shroot, Coordinator, Alternative Certification Program in Special Education in Partnership with Total Testing Inc. (TTI); B.A., Stern College, Yeshiva University; M.S., Hunter College.

Peggy Siebold, Administrative Assistant for Sociology & Social Work.

Mimi Steadman, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs & Strategic Management; B.S., Cornell University; M.S., University of Rhode Island; Ed.D., University of California at Berkeley. 

Rebecca Stein, Field Coordinator; B.A., Touro College; M.S., Adelphi University.

Angela Stockman, Instructional Designer; B.A., SUNY College at Fredonia; M.ED., SUNY Buffalo State College.

Andrea Sullivan, Head of Reference & Instruction; B.A., Daemen University; M.L.S., University at Buffalo.

Devorah Tessler, Administrative Assistant for Lakewood Education- Branch Campus.

Rachel Twardowski, Degree Audit and Records Analyst; B.S., M.ED., Medaille College. 

Joan Wadsworth, Program Coordinator for Leadership & Innovation; B.A., Boston College.

Leah Walsh, Director of Institutional Research; B.S., University at Buffalo; M.S., University at Buffalo.

Toni Wendland, Administrative Assistant for ABA; B.S., Carroll University. 

Melissa Wilkerson, Administrative Assistant to Physical Therapy.

Adriane Williams, Director of the Saffrin Center; B.A., Daemen University; M.S., SUNY Buffalo State.

Elizabeth Wright, Associate Professor; B.A. Binghamton University; M.S.W., University at Buffalo; J.D., University at Buffalo.

Joy Yaskow, Administrative Assistant for Physician Assistant; B.S., University at Buffalo.

Office of the Vice President for Strategic Initiatives

Greg J. Nayor, Senior Vice President for Strategic Initiatives; B.A., M.Ed., State University of New York at Potsdam; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Emma Alvarado, Coordinator, Enrollment Management; B.S., St. John Fisher College, M.B.A., St. John Fisher College.

Kevin Askey, Campus Safety Supervisor.

Megan Beardi, Director of Undergraduate Admissions; B.A., University at Buffalo; M.S., Daemen University.

Kaylyn Billups, Director of Graduate Admissions; B.A., SUNY College at Fredonia.

Jessica Brass, Communications Specialist; B.F.A., East Carolina University.

Andrea Carland, Administrative Assistant for the CHIP Center; B.S., Buffalo State College; M.P.H., Daemen University.  

Karen Cash, Special Assistant to the SVPSA; B.S., SUNY Geneseo.

Elise Chambers, Graphic Designer; B.S., SUNY Buffalo State; M.S., Daemen University.

Arianna Coppola, Director of the CHIP Center; B.S., Daemen University; M.S.W., Daemen University.

Tiffany Dillon, Assistant Director of Career ServicesB.S., Johnson and Wales University; M.S., Medaille College.

Deloris Fields-Jones, Counselor; B.S., Daemen University; M.S.W., University at Buffalo.

Nathan Flintjer, Assisstant Director of Student Campus Programs.

Madison Folley, Undergraduate Admissions Counselor; B.A. SUNY Geneseo. 

Mary Friel, Enrollment Services Coordinator; B.S., Daemen University; M.A., Nova Southeastern University. 

Cameron Garrity, Senior Graphic Designer; B.F.A., Daemen University.

Dominic Hannon, Assistant Director of Student Center Operations.

Julie Harpst, Assistant Director of Enrollment Research.

Kelly Holland, Director of Institutional Communications; B.A., St. Bonaventure University.

Shelby Janczyk, Graphic Designer; B.F.A., Daemen University.

Ellen Kongphet, Enrollment Services Support Specialist; B.S., M.A. SUNY Buffalo State.

Stephanie Kresse, Counselor; B.A., Canisius College; M.S., University at Buffalo.

Deborah Krzyzanowski, Admissions Support Specialist; A.A.S., Villa Maria College.

James Lewis, Campus Safety Supervisor.

Rachel Lyons, Admissions Support Specialist; B.A. Daemen University. 

Heather Maclin, Director of  Student Activities; B.S., University of Arkansas; M.S., University of Memphis.

Jazed Maldonado, Campus Safety Supervisor.

Robert Mead-Colegrove, Assistant Dean for Campus Life; B.S., SUNY College at Fredonia; M.Ed., University at Buffalo.

Jose Medina, Campus Safety Supervisor.

Kelly Monkelbaan, Executive  Director of  Enrollment Research; A.A.S., Villa Maria College; B.S., M.S., Daemen University.

Yolanda Morris, Director of Admissions Events & Special Programs; B.A., Russell Sage College; M.S., SUNY Buffalo State.

Lindsay Owen, Transfer Admissions Counselor; B.S. Canisius College.

Kimberly Pagano, Assistant Dean for Student Engagement; B.A., Canisius College; M.S., Daemen University.

Tirzah Peters, Event Coordinator; B.S. Daemen University.

Mark Poblocki, Assistant Director of Housing and Residence Life; B.A., Daemen University; M.S., University of Rochester.

Symone Robertson, Campus Safety Supervisor.

Miguel Rodriguez, Director of Student Conduct & Advocacy; B.S., Buffalo State College; M.S., CUNY John Jay College.

Lamark Shaw, Director of Career Services / Adjunct Professor; B.S., SUNY Buffalo State; M.A., Medaille College.

Nancy Shortz, Officer Manager, Student Affairs.

Doug Smith, Director of Campus Safety; B.S., SUNY Buffalo State.

Kerry L. Spicer, Assistant VP & Dean of Students, B.S. SUNY Fredonia; M.S. , SUNY Buffalo State.

Joyce Strobel, Director of Publications.

Michelle Thompson, Coordinator, Career Services.

Danielle Vallone, Director of Conference Services; B.A., University at Buffalo.

Tiffany Wagner, Senior Assistant Director of Undergrad Admissions; B.S., Alfred University; M.S., Buffalo State College.

Isaac Williams, Director of Multimedia & Digital Strategy; B.A., M.S., University of Phoenix; M.F.A., Full Sail University.

Emilee Yormick-DeNillo, Director of Housing & Residence Life; B.A., Medaille College; M.ED., University at Buffalo.

Sydney Youngberg, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions; B.A., M.S., Alfred University.

Julie Zulewski, Dean of Enrollment; B.S., M.S., University at Buffalo.

Office of the Vice President for Business Affairs

Robert E. Rood, Vice President for Business Affairs and Treasurer; B.S., Canisius College; M.B.A, Ph.D., University at Buffalo.

Lisa Adams, Office Manager, Facilities Services.  B.A., SUNY College at Fredonia.

Diana Alvarado, Print Shop Supervisor; A.A.S., Niagara County Community College.

Lisa Arida, CPA, Associate VP of Business Affairs and Controller; B.S., Daemen University.

Laura Azzarella, PHR, Associate VP of Employee Engagement; B.A. University at Buffalo; M.S. Stony Brook University.

Peter Bellanca, Supervisor – Trades.

Lori Caccamise, Director of Facilities; M.S., Daemen University; M.B.A., Niagara University.

Diana Chamberlain, Accounting Supervisor; B.S., Daemen University.

Steven Chmielewski, Grants Administration Manager; B.S., Canisius College.

Destiny East, Talent Acquisition & Benefits Coordinator; B.A., Buffalo State College; M.S., Daemen University.

Mary Hartnett, Director of Purchasing; A.A.S., Bryant & Stratton. 

Valerie Heary, Financial Aid Technician; B.S.C., Buffalo State College. 

Susan Heater, Supervisor – Janitorial

Maggie Killian, Assistant Director of Financial Aid; B.A., Hilbert College; M.ED. University at Buffalo.

Theresa Kolb, Mailroom Supervisor.

Jamie Kolbert, Student Accounts, Branch Campus Coordinator; B.S., Daemen University.

Robyn Kulczyk, Director of Student Accounts; B.S., Hilbert College; M.B.A., St. Bonaventure University.

Cheryl Malcziewski, Print Shop Assistant.

Tracy Masse-Wells, Purchasing Assistant; B.S. SUNY Buffalo State.

Morgan McCully, HR Associate; B.A. Mercyhurst University.

Heather Morrison, Student Accounts Specialist; B.S., SUNY Buffalo State; M.A., University at Buffalo.

Theresa Mulholland, Accounts Payable Clerk & Administrative Assistant

Jeffrey Pagano, Director of Financial Aid; B.A., SUNY College at Fredonia.

Eric Price, Supervisor – Buildings & Grounds; B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology. 

Jeanine Rizzo, Administrative Assistant, Financial Aid; B.S. SUNY Buffalo State.

Scott Rowe, Associate Director of Financial Aid; B.A., SUNY College at Geneseo; M.S., SUNY Buffalo State.

Dawn Schimweg, Assistant Director of Student Accounts; A.A.S., Erie Community College; B.S., Daemen University.

Erin Simson, Financial Aid Counselor; B.A., SUNY Buffalo State College.

Brenda Twardowski, Administrative Assistant for Business Office; A.A.S., Erie Community College. 

Eden Wagner, Student Employment Coordinator; B.S., St. John Fisher College.

Lindsay A. Wolfe, Payroll Director; B.A., University at Buffalo; M.B.A. P.A., Canisius College.

Kimberly Zukowski, Assistant Director of Facility Operations; B.A., Alfred University.

Office of Institutional Advancement

Mario Hicks, Vice President for Institutional Advancement; B.A., Buffalo State College; M.B.A., University of New Haven; P.h.D., George Fox University.

Susan Bonafede, Advancement Associate; B.A., M.S., St. John Fisher College.

Emily Hockwater, Director of Alumni Relations; B.A. Daemen University, M.A. Syracuse University.

Colleen Steffen, Director of Annual and Leadership Giving; B.S., M.P.A., Hilbert College.

Elizabeth Webster, Director of Advancement Services; B.S., University at Buffalo.


Traci Murphy, Director of Athletics; B.S., West Chester University; M.S., University of Arkansas.

Brianna Aichinger, Head Women’s Cheerleading Coach.

Stephanie Albano, Athletics Chief of Staff & Business Manager; B.S. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.S., Canisius College.

Jenepher Banker, Assistant Athletics Director for Operations, Head Coach for Women’s Basketball; B.S., Springfield College; M.S., Iowa State University.

Jason Cukierski, Assistant Men’s & Women’s Cross-Country and Track Coach; B.S., University at Buffalo; J.D., University at Buffalo.

Brooke Densing, Director, CAUSE Program, B.S., Stony Brook University; M.S.W., University at Buffalo. 

Corey DeVille, Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach; B.S., SUNY Cortland; M.E., Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania.

Daniel Dolan, Head Women’s Soccer Coach.

Margaret Fuentes, Assistant Men’s & Women’s Track and Field Coach; B.S., SUNY Brockport; M.S. Canisius College. 

Don Gleason, Head Coach Men’s Volleyball, B.S./M.E. Rochester Institute of Technology.

Ryan Grandits, Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach & Athletics Operations; M.S., Daemen University.

Pete Gratien, Head Coach Men’s & Women’s Cross Country/Track/Field; B.S., Le Moyne College.

Nicholas Gray, Assistant Men’s & Women’s Track and Field Coach; B.A., SUNY Buffalo State College; M.A. University at Buffalo.

Richard Greco, Head Men’s & Women’s Tennis Coach; B.S., SUNY Buffalo State College.

Dominique Hamman, Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach; B.S., Central Michigan University; B.S. Grand Valley State University.

Summer Hemphill, Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach; B.A., M.Ed., University at Buffalo.

Eli Irizarry Pares, Head Women’s Volleyball Coach.

Ian James, Director of Student Athlete Academic Support, B.S., M.S., University at Buffalo.

Mary Margaret Johnson, Assistant Athletics Communication Director, B.A., The University of Texas at Austin.

Thomas Lavigne, Strength & Conditioning Coach & AWC Manager; B.A. Baldwin Wallace University; M.S. Southern Utah University.  

Michael MacDonald, Sr. Associate Athletic Director, Head Coach, Men’s Basketball; B.A., St. Bonaventure University; M.S., Canisius College.

Thomas McDermott, Director of Athletics Communication; B.S., SUNY Brockport.

Danielle Milo, Assistant Women’s Bowling Coach; B.S., Mount St. Mary’s University.

Michael Miranto, Senior Associate Athletic Director for External Operations & Communications; B.A., SUNY Buffalo State.

Zachary Morris, Assistant Athletic Trainer & Strength/Conditioning; B.S., Canisius College.

Jeffrey Pippar, Archery Club Coach.

Carrie Racsumberger, Head Coach Women’s Bowling; B.S., SUNY Empire State College; M.S., Daemen University.

Karen Roehling, Senior Woman Administrator, Assistant Athletic Trainer; B.S., Ithaca College; M.S., Canisius College.

Kelsey Ryan, Assistant Men’s & Women’s Track and Field Coach; B.A., Le Moyne College; M.A., P.h.D., University at Buffalo.

Jeffrey Sage,  Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Medicine & Performance; B.S., The College at Brockport; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania.

Eric Steinwachs, Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach; B.S., Mercyhurst University; M.S., SUNY Cortland.

Bret Stothart,  Director of Recreation and Wellness; B.S., Springfield College; M.B.A., Niagara University.

Bediako Swan, Head Coach Men’s Soccer; B.S., Davis and Elkins College; M.S., West Virginia University.

Suzie Yormick-DeNillo, Athletics Compliance Director; B.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania.

Kyle Wells, Assistant Athletic Trainer; B.S., M.S., Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania. 

Office of Information Technology

Melaine Kenyon, Vice President of Information Technology/CIO B.A., M.A. State University of New York at Buffalo.

Ryan Ackley, Associate Vice President for Information  Management; B.S., St. Bonaventure University.

David Balcerzak, Senior Information Systems Analyst; B.S., SUNY Buffalo State.

Drew Celestino, Director of Web Development; B.F.A., University at Buffalo.

Marc Doull, Lead Network Administrator; B.S., M.B.A., SUNY at Buffalo.

Kathryn Dubrey, Web Application Developer; B.A., Niagara University.

Matthew Favale, IT Specialist; B.S., Daemen University.

Justin Iwankow, CET Specialist; B.S., Daemen University.

Christen Ann Kelly, Associate Director of Technology Support; B.A., University at Buffalo.

Brian Kenline, Director of Systems Administration & Support.

Allen Luxenberg, Branch Campus Technical Support Coordinator.

Christopher Pack, Assistant Vice President for Systems & Infrastructure;  B.S., SUNY Buffalo State.

Lois Rosenbloom, Business Intelligence Developer; B.S., Ohio State University; M.S. Polytechnic Institute of New York University.

Patrick Ryan, IT Specialist.

Christian Valerio, Senior IT Specialist; A.S., Bryant & Stratton.

Kristy Wheeler, Database Developer; B.A., Trent University.

Thomas P. Wojciechowski, Executive Director of Web Communications; B.F.A., University at Buffalo; M.S., Daemen University.

Office of Diversity & Inclusion 

Tiffany Hamilton, Chief Diversity Officer & Director of Arthur O. Eve H.E.O.P.; B. S., SUNY College at Fredonia; M.S., SUNY Buffalo State.

Malik Albert, Assistant Director of the Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program; B.S. SUNY Buffalo State College; M.S. SUNY Buffalo State College.

Mark Martinez, Director of Veteran and Veteran Family Services; B.S., SUNY Brockport. 

Jordan Printup, Assistant Director of Diversity & Inclusion and Coordinator for Vision for Success; B.A., Hobart and William Smith Colleges; M.A., Gratz College.