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[ARCHIVED CATALOG]

The Sage Colleges Administration


Office of the President

Susan C. Scrimshaw, Ph.D., M.A., Columbia University; A.B., Barnard College; President

Rosemary L. Grignon, MBA, Sage Graduate School; B.S., Russell Sage College; Executive Assistant to the President

Laura D’Agostino, B.A., State University of New York at Geneseo; Assistant to the President

Academic Affairs

Terry Weiner, Ph.D., M.A., University of North Carolina; B.A., University of Illinois/Chicago; Interim Provost and Professor of Sociology and Political Science

Kevin R. Stoner, M.A., The University of Oklahoma; B.S., Northern Arizona University; Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Associate Professor of Communications 

Connell G. Frazer, Ed.D., University of Northern Colorado; M.S. Ed., B.S. Ed., Valdosta State College; Director of On-Line Learning

Timothy P. Noonan, Ed.M., Harvard University; B.A., Trinity College; Director of Academic Budget and Planning

James R. Wilson, B.A., State University of New York at Potsdam; Director of the Opalka Gallery

Colleges and Schools

Esther Haskvitz, Ph.D., M.Ed., University of Virginia; M.S., Texas Women’s University; A.B., Washington University; Interim Dean, School of Health Sciences and Professor of Physical Therapy

Lori V. Quigley, Ph.D., M.A., Fordham University; B.A., St. Bonaventure University; Dean, School of Education and Professor of Education

Daniel Robeson, Ph.D., M.B.A., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; B.A., University of Missouri; Dean, School of Management and Assistant Professor of Management

Sharon P. Robinson, Ph.D., University of Toledo; M.A., Johns Hopkins University; A.B., Vassar College; Dean, Russell Sage College and Associate Professor of English

Sarolta A. Takacs, Ph.D., M.A., University of California, Los Angeles; B.A., University of California, Irvine;  Dean, Sage College of Albany and Professor of History

Academic Departments

Rayane AbuSabha, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University; R.D., Hershey Medical Center; M.S., Pennsylvania State University; B.S., American University of Beirut; Chair, Department of Nutrition

Roberta (Bobbi) Gabrenya, J.D., Vermont Law School; B.A., Kent State University; Chair, Interdisciplinary Studies

Theresa Hartshorn Hand, M.S., Sage Graduate School; B.S., University of New Hampshire; Chair, Department of Occupational Therapy

Glenda B. Kelman, Ph.D., New York University; M.S., Sage Graduate School; B.S., Russell Sage College; Chair, Department of Nursing

Michael A. Musial, M.M., M.A., B.F.A., State University of New York at Buffalo; Chair, Department of Creative and Performing Arts

Michelle Napierski-Prancl, Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany; B.A., Siena College; Chair, Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice

Sally Packard, M.F.A., Texas Christian University; B.A., Regent’s Excelsior College; Chair, Department of Visual Arts

Patricia S. Pohl, Ph.D., M.S., University of Southern California; M.S., Queen’s College; B.S., Adelphi University; Chair, Department of Physical Therapy

Jean E. Poppei, Ph.D., M.A., University of Chicago; M.S.W., State University of New York at Albany; A.B., Oberlin College; Chair, Department of Psychology

Mary S. Rea, Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; M.S., University of Ottawa; B.S., The Ohio State University; Chair, Department of Biology

David Salomon, Ph.D., University of Connecticut; M.A., Herbert Lehman College of the City University of New York; B.A., Fairleigh Dickinson University; Chair, Department of English and Modern Languages

Andor D. Skotnes, Ph.D., M.A., Rutgers University; B.A., University of California at Berkeley; Chair, Department of History, Law, and Government

Thomas F. Sweeney, Ph.D., St. Louis University; M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; M.S. (R), St. Louis University; B.S., Fairfield University; Chair, Department of Mathematics

Frank R. Vozzo, Ph.D., M.S., B.S., State University of New York at Albany; Chair, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Academic Advising

Michelle E. Caminos, M.S.Ed., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; B.A., Sage College of Albany; Director of Studies, Sage After Work

Stacy Gonzalez, M.A., Notre Dame; B.A., LeMoyne College; Associate Dean of Academic Advising, Russell Sage College

Karen Schell, M.S., The College of Saint Rose; B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton; Associate Dean of Academic Advising, Sage College of Albany

Instructional Support

Janice M. Bonaccorso, B.A., University of Massachusetts; Lab Coordinator, Sciences

Elliott H. Mazer, M.S., State University of New York at Albany; B.S., Columbia University; Lab Coordinator, Sciences

Anna Schleifstien, B.A., Kean College of New Jersey, B.A., Drew University; Lab Coordinator, Sciences

Libraries

Kingsley W. Greene, M.L.S., State University of New York at Albany; B.S., Dickinson College; Director of Libraries and Associate Professor

Rose Redwood, Bibliographic Records Manager

Dianne Roosa, B.A., Russell Sage College; A.A., Sage College of Albany; Access Services Manager

Registrar

Andrea DeMayo, M.Ed., Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts; B.A., The Elms College; Registrar

Mary Dirolf, B.S. Fine Arts, New York State College; A.A.S., Junior College of Albany; Assistant Director of Transfer Evaluations

Sara Duignan, B.A., State University of New York at Albany; A.A., Fulton-Montgomery College; Assistant Registrar for Data Management

Patricia L. Schumann, B.A., State University of New York at Albany; Associate Registrar

Katherine Scoville, M.A., Sage Graduate School; B.A., Russell Sage College; Assistant Registrar for Degree Audits

Student Life

Patricia A. Cellemme, M.S.E., The College of Saint Rose; B.S., Russell Sage College; Vice President for Student Life

Sharon E. Murray, M.S., Long Island University; B.A., State University of New York at Oswego; Associate Vice President for Student Life

Athletics and Recreation

Brian W. Barnes, M.S., B.A., SUNY Albany; Assistant Athletic Director/Head Coach Men’s Basketball

Sharon Brodie, B.S., Keene State College; A.A.S., Hudson Valley Community College; Head Athletic Trainer/Strength Coach

Kyle Clancy, B.S., Dominican College; Head Coach Men’s Soccer

Danielle Drews, M.A, University of Connecticut; B.A., Hamilton College; Director of Athletics and Recreation

Lisa Gallagher, B.A., State University of New York at Albany; Assistant Director of Athletics and Recreation; Head Women’s Volleyball Coach

Jill Grebert, B.S.Ed., State University of New York at Cortland; Director of Recreation and Fitness

Jessica Horan, M.S., California University of Pennsylvania; B.S., Russell Sage College; Assistant Athletic Trainer

Jackie Luszczek, B.A., Oswego State University; Sports Information Director/Head Women’s Basketball Coach

Lindsay A. Sawyer, B.A., Hofstra; Assistant Athletic Director/Head Softball Coach

Academic Services

Chelsea Ahl, M.B.A., Sage Graduate Schools; B.A., Russell Sage College; Assistant Director of Career Services, RSC

Michael Breslin, B.S., Union College; Assistant Director of Career Services, SCA

Cedric Gaddis, MBA, Baldwin-Wallace College; B.S., Nazareth College of Rochester; Assistant Director of HEOP and Learning Support Specialist

M. Katherine Norman, M.A., Sage Graduate School; B.A., Russell Sage College; Coordinator of Disabilities Services

Kelly O’Connor-Salomon, M.A., Trinity College; M.A., University of Connecticut; B.A., Worcester State College; Director of the Writing Studio

Michael O’Connor, M.A., State University of New York at Binghamton; B.A., University of Connecticut; Director of Career Services

Karlyne Osepa, M.B.A., B.A., The College of St. Rose; Assistant Director of HEOP, SCA

Jermaine Privott, M.A., Nelson Rockefeller College; B.A., SUNY Albany; Director of HEOP/Academic Support Center, SCA

Derek Westbrook, M.A, Ohio State University; B.A., State University of New York at Albany; Director of HEOP and Academic Support Center

Cultural Enrichment and Diversity

Sabrina McGinty, M.Ed., B.A., Potsdam College; Director of Cultural Enrichment and Diversity

Health and Counseling Services

Donna Barkhuff, F.N.P, Russell Sage College; MSN, Russell Sage College; BSN, Syracuse University; Nurse Practitioner, SCA

Jeanne A. Elisha, M.S., Sage Graduate School, B.S., Russell Sage College; Nurse Practitioner, RSC

Marcia Hancox, R.N., Immunization Coordinator

Trena A. Harrington, M.S., Syracuse University; B.A., SUNY Pottsdam; Counselor, Counseling Center & Wellness Program

Lucille C. Larney, Ph.D., M.S., SUNY Albany; Director of The Sage Colleges Wellnesses Centers

Terri St. George, M.A., Lesley College; B.A., St. Lawrence University; Counselor/Coordinator, Alcohol and Drug Education

Student Affairs/Student Development

Shylah M. Addante, B.A., College of St. Rose; Assistant Director of Residence Life

Kim Akins, B.A., The College of St. Rose, Director of Residence Life

Diane Angrisano, B.S., Sage College of Albany; A.A., Mildred Elley College; Coordinator of Student Development and Campus Programming, RSC

Michael Duignan, M.S., Sage Graduate Schools; B.S., Utica College of Syracuse University; Coordinator of Student Development and Campus Programming, SCA

Kristin P. Gleason, M.S., Sage Graduate Schools; B.S., B.A., Russell Sage College; Dean of Students, SCA

David Milford, M.S., State University of New York at Albany; A.B., Vassar College; Dean of Students, RSC

Vincent Porforio, M.A.T., Sage Graduate Schools; M.A., B.A., State University of New York at Albany; Assistant Dean of Students, SCA

Kristen Wohlgemuth, M.S., B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh; Resident Director, SCA

Financial Affairs

Peter D. Hughes, M.S., College of St. Rose; MBA, Bryant College; B.S., Villanova University; A.S. Dean Junior College; Vice President for Finance and Treasurer

Susan A. Baccei-Racela, M.B.A., Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester; B.A., University of Rochester; Staff Accountant

Amy I. Edmans, B.A., Russell Sage College; A.A.S. Jefferson Community College; Budget Manager

Thomas Giaquinto, M.A., Antioch of New England Graduate School; B.A., Siena College; Director, Finance and Business Services

Susan A. Givney, B.S., Empire State College; A.A.S., Bryant and Stratton; Office Coordinator for Financial Affairs

Joanna Heinsohn, M.A., Sage Graduate Schools; B.A., Russell Sage College; Accounts Payable Associate

Michael Krepcio, B.S., Western New England College; Assistant Director, Finance and Business Services

Valerie Pracher, B.S., Ithaca College; Junior Accountant

Paula Selmer, A.A.S., Sage Evening College; Director of Purchasing and Accounts Payable

Tara K. Spath, M.S., Sage Graduate Schools; B.A., LeMoyne College; Manager of Accounts Receivable

Human Resources

Caryn A. Kent, B.S., Russell Sage College; Director of Human Resources

Catherine Wheland, Payroll Supervisor

External Relations and Enrollment Management

Daniel M. Lundquist, Ed.M., Harvard University; B.A., Amherst College; Vice President for External Relations and Enrollment Management

Institutional Advancement

Melissa K. Komora, CFRE, B.A., Fontbonne University; Associate Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Major Gifts

Dennis P. Buckley, B.S., Manhattan College; Senior Director Individual Gifts

Mary Magnan, B.A., Smith College; Major Gifts Officer

Stewardship

Shelly Goldman Black, B.S., State University of New York at Albany; A.S., Broome Community College; Director of Stewardship

Advancement Resources

Robin Dickinson-Sawyer, B.B.A., Sage College of Albany; Associate Director of Advancement Services

Lori Maki, Assistant Director of Advancement Communications

Jennifer Rosenthal, Ph.D., Walden University; M.A., Sage Graduate Schools; B.A., Siena College; A.A., Sage Junior College of Albany; Associate Director of Advancement Research

Annual Giving

Palmer Fargnoli, M.S., Syracuse University, B.A., Union College; Senior Director of Annual Giving

Nancy Whalen, A.A.S., Cerkeley College; Senior Assistant Director of Annual Giving

Alumnae/i Relations

Paula Bentley, B.A., Siena College; Senior Director of Alumnae/i Relations

Joan E. Clifford, B.S., Russell Sage College; Director of Alumnae Relations, RSC

Alicia Pepe, B.A., LeMoyne College; Director of Alumni Relations, SCA & SGS

Corporate, Government and Foundation Relations

William Belcher, M.F.A., Goddard College; B.A., Hartwick College; Senior Director of Corporate, Government and Foundation Relations

Allison Dragotto, M.S., Sage Graduate Schools; B.A., Russell Sage College; Coordinator of Corporate, Government, and Foundation Relations

Admission

Elizabeth M. Robertson, M.Ed, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts; B.S., Southern Vermont College; Associate Vice President for Admission

Chukwuma Asala, M.B.A., State University of New York at Albany; B.A., Union College;

Thomas Breen, M.B.A., State University of New York at Oswego; B.A., University of Rochester; Assistant Director of Admissions

Paige E. Collins, B.A., Siena College; Senior Assistant Director of Admission

Wendy Diefendorf, M.M., M.Ed., Cambridge College; B.S., Skidmore College; Director of Graduate and Adult Admission, TSC

Kelly Gansfuss, M.S., C.A.S., Sage Graduate Schools; B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh; Assistant Director of Graduate and Adult Admission

Bryan Lester, M.S., Sage Graduate Schools; B.S., Sage College of Albany; Coordinator of Enrollment Information

Richard A. Naylor, Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany; M.A.T., Antioch Graduate School of Education; B.A., Bucknell University; Director of Articulation Programs

Andrew Palumbo, B.A., Union College; Director of Undergraduate Admission, Albany campus

Rachel Pombo, B.A., Northwestern College; Coordinator of Office Operations and Events

Casey Ranado, B.S., State University of New York at Brockport; Senior Assistant Director of Admission

Kathy A. Rusch, B.S., Southern Vermont College; Director of Undergraduate Admission, Troy campus

Vinu Vijayan, B.A., State University of New York at Albany; Coordinator of Admission Information Systems

Karie Whitley,  B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh; Assistant Director of Transfer Admission

Erik Wiehl, B.A., Sage After Work; Senior Assistant Director of Graduate and Adult Admission

Nancy L. Zincio, B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh; A.S. Columbia-Greene Community College; Director of Transfer Admission

Communications and Public Relations

Shannon Ballard Gorman, B.A., James Madison University; Assistant Director of Public Relations and Communications

Elizabeth Gallagher, M.S. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; B.A., Siena College; Publications Manager

Kevin Hanselman, B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh; Webmaster

Tamara Hansen, B.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology; Photographer and Communications Assistant

Ardelle Hirsch, B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh; Director of Media and Public Relations

Sarah Statham, M.A.T., Sage Graduate Schools; B.A., University of Georgia; Art Director

Jamie Tario, B.A., University of Nevada, Las Vegas; Media Manager

Student Services

James K. Dease, M.A., Johns Hopkins University; B.S., Florida State University; Associate Vice President for Student Services

Erica Cumo, A.A., Sage College of Albany, Student Services Technology Specialist

Lisa E. Dooley, B.S., Sage College of Albany; A.A.S., Tompkins Community College; Student Loan Coordinator

Jean Fura, A.A.S., State University of New York at Cobleskill; Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Kimberly Higgins, B.S., SUNY Albany; Director of Student Accounts

Laura Mazzaferro, B.S., Siena College; Student Accounts Manager

Toni Naughton, B.A., Missouri Baptist College; Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Kelley M. Robinson, B.S., Southern Vermont College; Director of Financial Aid Operations

Kim Taylor, M.S., Sage Graduate Schools; B.S., State University of New York at Oneonta; Senior Director of Student Financial Services

Administration and Planning

Deirdre L. Zarrillo, B.A. Villanova University; Vice President for Administration and Planning

Laureen A. Pizer, Coordinator of Institutional Research

Jonathan Brennan, A.O.S., ITT – Technical Institute; Director of Information Technology Services

Travis DiPace, Assistant Director of Information Technology Services

Enrique Lopez, A.A.S., Fulton-Montgomery Community College; Assistant Director of Information Technology Services

Management Information Systems

Todd Gunter, B.S., Park College; Director of Management Information Systems and IT Project Manager

Raymond S. Lukas, M.S., B.S., State University of New York at Albany; Senior Software & Application Developer and Colleague System Administrator

William J. Pizer II, Associate Director of MIS and Benefactor System Administrator

Network Administration and Security

John R. Harris, M.S., New School for Social Research; B.A., SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica/Rome; Director of Network Services and Security

M. Abul Hassan, Network Administrator

Nan Zhang, B.S., State University of New York at Albany; Network Administrator

Public Safety

Robert C. Grebert, M.A., State University of New York at Albany; B.A., Manhattan College; Director of Public Safety

Facilities Planning and Management

Russell Coonradt, Assistant Director of Facilities Maintenance

Paul Freemantle, B.S., Union College; Assistant Director of Facilities Operations

John Zajaceskowski, Director of Facilities Management

Auxiliary Enterprises

Christine M. Cowieson, B.S., A.A., Sage College of Albany; Coordinator of Conferences and Events, Troy

Joanne M. Diedrich, Coordinator of Conferences and Events, Albany

Robert Kern, Manager, Follett Higher Education Group, Albany campus

Carol Pett, B.A., Siena College; Manager, Follett Higher Education Group, Troy campus

Michelle Schifley, MBA, The College of Saint Rose; B.A., Wells College; General Manager, Sodexo Campus Services