College Leadership

Cabinet and President's Office Staff

The President’s Cabinet is comprised of the President, Vice Presidents of each division, and other college leaders appointed by the President. The Cabinet advances the mission of the College by assisting in the daily administration and operation of the College. The Cabinet meets bi-weekly. 
Dr. Chris Reber

Dr. Chris Reber

President
Nicole Bouknight Johnson, Vice President for Advancement and Communications

Nicole Bouknight Johnson

Vice President for Advancement and Communications
Nicholas Chiaravalloti, Vice President for External Affairs and Special Counsel to the President

Dr. Nicholas Chiaravalloti

Vice President for External Affairs and Senior Counsel to the President
 
Lisa Dougherty, Vice President for Student Affairs and  Enrollment

Lisa Dougherty

Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment
Darryl Jones, Vice President for Academic Affairs

Dr. Darryl Jones

Vice President for Academic Affairs
Anna Krupitskiy, Vice President for Human Resources

Anna Krupitskiy

Vice President for Human Resources
 
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Jennifer Oakley

Executive Administrative Assistant to the President
Yeurys Pujols, Executive Vice President for North Hudson Campus

Yeurys Pujols

Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Alexa

Alexa Riano

Executive Administrative Assistant
 
Marcella

Marcella Williams

Executive Secretary
Veronica Zeichner, Vice President for Business and Finance/ CFO

Veronica Zeichner

Vice President for Business and Finance/Chief Financial Officer

 

The President’s Executive Council (PEC) was formed in August 2018 and is comprised of Cabinet members, deans, academic and administrative leaders, and the Chair of the All College Council. The goal of the PEC is to broaden the engagement of college constituents around a collective and shared vision and to further strengthen college communication and the governance processes. The PEC meets monthly.

  • Ilya Ashmyan - Executive Director of Engineering and Operations
  • Dr. Pam Bandyopadhyay - Associate Dean, Division of Academic Development and Support Services
  • Jenny Bobea - Associate Dean, English and ESL
  • Nicole Bouknight Johnson - Vice President for Advancement and Communications
  • Joseph Caniglia - Executive Director, North Hudson Campus
  • Dr. Nicholas Chiaravalloti - Vice President for External Affairs and Senior Counsel to the President
  • Jennifer Christopher - Director of Communications
  • Dr. David Clark - Associate Dean of Students
  • Patricia Clay - Chief Information Officer  
  • Peter Cronrath - President, All College Council
  • Dr. Christopher Conzen - Executive Director, Secaucus Center and Early College Programs
  • James Cox - Interim Dean of Libraries
  • Dr. Heather DeVries - Dean, Academic Affairs and Assessment
  • Lisa Dougherty - Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment
  • Dr. Sheila Dynan - Associate Dean of Student Services
  • Matthew Fessler - Associate Dean of Enrollment Services
  • Dr. Darryl Jones - Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Dr. Ara Karakashian - Interim Associate Dean of Business, Culinary Arts, and Hospitality Management
  • Anna Krupitskiy - Vice President for Human Resources
  • Matthew LaBrake - Executive Director, Center for Online Learning
  • Jose Lowe - Co-chair, President’s Advisory Council on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Lori Margolin - Associate Vice President for Continuing Education and Workforce Development  
  • Sylvia Mendoza - Associate Dean of Financial Aid
  • Jennifer Oakley - Executive Administrative Assistant to the President    
  • Yeurys Pujols - Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion                                    
  • John Quigley - Executive Director of Safety and Security
  • Dr. Chris Reber - President
  • John Scanlon - Executive Director of Institutional Research
  • Catherine Sirangelo - Associate Dean, Nursing and Health Science
  • Alison Wakefield - Interim Associate Dean, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Lilisa Williams - Co-chair, President’s Advisory Council on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Marcella Williams - Executive Secretary, President’s Office (Recording Secretary)
  • Dr. Burl Yearwood - Associate Dean, STEM
  • Veronica Zeichner - Vice President for Business and Finance/CFO

The All College Council's objective or purpose is to provide an open platform for meaningful participation of the College Community in the governance of the College. All members of the College Community are encouraged to participate.

  • Peter Conrath, Chair
  • Sharon Daughtry, Vice Chair
  • Karen Galli, Secretary

Professional Association

The Professional Association represents full-time faculty including instructors, assistant professors, associate professors and professors. 

  • Michael Ferlise, President
  • Dorothy Anderson, Vice President
  • Claudia Delgado, Treasurer
  • Tony Acevedo, Corresponding Secretary
  • Sirhan Abdullah, Recording Secretary

Academic Administrative Association

The Academic Administrative Association represents full-time employees with selected positions requiring a Bachelor’s degree or higher. 

  • Jose Lowe, President
  • Christine Petersen, Vice President
  • Angela Tuzzo, Secretary

Support Staff Federation

The Support Staff Federation represents full-time support staff in selected titles.  

  • Dorothea Graham-King, President
  • Patrick DelPiano, Vice President
  • Daisy Baiza, Treasurer
  • Hope Guirantes, Recording Secretary

Adjunct Faculty Federation

The Adjunct Faculty Federation represents adjunct teaching faculty members who have accepted teaching assignments for credit courses at the College in the current academic year and who also taught at the College at least one credit course either during the current or previous academic year. 

  • Nancy Lasek, Chair
  • Qamar Raza, Vice President
  • Raffi Manjikian, Secretary