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Offices within the Dean of the College

(alphabetical order)

Accessibility and Educational Opportunity

MaryJo Cavanaugh, Director and Moorhead Learning Specialist

Old Laundry Building, first floor
(845) 437-7584
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 164, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0164
Fax: (845) 437-5715
TTY: (845) 437-7750

ALANA Center

Kevin Michael CollinsDirector

ALANA Center
(845) 437-5954
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 423, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0423
Fax: (845) 437-7883

Campus Activities and College Center

Teresa QuinnAssociate Dean of the College for Campus Activities

College Center, North Atrium
(845) 437-5370
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 715, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0715
Fax: (845) 437-7801

Campus Dining

Maureen King, Senior Director

College Center, North 164
(845) 437-7748
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 468, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0468
Fax: (845) 437-7632

Career Development

Stacy Bingham, Associate Dean of the College for Career Development

Main Building, South 170
(845) 437-5285
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 7, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0007
Fax: (845) 437-7257

Class Advisors

Students should contact the class advisor for their class year.

Counseling Service

Wendy Freedman, Director of the Psychological Services

Metcalf 
(845) 437-5700
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 706, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0706
Fax: (845) 437-5756

Dean of First-Year Students

Jennifer Herrera, Dean of First-Year Students and Advisor to the Class of 2023

Main Building, North 128
(845) 437-5258
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 28, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0028

Dean of Studies

Debra M. Zeifman, Dean of Studies and Advisor to the Class of 2020

Main Building, North 128
(845) 437-5257
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 5, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0005
Fax: (845) 437-7797

Fellowships and Pre-Health Advising

Lisa Kooperman, Director of Fellowships and Pre-Health Advising and Assistant Dean of Studies

Main Building, N128
(845) 437-5263
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 122, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0122
Fax: (845) 437-7060

Health Promotion and Education

Andrea Pesavento, LCSW-R, Director

Metcalf Solarium
(845) 437-7729
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 373, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0373

Health Service

Irena Balawajder, MD, Director of Health Services

Baldwin
(845) 437-5800
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 17, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0017

International Services

Andrew Meade, Director of International Services and Assistant Dean for Student Growth and Engagement  

College Center, Room 238
(845) 437-5831
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 594, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0594

LGBTQ Center and Gender Resources 

Danushi FernandoDirector of LGBTQ and Gender Resources

LGBTQ Center
Women's Center

College Center, Room 214
(845) 437-3521
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 555, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0555

Professional Development

Edward PittmanSenior Associate Dean of the College for Professional Development

Main Building, South 185
(845) 437-5426
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 24, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0024
Fax: (845) 437-7883

Religious and Spiritual Life and Contemplative Practices

Rev. Sam Speers, Associate Dean of Religious and Spiritual Life and Contemplative Practices

Chapel Tower
(845) 437-5550
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 643, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0643

Residential Life

Anna Belle JonesManager, Residential Operations

Main Building, 120
(845) 437-5860
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 710, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0710
Fax: (845) 437-7609

Michael Drucker, Director, Residential Education

Main Building, 120
(845) 437-5860
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 710, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0710
Fax: (845) 437-7609

Rich Horowitz, Director, Student Conduct and Housing and Assistant Dean, Student Living and Wellness

Main Building, 120
(845) 437-5860
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 710, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0710
Fax: (845) 437-7609

Safety and Security

Arlene Sabo, Director of Safety and Security

New Hackensack
(845) 437-5200
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 717, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0717
Fax: (845) 437-7280
For emergencies, call (845) 437-7333 (extension 7333)

Sexual Assault and Violence Prevention (SAVP)

Nicole Wong, Director of Sexual Assault and Violence Prevention and Victim/Survivor Advocate

Metcalf, Office #4
(845) 437-7863
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 165, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0373
To speak with a SART Advocate, please call (845) 437-7333 (extension 7333) and ask for SART.

Student Growth and Engagement

Wendy Maragh TaylorAssociate Dean of the College for Student Growth and Engagement

(845) 437-5953
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 363, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0423
Fax: (845) 437-7883

Student Living and Wellness

Luis Inoa, Associate Dean of the College, Student Living and Wellness

Main Building, 121
(845) 437-5315
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 6, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0006

Transitions Program

Capria Berry, Director of the Transitions Program

Main Building, 110
(845) 437-7618
Mailing Address:
124 Raymond Ave, Box 575, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0575