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Administrative Staff

Contact Us

Phone: 617.603.6900

Fax: 617.603.6996

Business Hours

Monday through Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM (EST)

Executive Director’s Office

Howard E. Horton, Esq.
Executive Director

J.D., Suffolk University
M.S., Boston University
B.A., Antioch College

Kathy Cantalupa
Administrative Assistant

Academic Affairs

Donna Viens, Ph.D., M.B.A., CPA, CMA, CGMA
Dean of Academic Affairs
Program Chair and Professor, Associate of Science in Accounting, Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Master of Science in Accounting

Ph.D., Accounting, Capella University
M.B.A., Johnson & Wales University
B.S. Accounting, Johnson & Wales University

Jay Beirne, M.S.Q.S.M.
Program Chair and Professor, Bachelor of Science in Quality Systems Management, Master’s of Science in Quality Systems Management; Administrative Dean, Doctor of Business Administration in Quality Systems Management

M.S.Q.S.M., The National Graduate School of Quality Management
B.A., Salem State University

Tina Callaway, M.B.A., M.S. HES/IT
Interim Program Chair and Professor, Associate of Science in Business Administration, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration; Bookstore Director

Ed.D., Transformational Leadership, Concordia University (in progress)
M.B.A., Liberty University
M.S. HES/IT, The University of Alabama
B.S.B.M., The University of Phoenix

Lydia Cavieux, M.P.A., R.H.I.T.
Interim Program Chair and Professor, Associate of Science in Healthcare Administration, Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration, Master of Healthcare Management; Assessment Manager, Prior Learning Assessment

M.P.A., New York University
B.A., Emerson College

Carla Patalano, D.B.A., M.B.A., SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Program Chair and Professor, Master of Business Administration, Master of Human Resource Management, Master of Science in Finance, Master of Science in Risk Management and Insurance and Doctor of Business Administration in Quality Systems Management

D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University
M.B.A., Anna Maria College
B.S.B.A., Northeastern University

Deborah Sementa, Ed.D., M.B.A., CRCM
Program Chair and Professor, Master of Science in Business Ethics and Compliance; Assessment Committee Chair

Ed.D., Capella University
M.B.A., Business Law, Suffolk University
B.S., Finance, Central Connecticut State University

Christopher Weir, Ed.D., M.A.
Program Chair and Professor, Bachelor of Science in Digital Marketing, Bachelor of Science in Social Entrepreneurship, Bachelor of Science in International Business; Curriculum and Development Director

Ed.D., Boston University
M.A., Emerson College
B.A., Duke University

Student Advising

Bill Lynch
Manager of Student Advising

B.A., Worcester State University

Katie Adler
Academic Advisor

M.Ed., Suffolk University
B.A., Wheaton College

Danielle Foley, B.S.
Academic Advisor

B.S., Wheelock College

Office of the Registrar

Robert Wagstaff
Associate Registrar

B.A., Wittenberg University

Annette Narciso
Assistant Registrar

Center for eLearning Excellence and Information Technology

Paula Bramante
Director of eLearning and Information Technology

M.B.A., New England College of Business
B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Ali Stroczynski
Manager of eLearning and Canvas Administration

B.A., Pennsylvania State University
B.S., Pennsylvania State University

John Sullivan
IT Director

B.S., Boston University

Jeffrey Cronin

M.L.S., Simmons College
M.B.A., Babson College
B.A., University of Massachusetts

William Crowson
Website Director

B.A., University of Alabama at Birmingham

Greg Dillon
Instructional Designer II

M.Ed., University of Massachusetts
M.A., University of Massachusetts
B.A., University of Connecticut

Jason Dykes
Software Engineer II

B.B.A., Mississippi State University

Gerald Sheehan
Instructional Designer II

B.S., Boston University, College of Communication

Finance and Administration

Dennis J. Madigan
Director of Administration and Finance

J.D., Seton Hall University, School of Law
B.A., Boston University

Cassie Crane

B.S., The University of Memphis

Amrit Athwal
Student Finance Specialist

Fallyn Jefferson
Student Finance Specialist

Corporate and Academic Partnerships

Caitrin Brisson
Manager of Corporate and Academic Partnerships

M.Ed., Southern New Hampshire University
B.S., University of New Hampshire

Amy Amaru
Corporate Partnership Director

Diane Higgins
Corporate Partnership Director

Stephanie Riccardi
Corporate/Academic Partnership Manager

M.Ed., Salem State University
B.A., New England College


John Alonso
Manager of Admissions

M.S., Bay Path University
B.A., Saint Edward’s University

Chris Carpenter
Senior Admissions Representative

Meaghan Cleary
Admissions Representative

B.A., Southern New Hampshire University

Shana Dulac
Senior Admissions Representative

M.S., Husson University
B.A., High Point University

Heather MacLeod
Admissions Coordinator

B.M., Catholic University of America
M.M., Catholic University of America

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