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Administrative Staff

Phone: 617.603.6900 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

Michael E. Marrapodi, Ed.D.
Dean of Online Academic & Student Affairs and Online Programming

Ed.D., Educational Leadership, Johnson & Wales University
M.Ed., Music Education, The College of New Jersey
B.S.M., Music, Northeastern Bible College

Jay Beirne, M.S.Q.S.M.
Program Chair, Bachelor of Science in Quality Systems Management, Master of Science in Quality Systems Management

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

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

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

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

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

Christopher Weir, Ed.D., M.A.
Program Chair, Bachelor of Science in Digital Marketing, Bachelor of Science in International Business, Bachelor of Science in Social Enterprise Management

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

Student Advising

Katie Adler
Academic Advisor

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

Danielle Foley
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

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

Ali Stroczynski
eLearning Manager

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

John Sullivan
Director of IT

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

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

Gerald Sheehan
Instructional Designer

B.S., Boston University, College of Communication

Finance and Administration

Dennis J. Madigan, JD, CFP
Director, Administration and Finance

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

Cassie Crane

B.S., The University of Memphis

Corporate and Academic Partnerships

Caitrin Brisson
Senior Director, Academic and Corporate Partnerships

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

Amy Amaru
Corporate Partnership Director

B.A., Ithaca College

Diane Higgins
Corporate Partnership Director

B.S., Fairleigh Dickinson University

Jon McCamish, LCDR, USCG (Ret.)
Director of Military and Corporate Partnerships

M.Ed., San Diego State University
M.B.A., Grantham University
B.A., University of Southern Maine
B.S., Barry University

Stephanie Riccardi
Director of Academic and Corporate Partnerships

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


John Alonso
Director of Admissions

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

Chris Carpenter
Admissions Counselor

Meghan Cleary
Admissions Counselor

B.A., Southern New Hampshire University

Shana Dulac
Admissions Counselor

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

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