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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

Donna Viens, Ph.D., M.B.A., CPA, CMA, CGMA
Dean of Online Academic & Student Affairs

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, 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

Tina Callaway, Ed.D., M.B.A., M.S. HES/IT
Program Chair, Associate of Science in Business Administration, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

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

Carla Patalano, D.B.A., M.B.A., SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Program Chair and Professor, Master of Business Administration, Master of Human Resource 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

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

Bill Lynch
Director of Online Academic Advising

M.S., New England Institute of Business at Cambridge College
B.A., Worcester State University

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

Michael E. Marrapodi, Ed.D.
Dean of 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

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 Corporate and Military Partnerships

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

Stephanie Riccardi
Corporate Partnership Manager

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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