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COVID-19 Update

As of March 23 all classes will be taught remotely through the remainder of the semester.

While faculty and staff continue to work remotely, only authorized personnel may access campus facilities. Read the full update.

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College Leadership


Dr. David Nelson, President 
Dr. Kymberly N. Pinder, Provost/Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs 
Dr. Maureen Keefe, Vice President of Student Development
Cecilia Méndez-Ortiz, Executive Director, Center for Art and Community Partnerships
Marjorie O'Malley, Vice President of Advancement/Executive Director, MassArt Foundation
Dr. Lyssa Palu-ay, Dean of Justice, Equity, and Transformation
Robert Perry, Vice President, Administration and Finance
Susana Segat, Chief of Staff/Secretary to the Board of Trustees
Gina Yarbrough, General Counsel

Board of Trustees 2019-2020

Janice M. Saragoni, Chair
Elisa Hamilton '07, Vice Chair
John Intoppa '23 BFA 
Karen M. Keane
Denise Korn
M. David Lee
William McQuillan
Peter Nessen
Pamela Parisi '67
Linda L. Snyder

Massachusetts Department of Higher Education

Chris Gabrieli, Chairman 
Sheila M. Harrity, Ed.D., Vice Chair
Alex Cortez
Kush Patel, Student Member
Nancy Hoffman, Ph.D. 
Tom Hopcroft
J.D. LaRock, J.D., Ed.D., Community College Trustee Representative
Paul Mattera, J.D., State University Trustee Representative
James Peyser, Ex Officio
Fernando M. Reimers, Ed.D.
Michael O'Brien, University of Massachusetts Trustee Representative
Paul F. Toner, J.D.  

Non-Voting Student Advisors

Nick Papa, Salem State University, Student Advisor
Stephanie Teixeira, Quinsigamond Community College, Student Advisor