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College Leadership


Dr. Kymberly N. Pinder, Acting President
Lucinda Bliss, Dean of Graduate Programs and Professional & Continuing Education
Ellen Carr, Executive Director, Marketing and Communications
Alisa Chapman, Executive Director of Compliance
Dr. Maureen Keefe, Vice President of Student Development
James Mason, Dean of Faculty
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
Dr. Daniel Serig, Vice President of Academic Affairs & Interim Provost
Laura Wilshusen, Dean of Admissions and Enrollment Management
Gina Yarbrough, General Counsel

Board of Trustees 2019-2020

Janice M. Saragoni, Chair
Elisa Hamilton '07, Vice Chair
Daren Bascome
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.