Staff Directory

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Advancement & Engagement | 617-585-1151

Michael Antonitis
Associate Director of Advancement
617-585-1164

Kelli Augustine
Associate Director of Engagement
617-585-1121

Lisa Bauer
Advancement Communications Officer
617-585-1723

Allison Boehret
Philanthropic Advisor

Geri Colangelo
Senior Data Manager
617-585-1166

Rachel Cossar
Leadership Gift Officer
617-585-1156

Shannon Cuff
Director of Advancement
617-585-1726

Francesca Feldman
Advancement Coordinator
617-585-1373

Ailish Fitzgerald
Annual Giving Officer
617-585-1165

Kathleen Kelly
Vice President for Advancement, Engagement, and Partnerships; Chief Strategy Officer
617-585-1154

Jackie Martocchio
Director of Engagement and Special Events
617-585-1171

Beth Vincent
Director of Advancement Operations

Hilary Wirtz
Philanthropic and Campaign Advisor
  

 

Admissions & Financial Aid | 617-585-1101

Emily Cox
Assistant Director of Admissions and Financial Aid
617-585-1114

Kimberly Ouellette
Admissions and Financial Aid Counselor
617-585-1111

Claire Paik
Assistant Director of Admissions and Financial Aid
617-585-1102

Shanell Percy
Admissions and Financial Aid Counselor
617-585-1105

Alex Powell
Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid
617-585-1103

Zach Schwartz
Assistant Director of Admissions and Financial Aid
617-585-1104

Lauren Urbanek
Associate Dean for Financial Aid
617-585-1113

 

Business Relations, Event Management, & Summer Programs

Peter Charig
Director of Business Relations and Event Management
617-585-1335

Rebekah Lorenz
Scheduling and Business Relations Coordinator
617-585-1158

Summer Programs

General inquiries: summerprograms@necmusic.edu

Rebecca Barry-Wolff
Registrar for Continuing Education and Summer Programs
617-585-1134

 

College & Academic Administration

Marjorie Apfelbaum
Director of Large Ensemble Administration
617-585-1338

Ashton Bush
Performance Librarian
617-585-1759

Allison Eaton
Administrative Manager
617-585-1203

Richard Frost
Administrative Director for Opera & Voice
617-585-1169

Alison Garner
Dean of Academic Affairs & Administration
617-585-1307

Cassandra McBride
Senior Administrative Manager
617-585-1133

Sally Millar
Administrator for Chorus
617-585-1340

Thomas Novak
Vice President and Provost 
617-585-1308

Elisabeth Porter
Academic Affairs Administrator
617-585-1197 

Greta DiGiorgio
Jazz & Contemporary Improvisation Production & Administrative Director
617-585-1306

Elizabeth Van Voorhis
Administrative Director for Strings, Chamber Music, Percussion, Brass, and Woodwinds
617-585-1343

Claudia Winston
Special Artistic Program Coordinator
617-585-1732

 

Community Engagement and Professional Studies

Tanya Maggi
Dean of Community Engagement and Professional Studies
617-585-1243

Community Performances & Partnerships

Grace Allendorf
Associate Director of Community Performances and Partnerships
617-585-1743

Continuing Education | 617-585-1701

Rebecca Barry-Wolff
Registrar for Continuing Education and Summer Programs
617-585-1134

Julian Couture
Associate Dean of Continuing Education
617-585-1298

Greys Gafarov
Program Assistant 
617-585-1298

Courtney Roque
Student Services and Operations Manager
617-585-1276

Entrepreneurial Musicianship

Anna-Christina Phillips
Associate Dean of Entrepreneurial Musicianship
617-585-1117

Laura Reyes
Administrative Coordinator
617-585-1119

Andrew Worden
Assistant Dean of Entrepreneurial Musicianship
617-585-1112

 

Facilities Services and Operations

Michael Brooks
Maintenance Tech
617-585-1124

Chris Hayden
Director of Facilities, Services & Operations
617-585-1181

Greg Holt
Electrician

Wilson Monteiro
Custodial Supervisor

David Vaz
Assistant Director of Operations
617-585-1187

 

Business & Finance Office | 617-585-1220

Andrew Barnwell
Receivables Accountant

Michael Burke
Administrative Assistant
617-585-1740

Justin Cambridge
Accounting Manager: Endowments, Investments and Gifts
617-585-1224

Kyle Carey
Payroll Manager
617-585-1223

Elizabeth Dionne
Vice President for Finance and Administration
617-585-1211

Connor Fink
Assistant Director of Planning and Budget
617-585-1209

Rachinda Gutierrez
Accounts Payable Accountant
617-585-1214

Kristina E. Martin, CPA
Director of Finance & Controller
617-585-1725

Leeann Minard
Staff Accountant

Rosa Varraso
Accounting Manager: Finance & Operations
617-585-1226

 

Human Resources

Alev Aydin-Jensen
Human Resources Coordinator

Eva Bedrick
Benefits Manager

Nick Macke
Director of Human Resources
617-585-1229

Shikha Zaveri
HR Generalist 
617-585-1228

 

Library Services | 617-585-1250

Jason Coleman
Public Services Supervisor
617-585-1730

Maria Jane Loizou
Collection Management Librarian
617-585-1248

Maryalice Perrin-Mohr
Archivist/Records Manager
617-585-1252

Laura Smolowitz
Bindery Supervisor / Interlibrary Loan Manager
617-585-1249

Hannah Spence
Head of Cataloging and Electronic Resource Management
617-585-1256

Richard Vallone
Head of Public Services
617-585-1251

 

Marketing & Communications | 617-585-1148

Julimar Alarcon
Assistant Box Office Manager
617-585-1260

David Apostolides
Video Producer
617-585-1704

Kelly Arnold 
Director of Content and Communications
617-585-1741

Veronica Barron
Marketing Program Manager
617-585-1365

Casey Brennan
Box Office and Audience Insights Manager
617-585-1264

Ianka De La Rosa
Director of Creative
617-585-1138

Rae Forbes 
House Manager

Andrew Hurlbut
Assistant Director of Photography and Visual Assets
617-585-1146

Michael Sarra
Vice President for Communications
617-585-1139

Shanay Walker
Graphic Designer
617-585-1141

Public Relations

Stephanie Janes
Publicist (classical)

Ann Braithwaite
Publicist (jazz + contemporary improvisation)

 

Performance Services

Recording and Performance Technology Services | 617-585-1275

General inquiries: recording@necmusic.edu

Eric Engler
Recording Engineer

Josalyn Hruska 
Recording Engineer

Alex Lisowski
Audio Engineer

Lisa Nigris
Director of Recording and Performance Technology Services
617-585-1275

Jeremy Sarna
Senior Audio Engineer

Performance Production Services

Peter Bauer
Instrument Librarian

Frank Cassados
Stage Manager

Madeline Hartrich
Stage Manager

Perry Johnson
Stage Manager

Peter Lanza
Technical Director
617-585-1386

Sean Mulcahy
Assistant Director of Performance Production Services

Karen Snitkin
Stage Manager

Bob Winters
Director of Performance Production Services
617-585-1263

Piano Services

Jeff Platz
Administrative Director of Piano Services
617-585-1272

 

Preparatory School | 617-585-1160

Rebecca Bogers
Dean and Director of the Preparatory School
617-585-1127

Ceili Connors
Program Coordinator, Preparatory School
617-585-1128

Claudia Encinas
Large Ensemble Manager
617-585-1732

Rodrigo Guerrero
Assistant Director of Creative Youth Development

Christopher Hotchkiss 
Operations Coordinator
617-585-1123

Marshall Hughes
BEAM Program Manager
617-585-1160

Ellie Kidson
Registrar, Preparatory School
617-585-1174

Danielle Lennox-Heichman
Office Coordinator
617-585-1131

Sarah Saenz
BEAM Program Coordinator

Christine Witmer
Associate Director, Preparatory School
617-585-1356

 

Security

Jake Scanlan
Assistant Director of Security
617-585-1184

 

Student Services | 617-585-1310

Health & Counseling

Maura Crowther
Nurse Practitioner 

Pamela J Harris 
Per Diem Registered Nurse

Michael Hendrickson
Counselor 

Lisa Howe
Nurse Practitioner 

Katie Kelly
Part-time Counselor 

Squire Page
Director of Counseling Services
617-585-1399

Monica Powtak
Office Assistant, Health Services

Lauren Puia
Nurse Practitioner

Lean McKinnon-Howe
Director of Health Services
617-585-1283

Registrar 

Robert Winkley
Registrar and Director of Institutional Research
617-585-1279

Student Services & Student Life

Micah Gharavi
Student Services Coordinator
617-585-1282

Laura Messina
Academic and International Student Advisor
617-585-1312

Yukii Ntumba
Academic & International Student Advisor
617-585-1327

Steven C. Sweat
Director of Residence Life and Housing
617-585-1188

Nick Tatar
Dean of Students
617-585-1310

Rebecca Teeters
Senior Associate Dean of Students
617-585-1311

 

Technology and Information Management | 617-585-1235

Zachary Allred
Technology Specialist
617-585-1237

John Collins
Junior Systems Administrator

Jackson Potter
Assistant Director of Information Technology
617-585-1342

Anthony Pena
Technology Operations Lead
617-585-1233 

Jared Rose
Technology Specialist
617-585-1236

Equus Trundy
IT Project Manager
617-585-1369

Caryn Witt
Database Administration Lead
617-585-1242