Author: nancy_howell

Announcements: Professional and Personal News

Student Affairs Cabinet members showed their support of the Men’s Basketball team at the end of February. The team made it to the first round of the NCAA Division III tournament. Meredith Ainbinder (General Counsel) was recognized as a 2019…

January New Faces

A warm welcome to January’s new hires: Sasha Castroverde, Associate Director, Annual Giving Daniel Gulyas, Credential Processing Coordinator, Enrollment Technology John Harlow, Research Specialist, Engagement Lab Grayson MacPhail, Police Dispatcher, Police Department Laurie Meacham, HR Business Partner, Human Resources Kieran…

November 2018 Award of Excellence Winners

Terry Wojtkunski (IT) and Ron Kwong (IT) are the November 2018 Award of Excellence winners. Kwong is a database systems administrator on the ERP team in IT. He felt very encouraged after winning this award, saying, “All the efforts I spent…

Profile: Lisa Yaeger

Many transfer students know Lisa Yaeger. She is a senior associate director and the transfer coordinator in the Undergraduate Admission office. Some of her main responsibilities include oversight of the transfer and veteran recruitment programs. She works with transfer students…

December New Faces

A warm welcome to December’s new hires: Nora Brosseau, InterLibrary Loan Supervisor, Iwasaki Library Andrea Popa, Director, International Student Affairs Evanice Torres, Director of Payroll, Payroll

Announcements: Professional and Personal News

In personal news: Tim Douglas (Academic Advising) hosted the “Let’s Celebrate the Future of Every Child” fundraiser on November 2 at the Downtown Harvard Club. This inaugural event of the Boston Leadership Council raised funds to help refugee children return…

September and October 2018 Award of Excellence Winners

Jiao Tian (Finance) is the September Award of Excellence winner. He is a senior financial analyst and has worked at Emerson for almost four years. He said of the award, “Winning this award is a great honor to be recognized…

November New Faces

A warm welcome to November’s new hires: Genevieve Alelis, Assistant Director, Institutional Research Muzhgan Bekdas, Assistant Director, Graduate Admission Alixandra Bigley, Assistant General Manager, Performing Arts David Ertischek, Writer and Content Producer, Communications Michael Gilboy, Trades Mechanic, Facilities Management Adam…

Profile: Rob Eckard

Rob Eckard is the associate director of community relations and special events at Emerson Los Angeles (ELA). He oversees all of the processes related to event management at ELA—for both internal and sponsored events. He leads the strategic planning of…

Summer 2018 Award of Excellence Winners

Allie Boudreau (Iwasaki Library) is one of the summer’s Award of Excellence winners. She has been the interlibrary loan and document delivery supervisor at the Iwasaki Library for a little more than two years. She graduated from Emerson in December…

Announcements: Staff News and Holiday Drives

Shaina Aubourg (Procurement Services) received an MBA from Northeastern University in September. And in personal news: Richelle Devereaux-Murray (Performing Arts) and her husband, Charles, welcomed Violet Elizabeth Sue McGonigal on December 1. Holiday Drive Announcements New kids’ pajamas and books…

April and May 2018 Award of Excellence Winners

The April Award of Excellence winners are Shen de Leon (OHRL) and Ron Smithers (Athletics). De Leon is a residence director in Piano Row. He was also an Emersion facilitator for the Office of Student Success and is currently serving as…

October New Faces

A warm welcome to October’s new hires: Tarlisha Casimir-Morris, Police Officer, Police Department Sharon Chakoian, Associate Director, Financial Aid, Student Financial Services Diane Do Canto, Police Dispatcher, Police Department Logan Gillis, Assistant Baseball Coach, Athletics Samantha Ivery, Director, Diversity and…

November 13 Staff Forum Recap

President Pelton kicked off the November 13 staff forum in the Bordy Theater with an invitation for new staff to introduce themselves. He then turned the podium over to Jordan Mackenzie (HR), who led attendees in a game of Workday…

Musicians Among Us: Part 2

It’s common knowledge that Emerson attracts not only creative students and faculty, but staff as well. Learn more about just a few of our musically talented colleagues: Bruno Caruso (Media Technologies and Production) plays piano/keyboard, bass, guitar, and also sings.…

Profile: Anne Cahill

Anne Cahill has been the director of finance and grants for the Engagement Lab and Emerson LAUNCH for two years. The Engagement Lab is an applied research lab that works directly with partner communities to innovate civic engagement processes, augment…

Was the Charlesgate Haunted?

Doors slamming, screams in the night, and levitating objects. Between 1981 and 1995, when Emerson College used the former Charlesgate Hotel as a dormitory, the supposed haunting of the building was so well known that the Berkeley Beacon and the…

September New Faces

A warm welcome to September’s new hires: Jessica Angerman, Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach, Athletics Cori Bodley, Assistant Director of Admission, Multicultural Recruitment Coordinator Delia Buhl, Acquisitions Manager, Iwasaki Library Jillian Gearin, Assistant Softball Coach, Athletics Victor Lopez III, Manager, Journalism…

Musicians Among Us: Part 1

It’s common knowledge that Emerson attracts not only creative students and faculty, but staff as well. Learn more about just a few of our musically talented colleagues: Jason Beals (Marketing) plays the mandolin family (mandolin, mandola, mandocello, and mandobass) in…