Staff List

SOA Dean's Office
Carol Becker, Dean of Faculty 212.854.9847
Jana Hart Wright, Dean of Academic Administration • 212.854.9847
 
Roberta Albert, Associate Dean, Development 212.851.0275
Masi Asare, Associate Director of Institutional & Foundation Relations • 212.854.2205
Dave Beeman, Associate Dean, Admissions and Financial Aid • 212.854.3343
Rich Dikeman, Director of Communications and Public Affairs • 212.854.7884
Ian Felstead, Manager of Global Programs • 347.446.9228
Celia Green, Associate Director, Alumni and Student Affairs • 212.851.9502
Andrew Hass, Manager, Dean's Office & Visual Arts • 212.854.7553
Allison Jackson, Admissions Assistant • 212.854.7874
Yecenia Lahoz, Financial Assistant • 212.854.5852
Daniel Lee, Development Officer • 212.854.2272
Melissa Liu, Development Assistant • 212.854.4849
Laila Maher, Associate Dean, Student and Alumni Affairs • 212.851.0442
Laura Mosquera, Executive Assitant to the Deans • 212.854.9847
Daisy Nam, Assistant Director of Public Programming • 212.854.7633
Patrick O'Connor, Director of Information Technology • 212.854.9813
Werner Orellana, Manager, Development Operations • 212.854.7724
Maggie Ress, Associate Director for Individual and Corporate Giving • 212.854.3412
Christina Rumpf, Manager of Communications • 212.854.9773
Nona Russell, Human Resources Manager • 212.854.1311
Jon Scott, Systems Administrator • 212.851.7770
Toni Scott, Financial Assistant • 212.854.8881
Keiko Sonoda, Director of Budget and Finance • 212.854.5817
Alicia Stevens, Director of Global Programs • 212.854.1650
Rafael Suarez, Technology Specialist • 212.854.8978
Colin Sullivan, Associate Director, Student Affairs • 212.851.0248
Kenny Wong, Admissions and Financial Aid Officer • 212.854.2876
Alex Wyles, Technology Specialist • 212.854.7523
 

 
Rich Blint, Associate Director of Community Outreach and Education 212.854.2828
Schawannah Wright, Associate Director • 212.851.7285
Annette Ralph, Administrative Coordinator • 212.854.7011
Marcia Lynn Sells, Associate Dean of Community Outreach • 212.854.0314
 
SOA Film Contact
 
Ira Deutchman, Chair and Professor • 212.245.6767
Sara Mason, Director of Academic Administration • 212.854.1321
Adam Marchand, Equipment Room Manager • 212.854.9579
Michael Cacioppo Belantara, Film Dig. Media Center Coordinator • 212.854.8923
Jordan Bowen, Program Assistant • 212.854.2815
Hanna Seifu, Program Administrator • 212.854.7527
Jenny Tromski, Manager, Insurance and Administration • 212.854.1564
Peter Vaughan, Director of Film and Video Technology • 212.854.7516
Ann Yershov, Film Festival and Outreach Manager • 212.854.4469
 
SOA Theatre Arts
 
Christian Parker, Chair and Professor • 212.854.7017
Julie Rossi, Director of Academic Administration • 212.854.2969
Tom Gilmore, Technical Director • 212.678.3490
Jamie Hardy, Program Assistant • 212.854.3408
Joe Novak, Director of Production • 212.854.5343
Corrie Beth Shotwell, Associate Production Manager • 212.854.0113
 
SOA Visual Arts
 
Shelly Silver, Chair and Professor • 212.854.7373
Carrie Gundersdorf, Director of Academic Administration • 212.854.2829
Marie Allen, Asst. Director, Neiman Center for Print Studies • 212.854.7641
Anders Rydstedt, Shop Safety Coordinator • 212.280.2014
Peter Clough, Digital Media Center Coordinator
Kai McBride, Manager of School of the Arts Photography Facilities
Gregory Santos, Manager, Print Shop • 212.854.7014
Madelyn Sutton, Program Assistant • 212.854.4065
Rider Urena, Facilities Coordinator, Prentis Hall
Tomas Vu-Daniel, Artistic Director, LeRoy Neiman Center for Print Studies • 212.854.7641

 
SOA Writing
 
Sam Lipsyte, Chair and Professor • 212.854.5882
William Wadsworth, Director of Academic Administration • 212.854.4392
Clarence Coo, Program Administrator • 212.854.1320
John McShane, Program Assistant • 212.854.4391
Dorla McIntosh, Administrative Assistant, Undergraduate Creative Writing Program • 212.854.3774
Alan Ziegler, Director of Columbia Artists/Teachers (CA/T) and Professor • 212.854.6355
 
Miller Theatre Contacts
 
Melissa Smey, Executive Director • 212.854.1633
Susan Abbott, Business Manager • 212.854.1956
Megan Harrold, Audience Services Manager • 212.854.1635
Charlotte Levitt, Director of Marketing and Outreach • 212.854.2380
Rebecca Popp, Marketing and Communications Manager • 212.854.1488
Rhiannon McClintock, Executive Assistant • 212.851.9574, 212.854.1633
Beth Silvestrini, Associate Director of Artistic and Production Administration • 212.854.1633
Brenna St. George Jones, Director of Production • 212.854.7824
Bryan Logan, Production Coordinator • 212.854.1956
 
CU Arts Initiative

Melissa Smey, Executive Director • 212.854.9574
Lauren Pearson, Associate Director of Program Administration • 212.854.6460
Eleanor Milburn, Assistant Director for External Relations • 212.854.7809
Rudy Scala, Ticket and Information Center Manager • 212.851.0776
Abigail Santner, Finance Manager • 212.854.2382
Rhiannon McClintock, Executive Assistant • 212.851.9574, 212.854.1633
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