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Student Development Staff

Melissa E. Aponte Melissa E. Aponte, Ed.D.
Director of Student Development
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Kara Fanelli Kara Fanelli
Assistant Director of Student Development- Fraternity and Sorority Life, Wellness, Spirit & Performing Arts


Julia Romano Julia Romano
Assistant Director of Student Development- Union, Media, and Programming Initiatives


Joanne Vairo Joanne Vairo
Administrative Assistant


Also located in the Office of Student Development suite.

Denise C. Hopkins Denise C. Hopkins
Vice President for Student Life


Elizabeth Olivieri-Lenahan Elizabeth Olivieri-Lenahan
Assistant Vice Provost for Community Standards/Student Life