Dean's Office

The SBS Dean's Office provides leadership for the College on multiple crucial levels. The office directs the strategic direction of the college, guides teaching and research missions, and ensures the welfare of the College's faculty and students. The office also provides administrative support and directs the allocation of the budget. 

All Dean's Office Staff

Cindy Beaumont
Personnel and Finance Specialist
201B Draper Hall | 413-545-4172

Angélica Bernal
Director of the SBS Academic Fellows Program
334 Thompson Hall | 413-545-2761

Jackie Brousseau-Pereira '00 MPA, '18 PhD
Academic Dean and Director of First Year Seminars
128 Thompson Hall | 413-577-1057

Mari Castañeda
Associate Dean for Equity and Inclusion
N312 Integrated Learning Center | 413-545-6339

Julie Caswell
Senior Associate Dean for Education and Student Development & Distinguished Professor
225 Draper Hall | 413-577-1203

Chrystal Daugherty
Senior Director of Development

Saulo DePaula
Associate Director for Analytics, Special Projects, and Events
214 Draper Hall | 413-545-7185

Emilie F. Czupryna
Assistant Director of Development
223 Draper Hall | 413-577-1703

Sally Fitz
Development Associate
215 Draper Hall | 413-545-2152

Naomi Gerstel
Acting Associate Dean of Research and Faculty Development & Distinguished Professor
236 Draper Hall | 413-545-5977

Kelly Gray
Assistant Dean and Executive Director of the Advising Resource Center
128 Thompson Hall | 413-577-1057

John Hird
Dean
230 Draper Hall | 413-545-7187

Mythreyi Krishnan
Communications Manager
213 Draper Hall | 413-545-7149

Ray La Raja
Director of Program Innovation
330 Thompson Hall | 413-545-6182

Mary Ann Libardi
Director of Personnel
201A Draper Hall | 413-545-4186

Jennifer Lundquist
Senior Associate Dean of Research and Faculty Development
236 Draper Hall | 413-545-5977

Susan McDonough '81
Associate Director of Donor Relations
219 Draper Hall | 413-577-1202

Matthew Medeiros
Communications Manager
220 Draper Hall | 413-545-1030

Lynn Phillips
Director of Academic Engagement and Student Success
N326 Integrated Learning Center | 413-545-0518

Lauren Robinson
Financial Assistant and NetCom Rep
203 Draper Hall | 413-545-1607

Karen Schoenberger
Senior Assistant Dean
229 Draper Hall | 413-545-1753

Carol Sharick
Director of Career and Professional Development
128 Thompson Hall | 413-577-1057

Laurel Smith-Doerr
Director of the Institute for Social Science Research
110A Bartlett Hall | 413-545-5983  

Tracy Tudryn
Assistant to the Deans
231 Draper Hall | 413-545-4173

Christine Wais
Executive Director of Development
218 Draper Hall | 413-577-1204

Melissa Walsh
Director of Finance
201 Draper Hall | 413-545-4405


For a list of our Advising Resource Center and Career and Professional Development team members, please visit our SBS Advising page.