Jul 20, 2024  
Mercy University 2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
Mercy University 2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

Mercy University Administration


Brian Amkraut, Ph.D.
Vice President and General Manager for Workforce Credentialing and Community Impact

Linda Bastone, Ph.D.
Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs

Kenya Beard, EdD, AGACNP-BC, ANEF, FAAN 
Dean, Nursing

Kristen Bowes, J.D.
General Counsel

Felicia Brandon, B.A.
Executive Director of Student Accounts

Moddie Breland, Ed.D.
Director of Libraries

Brett M. Carroll, M.S.M., CPA
Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer

Adam Castro, M.P.A.
Vice President for Enrollment Management 

Christian Connelly, B.S., M.B.A., M.S.S.M.
Assistant Vice President of Marketing and Analytics

Katherine F. Coppinger, B.A.
Executive Director of Development 

Lisa Cox, B.A., CPA
Director of Internal Audit

Eva Fernández, Ph.D.
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Saul Fisher, Ph.D.
Associate Provost for Research, Grants, Academic Initiatives

Lloyd G. Gibson, M.B.A., Sc.D.
Dean, School of Business

Anne Gilligan, M.S.
Assistant Vice President of Admissions

Kathleen Golisz, O.T.D
Interim Dean, School of Health and Natural Sciences

Allison Gurdineer, M.A.
Executive Director of Admissions

Jessica L. Haber, J.D.
Chief of Staff

Whitley Humes, B.A.
Interim Director of Human Resources

Kevin Joyce, M.B.A.
Vice President of Student Affairs

Matt Kilcullen Jr., M.Ed.
Director of Athletics

Rajesh Kumar, M.A.
Executive Director of Student Success

William Latimer, Ph.D.
Vice President for Bronx Campus

Lyn Leis, M.Ed
Interim Director of Career Education & Operations

Edie E. Magnus, M.S.
Executive Director of Media & Innovation

Eric Martone, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Education

Konrad Motyka, B.A.
Executive Director for Campus Safety & Emergency Management

Susan Parish, Ph.D., M.S.W.

Christopher Partridge, Ph.D.

Laura Plunkett, B.A.
Executive Director of Public Relations & Community Relations

Matthew Presser, Ed.L.D.
Assistant Vice President of Institutional Research and Innovation

Scorpio Rogers, Ph.D.
Vice President for MercyManhattan

Narda A. Romero, B.B.A., CPA

Camille Shelley, M.B.A.
Chief Information Officer

Stuart Sidle, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences 

Thomas R. Simmonds, M.S.
Vice President of Operations & Facilities Management

Jeffrey Streker, B.A.
Executive Director of Financial Aid

Joseph Trentacoste, B.A.
Assistant Vice President of Student Financial Services

Bernadette Wade, M.B.A.
Chief Advancement Officer

Peter West, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Liberal Arts

Dena Whipple, Ed.D.
Associate Provost for Academic Affairs 

Cecil Wright, Ed.D.
Executive Director of Admissions, Bronx Campus