Sheridan Center Staff

Executive Director

Kathy M. Takayama, Ph.D.
(401) 863-1141


Associate Director for Digital Teaching and Learning

John Melson, Ph.D.
(401) 863-5472


Associate Director of Humanities and Social Sciences

Jessica Metzler, Ph.D.


STEM Education Postdoctoral Research Associate

Kathryn Trenshaw, Ph.D.
(401) 863-2831


Digital and Online Learning Designer

Jessica Brodsky
 (401) 863-5956 


Administrative Staff

Administrative Manager

Debra McEleney
(401) 863-7937

Administrative Assistant

Vania Figueiredo
(401) 863-7749