School of Professional Studies

Deans and Senior Staff

Karen Sibley Ed. D.

Karen Sibley

Dean, School of Professional Studies

Laura Duphily

Laura Duphily

Administrative & Event Coordinator

Alyssa Frezza

Alyssa Frezza

Assistant to the Dean

Robin Rose Ph. D.

Robin Rose

Senior Associate Dean

  • Supervise All Summer Programs
  • Educational Partnerships
  • Curriculum Development
Andrew Blackadar

Andrew Blackadar

Curriculum Development Director, Choices Program

Maria Byerly

Maria Byerly

Assistant Director, Academic Program Coordination

James Chansky

James Chansky

Director, Summer Session and Pre-College Programs

  • Summer@Brown Pre-College Programs
  • Undergraduate Summer Session
Geoffrey Chisholm

Geoffrey Chisholm

Director of Marketing and Communications

  • Outreach and Marketing
  • Web Systems
  • Communications
Susan Graseck

Susan Graseck

Director, Choices Program
Senior Fellow, Watson Institute

  • Social Studies Curriculum Resources
  • Professional Development
  • Student Forums
Elizabeth Kofron

Elizabeth Kofron

Director, Public and Corporate Relations

Patrick McHugh MBA, Ph.D. (ABD)

Patrick McHugh

Director, IE Brown MBA Program and Lecturer, School of Engineering

  • IE Brown Executive MBA program
  • PRIME faculty, School of Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship researcher
Tracie Mederos

Tracie Mederos

Director, Finance

Marcy Melanson

Marcy Melanson

Manager, Program Services

Rosario Navarro

Rosario Navarro

Director of Language Area Studies and International Programs

Mark Norige

Mark Norige

Program Director, Executive Master of Engineering Management

Angela Sherwin MPH

Angela Sherwin

Program Director, Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership

Maureen Stephens

Maureen Stephens

Professional Development Director, Choices Program

Kisa Takesue

Kisa Takesue

Director, Leadership Programs

Laurie Ward MBA

Laurie Ward

Director of Finance & Administration

  • Finance
  • Financial Aid partnerships
  • Registration
  • Data Systems
Ren Whitaker

Ren Whitaker

Director of Online Development

  • Pre-College Online Courses
  • Blended Executive Masters
  • Online Pedagogy and Instructional Design Support