School of Professional Studies

Deans and Senior Staff

Karen Sibley Ed. D.

Karen Sibley

Vice President for Strategic Initiatives & Dean, School of Professional Studies

Robin Rose Ph. D.

Robin Rose

Senior Advisor

Laurie Ward MBA

Laurie Ward

Associate Dean, Finance & Planning

Adrienne Marcus

Adrienne Marcus

Associate Dean, Pre-College & Undergraduate Programs

Staci H. Zake

Staci H. Zake

Associate Dean, Professional Programs

Abbey Aevazelis

Abbey Aevazelis

Associate Director of Pre-College Programs and Director of SPARK

Andrew Blackadar

Andrew Blackadar

Director, Curriculum Development, Choices Program

Maria Byerly

Maria Byerly

Assistant Director, Academic Program Coordination

James Chansky

James Chansky

Assistant Dean, Summer Session & Pre-College Programs

Geoffrey Chisholm

Geoffrey Chisholm

Director, Marketing and Communications

Susan Graseck

Susan Graseck

Director, The Choices Program; Senior Fellow, Watson Institute

Elizabeth Kofron

Elizabeth Kofron

Director, Public and Corporate Relations

Patrick McHugh MBA, Ph.D. (ABD)

Patrick McHugh

Executive Program Director, IE Brown Executive MBA & Professor of the Practice, School of Engineering

Tracie Mederos

Tracie Mederos

Director, Finance & Operations

Rosario Navarro

Rosario Navarro

Director, Language Area Studies & International Programs

Eve Ornstedt

Eve Ornstedt

Director, Strategic Initiatives

Kat Schott

Kat Schott

Assistant Director, Academic Program Coordination - Executive Programs

Sandra Smith

Sandra Smith

Program Director, Executive Master in Science and Technology Leadership

Maureen Stephens

Maureen Stephens

Director, Professional Development, Choices Program

Kisa Takesue

Kisa Takesue

Director, Leadership Programs

Alan Usas

Alan Usas

Program Director, Executive Master in Cybersecurity

Ren Whitaker

Ren Whitaker

Senior Director, Online Learning & Innovation

Lauren Watka

Lauren Watka

Assistant Director, Pre-College Programs, Experiential Learning