Swearer Center
25 George Street

Claire Andrade-Watkins

Distinguished Community Practitioner and Senior Fellow in Residence
Office Hours: Tuesdays, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Juan Carlos Carranza

Program Manager, Student Development
Office Hours: Thursdays, 3:00 - 5:00pm and by appointment; click here.

Ashley Greene
Associate Director, Community Parntership
Office Hours: by appointment 

Allen Hance

Director of Academic Programs
Office Hours: Fridays 1-3pm. To schedule, click here.

Alan Harlam

Director of Social Innovation
Office Hours: By appointment. To schedule, click here

Kerrissa (Kerri) Heffernan

Director, Faculty Development
Office Hours: By appointment.

Rebecca Henriquez
Staff Assistant 

Dilania Inoa

Program Manager, Elementary & Middle School Programs
Office Hours: By appointment.

Mathew Johnson, Ph.D. 

Associate Dean of the College for Engaged Scholarship
Director, Howard R. Swearer Center for Public Service
Professor of Practice, Sociology



Student Staffers

Ayenna Cagaanan

Swearer Communication Student Staffer

Juan Colin

Bonner Developer Student Staffer

Olivia Veira

Bonner Developer Student Staffer

Sophia Dalal

Social Innovation Initiative Communication Student Staffer

Gaby Gonzalez

Social Innovation Initiative Student Staffer

Jori Ketten

Assistant Director of Academic Programs
Office Hours: Tuesdays 3-5pm. To schedule, click here.

Marco McWilliams

Junior Fellow and Practitioner in Residence
Office Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 1-2:30 p.m. by appointment.

Tiesha Nieves
Community Partnership Coordinator
Office Hours: By appointment. 

Laura Pleasants
Assistant Director of Operations
Office Hours: Tuesdays 3-5pm by appointment. To schedule, click here.

Lizzie Pollock
Assistant Director of Social Innovation
Office Hours: By appointment. To schedule, click here

Joshua Rodriguez

Community Partnership Coordinator
Office Hours: By appointment.

Betsy Shimberg
Director, Student Development
Office Hours: Wednesdays, 1 - 2:00pm and by appointment. To schedule, click here. 

Jenn Steinfeld

Program Manager, Social Innovation Initiative
Office Hours: By appointment.

Taquasia (Asia) Stevens

Staff Assistant

Scott Warren

Social Entrepreneur in Residence
Office Hours: By appointment. 

Emily Wright

Assistant Director of Communications and Public Engagement



Cecilia Garza
Student Development Staffer

Kai Salem

Academic Programs Student Staffer

Kate Scholz

Operations Student Staffer

My Tran

Society of Royce Fellows, Staff Support Student Staffer

Anthony Minnah

College Advising Corps Student Staffer 


College Advising Corps
Swearer Annex, J. Walter Wilson (69 Brown Street) 

Elena Vasquez

Program Manager, College Advising Corps
Office Hours: by appointment

College Advisers

Colin Blake

Community College of Rhode Island (Liston Campus)

Michelle Ea

Mt. Pleasant High School

Elizabeth (Liz) Farah

Tolman High School

Tyler Hargis

Juanita Sanchez Educational Complex

Manuel Jourdain

Central High School

Kara Komprathoum

Hope High School

Maggie Leung

Rogers High School


Anamaria Meseses Leon

Central Falls High School

Melissa Orozco

E-Cubed Academy

Stephanie Parent

West Warwick High School

Neisa Pimentel

Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School

Jennifer Polexi

Shea High School

Daury Rodriguez

Providence Career & Technical Academy

Sienna Zeilinger

Woonsocket High School