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Organizational Chart (November 2022)

The main College number is (201) 684-7500. All extensions may be dialed directly by calling (201) 684 – (ext.).



Biography of the College President

Cindy R. Jebb, PhD

Phone: (201) 684-7607


Mission Element Team:

Biographies of Members of the Mission Element Team

Virginia Galdieri, MBA
Vice President for People Operations & Employee Resources
Operational Integration Core
Phone: (201) 684-7506

Susan Gaulden, PhD
Interim Provost | Vice President for Teaching, Learning, and Growth
Teaching & Learning Core
Phone: (201) 684-7515

Kirsten Loewrigkeit, CPA
Chief Financial Officer | Vice President for Fiscal Health | Acting VP for Operational & Administrative Integration
Fiscal Health Core | Operational Integration Core
Phone: (201) 684-7621Phone: (201) 684-7621

Nicole Morgan Agard, Esq.
Chief Equity and Diversity Officer | Vice President for Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, & Compliance
Executive Core
Phone: ( 201) 684-6693

Christopher Romano, EdD
Vice President for Strategic Enrollment, Outreach, and Engagement | Executive Director of the RCNJ Foundation
Outreach & Engagement Core
Phone: (201) 684-7309

Melissa Van Der Wall, MPA
Dean of Students| Vice President for Student Well-being
Student Well-being Core
Phone: (201) 684-7457

Brittany A. Williams-Goldstein, EdD
Chief of Staff & Liaison to the Board of Trustees | Vice President for Policy, Research & Governance |
College Spokesperson
Executive Core
Phone: (201) 684-7609


Academic Deans:

Ken Goldstein, MFA
Dean, School of Contemporary Arts

Phone: (201) 684-7363

Susan Hangen, PhD
Interim Dean, School of Humanities & Global Studies
Phone: (201) 684-7562

Leigh-Cregan Keller, MS
Dean, Library and Learning Commons
Phone: (201) 684-7316

Aaron R.S. Lorenz, PhD
Dean, School of Social Science & Human Services
Phone: (201) 684-7624

Edward Petkus, PhD
Dean, Anisfield School of Business

Phone: (201) 684-7377

Edward Saiff, PhD
Interim Dean, School of Theoretical & Applied Science

Phone: (201) 684-7723


Cabinet of Agents:

Claudia Esker
Grants & Sponsored Programs 

Lisa Gonsisko, MA
Director, Residence Life 

Anthony Dovi, MA
Director of Admissions 

David Terdiman, MA
AVP, Institutional Advancement

Joseph Connell, MS
Assistant Vice President for Student Success 

Robert Doster, BA
Chief Information Officer

Rob Josic
Marketing and Communications

Gurvinder Khaneja, PhD 
Director for Institutional Research

Pat O’Connor, MA
Government Relations Officer

Michael Cunningham, BA
Director for Facilities Management and Critical Infrastructure Security

Dan Roche, MA
Director for Capital Planning 

Jill Brown, MA
Associate Director, Labor Relations & Human Resources Compliance 

Colleen O’Keefe, CPA
Assistant Vice President, Business Services | Controller 

Beth Walkley, BBA
Chief Budget Officer

Sharon McLaurin, MA
Director for Public Safety

Michael Tripodi, Esq.
Vice President & General Counsel


Student Government Association

Paolo Miyashiro-Bedoya
President, Student Government Association

Student Government Association Executive Board
Membership available at:


Faculty Assembly:

Ken McMurdy, PhD
President, Faculty Assembly
Professor of Mathematics

Faculty Assembly Executive Council 
Membership available at:


Ramapo Staff Association:

Lisa Ambrose, BA
President, Ramapo Staff Association
Integrated Marketing Coordinator
Phone: (201) 684-7141

Ramapo Staff Association Executive Board 
Membership available at:


Minority Faculty and Staff Association:

Purvi Parekh, MA
President, Minority Faculty & Staff Association
Banner System Analyst
Phone: (201) 684-6850

Minority Faculty & Staff Association Executive Board 
Membership available by contacting