College of Online Education

Administration

  • Cynthia L. Parker, EdD, dean, College of Online Education
  • David Cartwright, MS, CPA, director of online academics
  • Joshua McCarthy, MBA, director of online enrollment management
  • Matthew O’Brien, MBA, director of online student services
  • Anice O'Connor, PhD, academic director of online programs, arts & sciences
  • Amy Ricci, EdD, director of online education

Faculty

  • Roger Achille, JD, professor; BA, Clark University; JD, Suffolk University
  • Nicole Amos, MBA, assistant professor; BA, Framingham State University; MBA, University of Massachusetts — Amherst 
  • Stephen Andrade, MEd, lecturer; BA, University of Rhode Island; MEd, Northeastern University
  • Paul Bagdan, PhD, CHE, professor; AOS, AS, Schenectady County Community College; BS, University of Massachusetts; MS, Rochester Institute of Technology; PhD, Kansas State University
  • Julie Bilodeau, DBA, professor; AS, BS, MBA, Johnson & Wales University; DBA, Argosy University
  • Peter Bortolotti, MBA, associate professor; BA, University of Connecticut; MBA, Pennsylvania State University
  • Ronald Blum, MA, associate professor; BA, Mercyhurst College; MA, Johnson & Wales University
  • Eldad Boker, EdD, CHE, professor; BS, Maryland University; MA, EdD, George Washington University
  • Patricia Bowman, MS, FMP, CHE, CFSP, associate professor; BA, University of Wisconsin — Stout; MS, Johnson & Wales University
  • Jane Boyland, MS, associate professor; AAS, Johnson & Wales University; BS, University of New Hampshire; MS, University of Massachusetts — Amherst
  • Michael Budziszek, PhD, associate professor; BS, MS, PhD, University of Rhode Island
  • Tom Calabrese, PhD, professor; BS, New York University; MS, Villanova University; PhD, University of Connecticut
  • Elizabeth Carey, MBA; associate professor; AB, College of the Holy Cross; MBA, Providence College
  • John S. Chiaro, MS, CEC, CCE, associate professor; BA, Rhode Island College; MS, Johnson & Wales University
  • Michael Childers, JD, professor, college chair; BBA, BS, University of North Carolina; JD, Wake Forest University
  • Patricia Conn Ryan, MS, CPA, assistant professor; BS, University of Rhode Island; MS, Northeastern University
  • Elizabeth Covino, MS, CHE, associate professor; BA, University of Connecticut; MS, Springfield College
  • Sean F. Daly, MEd, associate professor; BSc, Keene State College; MEd, Springfield College
  • Catherine Davin, MS, associate professor; BS, MS, Cornell University
  • Joseph Delaney, EdD, professor; BS, Suffolk University; MA, University of Massachusetts — Boston; EdD, Boston University
  • Guenther H. Der Manelian, MBA, CPA, CHAE, adjunct; BS, University of Rhode Island; MBA, Bryant College
  • Kathleen Drohan, MAT, CHE, associate professor; BS, University of Rhode Island; MAT, Johnson & Wales University
  • Brenda Kay Eckler, MBA, associate professor; AAS, SUNY Cobleskill; AAS, Schenectady County Community College; BBA, SUNY Delhi; MBA, SUNY Albany
  • Laura Egeln, PhD, professor; AAS, Fashion Institute of Technology; BS, Purdue University; MBA, University of North Carolina; PhD, University of North Carolina
  • Lee Esckilsen, MS, CFE, CHE, associate professor; AS, Dean College; BS, Bowling Green State University; MS, Indiana University
  • Maureen Farrell, PhD, professor, department chair; BA, MA, University of Rhode Island; PhD, University of Notre Dame
  • Brian P. Ferguson, MPS, assistant professor; BA, Queens College; MPS, Cornell University
  • Andrew Fraser, MEd, associate professor; BS, MEd, Temple University
  • Laura Gabiger, PhD, professor; BA, State University of New York — Buffalo; MA, PhD, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • Marian Gagnon, PhD, professor; BA, University of Rhode Island; MAT, Johnson & Wales University; PhD, The Union Institute University
  • Tamara Garcia, MA, associate professor; AA, Finger Lakes Community College; BA, Ithaca College; MA, Middlebury College
  • James Griffin, EdD, associate professor; AOS, BS, MAT, Johnson & Wales University; EdD, Boston University
  • Adam Hartman, PhD, assistant professor; BS, George Washington University; BA, George Washington University; PhD, Brown University
  • Samer Hassan, PhD, professor; BS, MS, PhD, Helwan University
  • Mark Hengen, MSF, associate professor; BS, Michigan State University; MSF, Yale University
  • Oren Hertz, MBA, assistant professor; BS, Florida International University; MBA, Nova Southeastern University
  • David Hood, MBA, assistant professor; BS, MBA, Johnson & Wales University
  • Kara Hoofnagle, PhD, assistant professor; BS, Old Dominion University; MA, Old Dominion University; PhD, Old Dominion University
  • Debbie C. Howarth, MS, CHME, MHA, CHE, associate professor; BS, University of Vermont; MS, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Emelia Howell, lecturer; BS, Wofford College; MBA, Winthrop University
  • Timothy Howes, MS, associate professor; BA, University of New Hampshire; MS, Boston College
  • Michel Gilbert, MBA, associate professor; BS, MBA, Johnson & Wales University
  • William Jarvie, MA, associate professor; AAS, Johnson & Wales University; AAS, Canton College (SUNY); BA, Michigan State University; MA, Empire State College (SUNY)
  • Alexander Katkov, PhD, professor; BS, Leningrad State University; MA, Leningrad Institute of Economics and Finance; PhD, St. Petersburg University of Economics & Finance
  • Stacey L. Kite, DBA, professor; BS, MS, Johnson & Wales University; DBA, Argosy University
  • William Klika, PhD, assistant professor; BA, Lehigh University; MA, Fairleigh Dickinson University; PhD, Concordia University
  • Leslie Kosky, MEd, associate professor; AS, Delaware County Community College; BA, University of Delaware; MEd, University of Guam;
  • John Krupa, DBA, professor; BS, Bryant College; MA, Rhode Island College; MBA, Providence College; DBA, Northcentral University
  • Jeri Langford, DBA, professor; BS, Florida Atlantic University; MBA, Pfeiffer University; DBA, Argosy University
  • Bryan Lavin, MBA, assistant professor; BA, Worcester State University; MBA, Johnson & Wales University
  • Patrick Leary, EdD, CHE, associate professor; BA, Providence College; MS, Canisius College; EdD, Northeastern University
  • Dawn Lopez, MBA, associate professor; BS, MBA, Winthrop University
  • Robert Lothrop, MBA, professor; AAS, BS, Johnson & Wales University; MBA, University of Phoenix
  • Sarah Malik, MBA, associate professor; BS, Manchester Metropolitan University; MBA, Oxford Brookes University
  • Peter Martino, MBA, associate professor; BS, University of Rhode Island; MBA, Bryant University
  • Eileen Medeiros, PhD, professor; BA, University of Connecticut; MA, PhD, University of Rhode Island
  • David T. Morris, MS, CHE, associate professor; BS, Presbyterian College; MS, Georgia State
  • Mohammad Moshtaghi, MBA, associate professor; BS, MBA, The Citadel
  • Lisa Nademlynsky, MBA, associate professor; AS, BS, Johnson & Wales University; MBA, Providence College
  • David Newman, MA, associate professor, department chair; BA, Rutgers University; MA, University of Chicago; MA, Brown University
  • Scott Palmieri, PhD, professor, department chair; BA, Providence College; MA, University of Rhode Island; PhD, Salve Regina University
  • Elizabeth Panciera, MBA, assistant professor; BS, Johnson & Wales University; MBA, Johnson & Wales University
  • Thomas Pandolfini Jr., MA, associate professor; BA, MA, Rhode Island College
  • Deborah Pasquarella, MEd, associate professor, department chair; BS, Bryant University; MEd, Colorado State University
  • Mark Peres, JD, professor; AB, Rollins College; JD, Florida State University
  • Stephen Poplaski, MBA, assistant professor; BS, Johnson & Wales University; MS, Bentley University
  • CharLee Puckett, BS, associate instructor; BS, Eastern New Mexico University
  • Louis Pullano, MS, CHE, associate professor; BS, MS, University of Rhode Island
  • Kristen Regine, DBA, professor; BS, Johnson & Wales University; MSM, Lesley College; DBA, Argosy University
  • Michelle Rego, MBA, associate professor; BS, University of Massachusetts; MBA, Bryant University
  • Elizabeth Robson, JD, associate professor; BA, Boston College; JD, Stetson University
  • Colin Roche, PhD, CHE, FMP, CEC, CCE, professor; AAS, Newbury College; AS, Southern Maine Community College; BS, Lynn University; MBA, Lynn University; PhD, Florida Atlantic University
  • TC Rogers, EdD, lecturer; BA, Regis College; MA, Goldsmiths College; EdD, Northeastern University
  • Tiffany Rhodes, DMin, assistant professor; BS, Millersville University of Pennsylvania; MA, Multnomah University; MDiv, DMin, Gordon Conwell in South Hamilton
  • Kimberly Rosenbaum, MHA, associate professor; BS, Johnson & Wales University; MHA, University of Las Vegas;
  • Michael Sabitoni, MS, CHE, associate professor, department chair; AS, BS, MS, Johnson & Wales University
  • Cara Sammartino, PhD, assistant professor, department chair; B.S., University of Vermont; MSPH, Emory University; PhD, Brown University 
  • Matthew Samel, PhD, CHE, FMP, professor; AS, Hagerstown Community College; AS, BS, MBA, Johnson & Wales University; PhD, Capella University
  • Diane Santurri, MEd, associate professor; BS, Bryant University; MEd, Johnson & Wales University
  • Desiree Schuler, MA, associate professor; BS, MA, Rhode Island College
  • Cynthia Sharp Carr, DVM, associate professor; DVM, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Karen Shea, MEd, professor; BA, Connecticut College; MEd, Rhode Island College
  • James C. Sheusi, MPA, associate professor, department chair; AAS, Erie Community College; BS, Buffalo State College; MPA, University of Rhode Island
  • Dale M. Silva, EdD, CHE, associate professor; AS, BS, MBA, EdD, Johnson & Wales University
  • Karen E. Silva, EdD, CHE, professor, department chair; BA, University of Massachusetts — Amherst; MA, Rhode Island College; EdD, Boston University
  • Martin Sivula, PhD, professor; BS, MEd, Fitchburg State College; PhD, University of Connecticut
  • Craig Skilling, MS, assistant professor; BS, Florida State University; MS, St. Thomas University
  • Corey Smith, MBA, associate professor; BS, Bryant University; MBA, University of Massachuetts at Lowell
  • Scott Smith, PhD, professor, department chair; BS, State College of Denver; MBA, University of Colorado, Boulder; PhD, Colorado State University
  • Roland Sparks, DBA, CPM, PE, professor; BS, University of New Hampshire; MS, MBA, DBA, Southern New Hampshire University
  • Gail St. Jacques, MS, associate professor, department chair; BA, Syracuse University; MS, Salve Regina University
  • Douglas Stuchel, MAT, CHE, associate professor; AS, BS, MAT, Johnson & Wales University
  • Ryan Tainsh, MS, associate professor; BA, MS, University of Rhode Island
  • Katharine Taylor, MBA, assistant professor; AS, Bryant University; BS, New England Institute of Technology; MBA, American Intercontinental University
  • Letta Taylor Campbell, DM, professor, college chair; BS, Colorado State University; MA, University of Phoenix; DM, Colorado Technical University 
  • Magnus Thorsson, MA, associate professor; AS, Hotel & Catering School of Iceland; BS, Johnson & Wales University; MA, Bennington College
  • Brian Van Gyzen, MBA, associate professor; AA, Community College of Rhode Island; BA, Rhode Island College; MBA, Johnson & Wales University
  • Elizabeth Van Patten, MS, CHE, associate professor; BS, St. John's University; MS, University of Illinois
  • Julie Viscardi-Smalley, MS, assistant professor; BA, Syracuse University; MS, Syracuse University
  • Geraldine E. M. Wagner, PhD, professor; BA, Brooklyn College; MA, PhD, Brown University
  • Robert Wahl, MS, CHE, associate professor; AS, BS, MS, Johnson & Wales University
  • Wendy Wagner, PhD, professor; BA, Cornell University; MA, PhD, Duke University
  • Rex Warren, PhD, assistant professor; BS, MS, University of Nevada, Las Vegas; PhD, Iowa State University
  • Brian J. Warrener, MBA, CHE, associate professor; BA, Harvard University; MBA, University of Rhode Island
  • Christopher Westgate, PhD, associate professor; BS, Cornell University; MA, Columbia University; PhD, Texas A&M
  • Carla White, PhD, assistant professor; BA, Wheelock College; MA, University of Rhode Island; PhD, Capella University
  • Alistair Williams, PhD, CHE, WSET, professor; BS, Sheffield Hallam University; MSc, University of Huddersfield; PhD, Leeds Beckett University
  • James Woods, PhD, assistant professor; BA, Morehead State University; MA, Morehead State University; MBA, Ball State University; PhD, Purdue University 
  • Kelly Wolfe, MFA, assistant professor; BA, University of Tampa; MFA, George Mason University; MFA, American University 
  • Erin Wynn, MA, associate professor; BS, New York University; MA, Hunter College
  • Pam Young, EdD, assistant professor; BS, Bowling Green State University; MBA, St. Thomas University; EdD, University of Miami
  • Manasseh Zechariah, PhD, professor; BSc, Calcutta University; MA, Jawaharlal Nehru University; PhD, University of California, Irvine