Advancing a Massachusetts Culture of Assessment (AMCOA)

Current AMCOA Team Members (May 2013–May 2015)

Leadership

Region One

  1. Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield, www.berkshirecc.edu
    • Thomas Curley, Dean of Humanities
    • Charles Prescott, Associate Professor of English
  2. Greenfield Community College, Greenfield, www.gcc.mass.edu
    • Kate Finnegan, Professor, Early Childhood Education
    • Marie Breheny, Director of Assessment
  3. Holyoke Community College, Holyoke, www.hcc.edu
    • Judy Turcotte, Director of Planning and Assessment (Regional Co-Chair)
    • Terri Kinstle, Associate Professor of Psychology
  4. Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, North Adams, www.mcla.edu
    • Kristina Bendikas, Associate Dean for Assessment and Planning
    • Mark Cohen, Associate Professor of Computer Science
  5. Springfield Technical Community College, Springfield, www.stcc.edu
    • Barb Chalfonte, Dean of Institutional Effectiveness (Regional Co-Chair)
    • Laura Henderson, Director of Assessment
  6. University of Massachusetts Amherst, www.umass.edu
    • Martha Stassen, Assistant Provost, Assessment & Educational Effectiveness
  7. Westfield State University, Westfield, www.wsc.ma.edu
    • Lisa Plantefaber, Associate Dean, Institutional Research and Assessment
    • Joe Camilleri, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology

Region Two

  1. Fitchburg State University, Fitchburg, www.fitchburgstate.edu
    • Chris Cratsley, Director of Assessment
    • Joseph Moser, Assistant Professor, Department of English
  2. Framingham State University, Framingham, www.framingham.edu
    • Mark Nicholas, Director of Assessment
    • Rebecca Shearman, Assistant Professor of Biology
  3. Quinsigamond Community College, Worcester, www.qcc.edu
    • Nancy Schoenfeld,Dean of Human Services and Science
    • Gaelan Benway, Professor of Sociology
  4. MassBay Community College, Wellesley Hills, www.massbay.edu
    • Brianne McDonough,Senior Research Analyst
    • Yves Salomon-Fernandez, Dean of Institutional Planning, Research and Assessment
  5. Middlesex Community College, Bedford, www.middlesex.mass.edu
    • Elise Martin, Dean of Assessment
    • Robert Awkward, Professor, Business and Economics
  6. Mount Wachusett Community College, Gardner, www.mwcc.edu
    • Ruth Slotnick, Director of Articulation and Learning Assessment (Regional Chair)
    • William Lefrancois, Professor of Biology
  7. Worcester State University, Worcester, www.worcester.edu
    • Carol Lerch, Assistant Vice President for Assessment and Planning
    • Anne Falke, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Program Area Chair, LASC
  8. University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, www.uml.edu
    • Cathy Levey, Professor, Criminal Justice
    • Paula Haines, Coordinator, First Year Writing Program, English Department

Region Three

  1. Bunker Hill Community College, Boston, www.bhcc.mass.edu
    • David Leavitt, Executive Director of Institutional Effectiveness
    • Tim McLaughlin, Professor and Chair, English Department
  2. North Shore Community College, Danvers, www.northshore.edu
    • Russell Green, Assistant Professor of Communications
    • Saradah Ramesh, Senior Special Programs Coordinator / Academic Assessment (Regional Co-Chair)
  3. Northern Essex Community College, Haverhill, www.necc.mass.edu
    • Ellen Wentland, Associate Dean: Academic and Institutional Effectiveness (Regional Co-Chair)
    • Suzanne Van Wert, Professor of English
  4. Salem State University, Salem, www.salemstate.edu
    • Neal DeChillo, Associate Provost and Dean, College of Health & Human Services
    • Jim Gubbins, Associate Professor, Interdisciplinary Studies
  5. Roxbury Community College, Roxbury, www.rcc.mass.edu
    • Javad Moulai, STEM Division Faculty Member
  6. Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, www.massart.edu
    • Dan Serig, Dean of Academic Programming
  7. University of Massachusetts Boston, www.umb.edu
    • Neal Bruss, Associate Professor, English Department
    • Maura Mast, Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies

Region Four

  1. Bridgewater State University, Bridgewater, www.bridgew.edu
    • Michael Young, Associate Provost for Academic Planning and Administration
    • John Marvelle, Professor of Elementary and Early Childhood Education
  2. Bristol Community College, Fall River, www.bristolcc.edu
    • Suzanne Buglione, Dean, Lash Center for Teaching and Learning
    • Shelly Murphy, Instructor of Communication, Division of Humanities and Education
  3. Cape Cod Community College, West Barnstable, www.capecod.edu
    • William Berry, Professor, Language and Literature Department
    • Maureen O’Shea, Director of Institutional Research and Planning
  4. Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Buzzards Bay, www.maritime.edu
    • Kate McLaren, Director of Institutional Effectiveness
    • Mark Patrick, Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs
  5. Massasoit Community College, Brockton, www.massasoit.mass.edu
    • Peter Johnston, Dean of Academic Advising and Assessment
    • Rita Jones-Hyde, Assistant Professor of Humanities and Fine Arts (Regional Chair)
    • Susan Keith, Associate Professor of Humanities and Fine Art
  6. University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, www.umassd.edu
    • Ed Morgan, Director of Learning Assessment
    • Marlene Clapp, Senior Institutional Research Analyst