Departmental Directory   

Academic Affairs
Phone: 617-369-3833 or 617-369-3612
Fax: 617-369-3093

Writing Center: 617-369-3866
Academic Advising: 617-369-3612

Email: academicaffairs@smfa.edu

Sarah McKinnon, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the School

Greg D'Angelo, Associate Vice-President for Academic Administration

David Lloyd Brown, Associate Dean of Graduate Programs

Susan Lush, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs

Julie Boudoukara, Academic Advisor

Katherine Mitchell, Academic Advisor

Nan Freeman, Director, Diploma Program + Post-Baccalaureate Program

Debra Samdperil, Associate Vice President of Non-Degree Programs

Sarah Hutchinson, Administrative Assistant

Matthew Girard, Manager of SMFA Instructional Technology

Jackie Williams, Graduate Programs Assistant


Admissions
Phone: 617-369-3626
Toll-Free: 800-643-6078
Fax: 617-369-4264

Email: admissions@smfa.edu

Karen Townsend, Vice President and Dean of Enrollment

Chuck Chaney, Interim Director of Admissions

Robyn Reed, Associate Dean of Admissions

Thomas Duncan, Admissions Representative

Virginia Casey, Admissions Representative

Chrystine Reilly, Admissions Coordinator


Alumni Office
Phone: 617-369-3965

Email: alumni@smfa.edu


Stephanie Boyé, Director of Alumni Relations and Special Projects


Animation Studio
Phone: 617-369-3671

Greg Mahoney, Film and Animation Studio Manager


Art Education (Teacher Licensure Degree Programs)

Susan Barahal, Director of Art Education


Art History (Visual and Critical Studies)
Phone: 617-369-4102

Caroline Fonseca, Department Administrator


Buildings + Grounds
Phone: 617-369-3685
Helpline: 617-369-3071

Arthur (Gunnar) Trenoweth, Director of Campus Facilities

John Vaccaro, Supervisor - SMFA Cleaning


Business Office
Phone: 617-369-3631
Fax: 617-369-3131

Email: smfa_bus_off@smfa.edu

Barbara Donnellan, VP of Business Operations

Rosalyn Nazzaro, Bursar

Eleanor deSalvo, Assistant Bursar


Career Services
Phone: 617-369-3635
Fax: 617-369-3679

Email: arc@smfa.edu

Debra Samdperil, Associate VP of Non-Degree Programs

Catherine Tutter, Career Services Manager 

Katherine Mitchell, Internship Manager and Academic Advisor


Ceramics Studio
Phone: 617-369-3690

Jason D. Pacheco, Ceramics Technician


Communication + Marketing
Phone: 617-369-3391
Fax: 617-369-3091

Email: smfa-communications@smfa.edu

Amanda Karr, Director of Communications + Marketing

Patrick Walsh, Digital Manager

Brooke Daniels, Communications Officer

Bill Maass, Graphic Designer


Computer Lab (Mac Lab)
Phone: 617-369-3871

Sarah Gaw, Mac Lab Assistant Manager


Continuing Education
Phone: 617-369-3644

Email: coned@smfa.edu

Debra Samdperil, Associate VP of Non-Degree Programs

Molly Rohman, Program Assistant


Development
Phone: 617-369-3591
Fax: 617-247-6761

Email: development@smfa.edu

Anne Cowie, Vice President, Institutional Advancement and External Relations

Alex Huff, Senior Development Officer

Paul Kotakis, Manager of SMFA Annual Programs

Emily Everding, Development Officer

Nikki Rosato, Development Assistant


Exhibitions + Public Programs
Phone: 617-369-3656
Information Line: 617-369-3718
Fax: 617-369-3856

Joanna Soltan, Curator

David Powers, Exhibitions Manager

Alahna Watson, Exhibition and Programs Coordinator

David Thacker, Preparator/A.V. Specialist


Faculty Area Representatives
For specific faculty contact information, please call 617-369-3833.

Art Education: Susan Barahal

Ceramics: Michael Barsanti

Drawing: Paul Stopforth

First Year: Hilary Binda

Film: Jane Gillooly

Metals: Fritz Buehner

Painting: Angelina Gualdoni

Performance: Marilyn Arsem

Photography: Claire Beckett

Print + Paper: Peter Scott

Sculpture: Fritz Buehner

Senior Thesis: Jonathan Calm + David Davison

Sound: Nate Harrison

Graphic Arts: Chantal Zakari

Video: Barbara Bickart

Visual & Critical Studies: Jim Dow

Writing and English: Hilary Binda


Faculty Graduate Advisors
For specific faculty contact information, please call 617-369-3833.

Marilyn Arsem

Gerry Bergstein

Bill Burke

Andrea Champlin

Bonnie Donohue

Jane Gillooly

Mags Harries

Nate Harrison

Patte Loper

Graham McDougle

Megan McMillan

Ethan Murrow

Chris Nau

Kurt Ralske

John Schulz

Tony Schwensen

Jeff Silva

Jeannie Simms

Mary Ellen Strom


Film Studio
Phone: 617-369-3678

Greg Mahoney, Film and Animation Studio Manager


Financial Aid
Phone: 617-369-3645
Toll-free: 800-776-0135
Fax: 617-369-3041

Email: finaid@smfa.edu

Elizabeth Goreham, Director of Financial Aid

Rosemary Willow, Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Shaun Thomas, Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Nancy Schofield, Financial Aid Office Assistant


Food Service (Cafe des Arts)
Phone: 617-369-3541

Ahmed Abdalla, Manager

Mechaal Anik, Manager


Human Resources
Phone: 617-369-3413
Job Line: (MFA + SMFA) 617-369-3411
Fax: 617-247-2312

Maureen O'Reilly, Human Resources Representative


Library
Phone: 617-369-3650

Email: library@smfa.edu

Darin Murphy, Librarian

Lauren Kimball-Brown, Library Associate, Access Services and Collections Maintenance

Ashley Peterson, Library Associate


Media Services
Phone: 617-369-4067

Stephen Bailey, Media Services Coordinator


Media Stockroom
Phone: 617-369-3674

Daniel O'Connor, Media Stockroom Manager

Laura Beth Reese, Assistant Stockroom Manager


Metals Studio
Phone: 617-369-3692

Mariah Tuttle, Metals Shop Technician


Mission Hill Building
Front Desk Guard: 617-427-7460
Pay Phone: 617-427-7104


Model Coordinator

Phone: 617-369-3689

Jackie Williams, Model Coordinator

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Phone: 617-267-9300


Parking Garage
Phone: 617-369-3657


Performance Studio
Phone: 617-369-3883


Photography Studio
Phone: 617-369-3616

Chris Maliga
Photography Studio Manager


President's Office
Phone: 617-369-3581
Fax: 617-424-6271

Christopher Bratton, President

Anne Cowie, Vice President, Institutional Advancement and External Relations

Stephanie Boyé, Director of Alumni Relations and Special Projects

Christine Willis, Executive Assistant to the President


Printmaking Studio
Phone: 617-369-4018

Jenny Hughes, Printmaking Studio Technician


Provost
Phone: 617-369- 3606
Fax: 617-424-6271

Mary Roetzel, Associate Provost

Tom Thornton, Database Administrator


Registrar
Phone: 617-369 3621
Fax: 617-541-0920

Email: registrar@smfa.edu

Taylor Horner, Registrar

Brooke Tobey, Associate Registrar

Melissa Gibson
, Assistant Registrar

Brittany Gray, Assistant Registrar


School Store
Phone: 617-369-3688

Email: schoolstore@smfa.edu

Terri Nordone, School Store Manager

Dae Won Lee, School Store Assistant Manager


Sculpture Studio
Phone: 617-369-4248


Security
Phone: 617-369-3680

Walter Bentson, Security Guard


Silkscreen Studio
Phone: 617-369-4079


Sound Studio
Phone: 617-369-4109

Gabriel Solomon, Sound Studio Manager


Student Affairs
Phone: 617-369-3803
Fax: 617-369-4264

Counseling and Mental Health Services (appointments) 617-566-2200
Counseling and Mental Health Services (office) 617-393-3717

Email: studentaffairs@smfa.edu

Robert Chambers, VP of Student Affairs

Holly Gould, Assistant Director of Residential Life

Ryan O'Connell, Assistant Director of Student Life

Anna Devine, Student Affairs Coordinator


Student Employment
Phone: 617-369-3645

Shaun Thomas, Financial Aid Department Assistant

Jackie Williams, Model Coordinator


Tufts University
Phone: 617-628-5000
Tufts Shuttle: 781-369-2500


Video Studio
Phone: 617-369-3672

Stephen Decky, Video Studio Manager


Visual Resources Library
Phone: 617-369-3615

Email: visualresourceslibrary@smfa.edu


Welding Shop
Phone: 617-369-3719

Adam Cowell, Welding Shop Technician


Woodshop
Phone: 617-369-3047

Brad Spavin, Faculty and Woodshop Technician