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ADMINISTRATION/STAFF

Wendy Robinson, PhD, RN, FNP-BC,CNE
President/CEO
BS, Long Island University; MS, Pace University; PhD, Duquesne University

Galina Vilkina
Head of Finance
BBA, Bernard M. Baruch College, CUNY; MBA, Financial Academy

Celeste Wallin
Director of Administration
BA, Gustavus Adolphus College; MIA, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

Sandra Senior
Director of Student Services
BA, Herbert H. Lehman College, CUNY

Indrajeet Singh Chauhan
Director of the Library / Information Technology
BS, MA, Vikram University, India; MLS, Queens College, CUNY

Michelle Hernandez
Director of External Affairs
BA, Rutgers University; MPA, Long Island University

Tonia Grant, RN
Director of Upper Division Bachelor of Science
Associate Professor, Nursing; BS, Excelsior College; MSN, PhD candidate, University of Phoenix

Heather Johnson, RN
Director, Associate Degree Program, Assistant Professor, Nursing
BS, SUNY Downstate College of Nursing; MS, Stony Brook University

Barbara Paxton
Development Officer
BA, Wellesley College; MIA, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

Andrine Thomas
Financial Aid Counselor
BA, Laboratory Institute of Merchandising; MPA, Metropolitan College of New York

Gladys Pineda
Associate Director of Student Services
BBA, Monroe College

Kimberly Lipscomb, PHR
Human Resources Generalist
BA Candidate, Fordham University

Kevin Ali
Institutional Researcher; Instructor, Statistics
BA, Baruch College, CUNY; MS, Pace University

Dana Golin
College Counselor
BA, Hunter College, CUNY; MA, New York University

Evelyn Lugo
Executive Assistant
AAS, Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY

Mohammed Hashem
Finance Assistant
BBA, Bernard M. Baruch College, CUNY

Althea Brown
Faculty Secretary
AAS, Monroe College

Imogene Paulette Dennis, LPN
Admissions Associate
AAS, Bronx Community College, CUNY

Dianne Barr
College Assistant
AAS, Katherine Gibbs School; BS, Mercy College

Eickel Ortiz
Information Technology / Library Associate
AAS, Katherine Gibbs School

Sneha Dave-Shukla
Library Assistant
BCom, Gujarat University, India; LLB, Shaw Law College, Gujarat University, India

Celia Oliver
Admissions Assistant
AAS, Interboro Institute

Alphonsa Ittoop
College Recruiter;
BS, Northern Illinois University, MBA, Keller Graduate School of Management
 
FACULTY

FULL-TIME FACULTY

Bernice Banschick, RN, NP
Instructor, Nursing
BS, MS, Long Island University; MS, Hunter College, CUNY

Heather Buccello, RN
Assistant Professor, Coordinator, Parent-Child Health Nursing
BS, Pace University; MS, Stony Brook University, SUNY

Carlene Byfield, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, Adelphi University; MS, New York University

Emily Murray Edwards, RN-C, ANP
Assistant Professor, Nursing
BS, MS, MPH, Hunter College, CUNY; MBA, Iona College

Linda Ende, RN
Associate Professor, Coordinator, Psychiatric-Community Mental Health Nursing
BS, Hunter College, CUNY; MA, MPhil, New York University

Justine Fitzgerald
Associate Professor, English; Director, Writing Center
BA, MA, The City College of New York, CUNY

Michelle Gardner, RN
Assistant Professor, Nursing
BS, North Carolina Central University; MS, Adelphi University

Patric George, MD
Instructor, Biological Sciences
MB, BS, Punjab University Christian Medical College

Paul Gyabaa-Amponsah, MD
Assistant Professor, Coordinator, Biological Sciences
BSc, MB, ChB, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana

Jayne Kier, RN
Instructor
BS, MS, St. Joseph’s College

Leolinda Mangaoang, RN, CCRN
Assistant Professor, Coordinator, Medical-Surgical Nursing II
BSN, University of the Philippines; MA, Teachers College, Columbia University

Delores McGregor, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, MS, Mercy College

PART-TIME FACULTY

Janice Bloomfield-Alves, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BA, MA, University at Buffalo, SUNY; MS, SUNY Downstate College of Nursing; Ed.D. Dowling College

Lafleur Chakroverty, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, St. Francis College; MSN, Molloy College

Shirlee Cohen, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, College of New Jersey; MS, Columbia University

Chloe Cooper Jones
Instructor, Philosophy
MFA; University of Kansas

Mary Cox, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, SUNY Downstate College of Nursing; MS, Long Island University

Judith Daley, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, SUNY Downstate College of Nursing; MS, Central Michigan University

Shirley Daniels, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, SUNY Downstate College of Nursing; MSN/ED, University of Phoenix

Alex Dekhterman
Instructor, Science
BS, MS, Polytechnic Institute of New York University

Lucille Fenelon, RN
Instructor
BS, SUNY Downstate College of Nursing; MS, MHA, University of Phoenix

Pamela Ford, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, Mercy College; MS, College of New Rochelle

Hortense Green, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, Herbert H. Lehman College, CUNY; MS, Mercy College

Tara Howard Saunders, RN, NP-P
Instructor, Nursing
BS, Adelphi; MS, Columbia University

Cheryl Kurtz Kwan
Instructor, Science
BS, MS, Long Island University

Dorothy Kirton, EdD, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, Hunter College, CUNY; MS, City College, CUNY; EdD, Nova Southeastern University

Kenneth Kruta
Instructor, Science
BS, Suny at Binghamton; MS, SUNY Health Science Center Brooklyn

Cecilia Lavides-Lim, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BSN, De Ocampo Memorial Schools, Philippines; MA, New York University

Anna Leybovich
Instructor, Psychology
BA, Hunter College, CUNY; MA, Teachers College, Columbia University

Bernadette Mayers, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, University of Phoenix; MS, New York University

Exuperia Merecido, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BSN, MS, Silliman University, Philippines

Jose Miguel Mitre, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, MA, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines; MS, College of Mount St. Vincent

Sylvia Modeste, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, Hunter College, CUNY; MS, Molloy College

Nicole Morris, RN
Instructor
BS, New York Institute of Technology; MS, Mercy College

Rasheem Northington
Instructor, Science
BA, MA, Hunter College, CUNY

Jose Planillo, RN, CCRN
Instructor, Nursing
BSN, Far Eastern University, Philippines; MSN, MBA, University of Phoenix

Maria Elena Pina Fonti, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, Hunter College, CUNY; MS, Columbia University

Ivreen Robinson, PhD, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BS, MS, College of New Rochelle; PhD, Walden University

Barbara Rome
Assistant Professor
BS, MS, Mercy College

Beryl Sinclair, RN, CS FNP
Instructor, Nursing
BS, College of New Rochelle; MS, Pace University

Marcia Skeete, RN, PMHCNS-BC
Instructor, Nursing
BS, Long Island University; MS, Hunter College, CUNY

Joyce Sobel, LMSW
Instructor, Social Science
BA, Brooklyn College, CUNY; MSW, Smith College

Miriam Lacob Stix
Instructor, English
BA, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa; MS, Columbia University, MSEd Lehman College, CUNY

Michelle Waddy, RN, PNP
Instructor, Nursing
BS, MS, Columbia University

Shari Walcott
Instructor, Science;
BS, University at Albany, SUNY; MA, Lehman College, CUNY; MA.Ed, University of Phoenix, MPhil, Graduate School and Center, CUNY

Caleen Warren, RN, FNP
Instructor, Nursing
BS, MS, Hunter College, CUNY

Edward Williams, RN
Instructor, Nursing
BA, MPH, Hunter College, CUNY