Directory

Staff A-Z

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  • Chiara Abbondanti

    Immigration Services Officer

    B.A., John Cabot University

    cabbondanti@johncabot.edu

  • Rosalia Acampora

    Front Office Assistant


    racampora@johncabot.edu

  • Antonella Aiello

    Front Office Assistant

    B.A., Università di Catania
    M.A., University of Venice "Ca' Foscari"


    aaiello@johncabot.edu

  • Michelle Akerstrom

    Financial Aid Associate

    B.A., John Cabot University

    makerstrom@johncabot.edu

  • Alina Alexandrescu

    Finance Office Assistant

    B.A., John Cabot University

    aalexandrescu@johncabot.edu

  • Enrico Amarante

    Circulation Librarian

    Laurea, University of Rome "La Sapienza"
    M.L.S., Vatican International School of Library Sciences

    eamarante@johncabot.edu

  • Silvia Ammary

    Coordinator of the English Language for University Studies (Enlus) Program

    B.A., University of Jordan
    M.A., University of Jordan
    Ph.D., University of Jordan

    sammary@johncabot.edu

  • Danette Anderson

    Director of Marketing, Director of US Admissions Operations

    B.A., St Joseph's University, Philadelphia
    M.B.A., Henley Management College, UK

    danderson@johncabot.edu

  • James Antonio

    Director of US Study Abroad Admissions

    B.S., Frostburg State University
    M.A., George Washington University, Washington DC

    jantonio@johncabot.edu

  • Federigo Argentieri

    Director, Guarini Institute for Public Affairs

    Laurea, University of Rome "La Sapienza"
    Ph.D., University of Budapest-ELTE

    fargentieri@johncabot.edu

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  • Elaine Barreto

    Special Projects and Events Assistant

    B.A., St. Xavier’s College, Goa, India

    ebarreto@johncabot.edu

  • Joanne Bergamin

    Associate, Institute for Entrepreneurship

    B.A, B.Com., The University of Queensland, Australia 
    M.B.A., The University of Queensland

    jbergamin@johncabot.edu

  • Maria Borisova

    Housing Administration Coordinator

    B.A., John Cabot University

    mborisova@johncabot.edu

  • Ann Buckley

    Educational Consultant

    B.A., Ohio Wesleyan University
    M.A., University of California, Berkeley
    Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

    abuckley@johncabot.edu

  • Rita Bussetta

    Payroll Manager

    rbussetta@johncabot.edu

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  • Arianna Catti De Gasperi

    Director of US and International Admissions

    B.A., John Cabot University
    M.A., City University London

    acattidegasperi@johncabot.edu

  • Gloria Ceci

    Tiber Campus Manager, Receptionist

    Laurea triennale, University of Rome "La Sapienza"

    glceci@johncabot.edu

  • Chiara Cervini

    Immigration Services Office Assistant

    BA, John Cabot University

    ccervini@johncabot.edu

  • Hellen Vera Chilelli

    Associate Registrar, Executive Assistant for Institutional Research

    B.A., John Cabot University

    hchilelli@johncabot.edu

  • Alyssa Civitello

    Coordinator of Health and Wellbeing

    B.A., American University of Rome
    M.A.Ed., University of Redlands, California

    acivitello@johncabot.edu

  • Berenice Cocciolillo

    Director of Web Communications

    B.A., New York University
    M.A., New York University

    bcocciolillo@johncabot.edu

  • Anna Colella

    Executive Assistant to the Vice President and Dean of Academics

    Laurea, University of Florence

    acolella@johncabot.edu

  • Giovanna Contigiani

    Electronic Resources and Digital Collections Librarian

    gcontigiani@johncabot.edu

  • Stefania Corrado

    Associate Coordinator of DS Admissions

    B.A., American University, Washington DC

    scorrado@johncabot.edu

  • Stefano Curcuruto

    Director of Finance

    B.A., John Cabot University

    scurcuruto@johncabot.edu

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  • Rachael Fahrenbach

    Residential Life Coordinator

    B.A., University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
    M.I.R., Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan

    rfahrenbach@johncabot.edu

  • Jacqueline Falk Maggi

    Director of Development and Alumni Affairs/Special Events Coordinator

    B.A., University of Miami
    M.A., Sorbonne University

    jmaggi@johncabot.edu

  • Michèle Favorite

    Director of Italian Admissions

    B.A., Brown University
    M.Phil., Oxford University
    D.Phil., Oxford University

    mfavorite@johncabot.edu

  • Kathryne Fedele

    Chief of Staff, Title IX Coordinator, Staff Hiring Manager

    B.A., cum laude, Amherst College, Massachusetts
    M.Sc., Drexel University, Philadelphia

    kfedele@johncabot.edu

  • Andrea Fornari

    IT Director

    Laurea, University of Rome, "La Sapienza"

    afornari@johncabot.edu

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  • Pamela Harris

    Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Coordinator of Learning Disability Accommodations, Legal Counsel for U.S. Affairs

    A.B., University of California, Berkeley
    J.D., Harvard Law School

    pharris@johncabot.edu

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  • Tara Keenan

    Coordinator of the Writing Center

    B.A., New York University
    M.A., New York University
    Ph.D., Trinity College Dublin

    tkeenan@johncabot.edu

  • Amy Knauff

    Marketing Office Coordinator

    B.A., Susquehanna University, Pennsylvania

    aknauff@johncabot.edu

  • Gleb Konoplev

    Finance Office Assistant

    B.A., John Cabot University

    gkonoplev@johncabot.edu

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  • Maria Maffucci

    Housing Administrative Associate

    B.A., The Catholic University of America

    mmaffucci@johncabot.edu

  • Mimma Marafioti

    Receptionist, Guarini Campus

    mmarafioti@johncabot.edu

  • Gianluca Marini

    IT Specialist

    gmarini@johncabot.edu

  • Deanna Wylie Mayer

    Dean of Students

    B.S., Bowling Green State University, Ohio
    M.Div. Earlham College, Indiana
    M.F.A. Goucher College, Maryland

    dmayer@johncabot.edu

  • Deanna Wylie Mayer

    Dean of Students and Director of Housing and Residential Life

    B.S., Bowling Green State University, Ohio
    M.Div. Earlham College, Indiana
    M.F.A. Goucher College, Maryland

    dmayer@johncabot.edu

  • Settimio Menasci

    IT Support

    smenasci@johncabot.edu

  • Mary Merva, CFA

    Vice President and Dean of Academic Affairs

    B.A., California State University, Long Beach, 1982
    M.A., Rutgers University, 1985
    Ph.D., Rutgers University, 1989

    mmerva@johncabot.edu

  • Carolina Meucci

    Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist

    Laurea in Clinical and Community Psychology, University of Rome "La Sapienza"
    M.A. in Criminal and Forensic Psychology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY, NY
    Specialization in Psychotherapy, ISIPSÉ (Institute of Specialization in Psychoanalytic Self Psychology and Relational Psychoanalysis), Rome

    cmeucci@johncabot.edu

  • Eleonora Moccia

    Reference Librarian

    Laurea, University of Rome, "La Sapienza"
    M.L.S., University of Siena

    emoccia@johncabot.edu

  • Giordana Mongardini

    Study Abroad Admissions Counselor

    B.A., John Cabot University
    M.A., LUISS School of Government

    gmongardini@johncabot.edu

  • Francesca Monteporzio

    Manager of Finance and Operations Office

    fmonteporzio@johncabot.edu

  • Elisabetta Morani

    Head Librarian

    Laurea, University of Rome, "La Sapienza"
    M.L.S., Vatican International School of Library Sciences

    emorani@johncabot.edu

  • Enrique Murguia

    IT Specialist, Computer System Administrator, Computer Lab Manager

    B.A., John Cabot University

    emurguia@johncabot.edu

  • Pilar Murguia

    Director of Student Services

    B.A., John Cabot University
    AICE – Bocconi University - Cost Engineering Practitioner

    mmurguia@johncabot.edu

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  • Nicholas Page

    Associate Coordinator of Marketing

    B.Sc., University of Bolton, Bolton, U.K.

    npage@johncabot.edu

  • Franco Pavoncello

    President

    B.A., Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    M.A., University of Michigan
    Ph.D., University of Michigan

    fpavoncello@johncabot.edu

  • Manlio Perugini

    Assistant Librarian

    Laurea, Philosophy, University of Rome "La Sapienza"
    Dottorato di Ricerca, Philosophy, University of Rome "La Sapienza"
    M.L.S., Vatican International School of Library Sciences

    mperugini@johncabot.edu

  • Nicola Petrochhi

    Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist

    Laurea in Clinical and Community Psychology, University of Rome "La Sapienza"
    Psy.D. in Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapy - Scuola di Psicoterapia Cognitiva SPC di Roma
    Ph.D. in Psychology and Social Neuroscience, University of Rome "La Sapienza"

    npetrocchi@johncabot.edu

  • Delphine Pierantognetti

    Faculty Support Assistant and Administrative Coordinator of the ENLUS Program (currently on leave)

    dpierantognetti@johncabot.edu

  • Livia Piotto

    Reference Librarian

    Laurea, University of Rome "Roma Tre"
    M.L.S., University of Rome, "La Sapienza"

    lpiotto@johncabot.edu

  • Maria Plateo

    Professional and Continuing Education and Career Services Assistant

    B.A., John Cabot University

    mplateo@johncabot.edu

  • Alisa Polygalova

    International Admissions Counselor

    B.A., Volzhskiy University, Russia

    apolygalova@johncabot.edu

  • Filip Popov-Plavšić

    Assistant Director of Housing and Residential Life

    B.A., John Cabot University

    fpopovplavsic@johncabot.edu

  • Ginny Elizabeth Prince

    Registrar's Office Assistant

    B.Sc., University of Calgary

    gprince@johncabot.edu

  • Riccardo Pugliese

    Web Content Editor

    Laurea, University of Venice
    M.A., University of Maryland

    rpugliese@johncabot.edu

  • Silvia Pulino

    Director, Institute for Entrepreneurship

    B.A., Oxford University
    M.A., Oxford University
    M.B.A., Harvard Graduate School of Business

    spulino@johncabot.edu

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  • Tricia Realbuto

    Assistant Director for US Operations

    B.A., Bridgewater State University
    M.S., Nova Southeastern University

    trealbuto@johncabot.edu

  • Elisabeth Sheryl Reis

    Finance Office Assistant

     

    ereis@johncabot.edu

  • Lauren Rice

    Associate Coordinator for Graduate Admissions and Visiting First-Year Programs

    B.A., Trinity College, Hartford, CT

    lrice@johncabot.edu

  • Kirsten Rogerson

    Financial Aid Supervisor

    B.A., John Cabot University

    krogerson@johncabot.edu

  • Maria Romano

    IT Systems Manager

    B.S., University of Maryland

    mromano@johncabot.edu

  • Roberto Ronzulli

    Faculty Support Coordinator

    rronzulli@johncabot.edu

  • Lisa Rosati

    Executive Office Manager

    B.A., Temple University

    lrosati@johncabot.edu

  • Michel Rosuelo

    Associate Coordinator for Partner Schools Admissions

    B.A., University of Batangas, Philippines
    B.A., cum laude, John Cabot University

    mrosuelo@johncabot.edu

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  • Corrine Sabbatucci

    Administrative Officer

    B.A., John Cabot University

    csabbatucci@johncabot.edu

  • Rebekah Sagredo

    Student Activities Coordinator

    B.A., Dartmouth College
    Laurea, University of Rome "La Sapienza"

    rsagredo@johncabot.edu

  • Antonella Salvatore

    Director, Center for Professional and Continuing Education and Career Services

    Laurea, University of Pescara, 1995
    M.B.A., Open University, U.K., 2006
    Advanced Certificate of Human Capital Management, London School of Business and Finance, 2015
    Advanced Diploma of Human Resources Management, London School of Business and Finance, 2016

    asalvatore@johncabot.edu

  • Domenico Scaringi

    Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist

    MSc in Psychodynamic Developmental Neuroscience, University College, London
    Qualifying Psychotherapy Training at Associazione Romana per la Psicoterapia dell'Adolescente e del Giovane Adulto, Rome

    dscaringi@johncabot.edu

  • Carmen Scarpati

    Registrar

    Laurea, University of Siena
    M.A., St. John's University, Rome
    D.B.A. Candidate, University of Bath, U.K.

    cscarpati@johncabot.edu

  • Sara Sciarretta

    Coordinator of Data and BlackBaud Operations for Admissions

    B.S., College of Environmental Science and Forestry – SUNY ESF

    sasciarretta@johncabot.edu

  • Marco Sicilia

    Administrative Support Assistant

    msicilia@johncabot.edu

  • Gina Siddu Pilia

    Coordinator of Foreign Language Resource Center

    Laurea, University of Florence

    gsiddupilia@johncabot.edu

  • Nadia Spagnoli

    Associate Coordinator of Admissions/US Admissions Counselor

    B.A., University of Ottawa

    nspagnoli@johncabot.edu

  • Gina Marie Spinelli

    Academic Administrative Assistant, Executive Coordinator for the Italy Reads Program

    B.A., Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania

    gspinelli@johncabot.edu

  • Sonia Livia Steinberg

    Assistant Coordinator for Independent Admissions

    B.A., Sarah Lawrence College
    M.A., University of Washington

    ssteinberg@johncabot.edu

  • Nataliya Svyatokho

    Finance Office Assistant

    nsvyatokho@johncabot.edu

  • Erin Swanson

    Assistant to the Director of Development and Alumni Affairs

    A.A., New York University,
    B.A., John Cabot University

    eswanson@johncabot.edu

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  • Giorgia Tamburi

    Career Services and Continuing Education Assistant

    B.A., John Cabot University

    gtamburi@johncabot.edu

  • Brian Thomson

    Coordinator of the Digital Media Lab

    B.A., New York University
    M.A., New York University
    Ph.D., University College Dublin

    bthomson@johncabot.edu

  • Danilo Tilli

    Interim Housing Operations Coordinator

    dtilli@johncabot.edu

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  • Federico Virzo

    Professional and Continuing Education and Career Services Assistant

    B.A., John Cabot University

    fvirzo@johncabot.edu

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