Directory

Staff by Offices

ADMISSIONS

  • Arianna Catti De Gasperi

    Director of US and International Admissions

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

    [email protected]

  • Michèle Favorite

    Director of Italian Admissions

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

    [email protected]

  • James Antonio

    Director of US Study Abroad Admissions

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

    [email protected]

  • Laura Della Porta

    Assistant Director of Italian Admissions

    [email protected]

  • Tricia Realbuto

    Assistant Director for US Operations

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

    [email protected]

  • Sara Sciarretta

    Coordinator of Data and BlackBaud Operations for Admissions

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

    [email protected]

  • Nadia Spagnoli

    Coordinator of U.S. Admissions

    B.A., University of Ottawa

    [email protected]

  • Michel Rosuelo

    Associate Coordinator for Partner Schools Admissions

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

    [email protected]

  • Lauren Rice

    Associate Coordinator for Graduate Admissions and Visiting First-Year Programs

    B.A., Trinity College, Hartford, CT

    [email protected]

  • Stefania Corrado

    Associate Coordinator of DS Admissions

    B.A., American University, Washington DC

    [email protected]

  • Sonia Livia Steinberg

    Assistant Coordinator for Independent Admissions

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

    [email protected]

  • Giordana Mongardini

    Study Abroad Admissions Counselor

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

    [email protected]

  • Francesca Leone

    Italian Admissions Counselor

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

    [email protected]

  • Adriana Mejia Merino

    Latin American Admissions Counselor

    B.A. Universidad Catolica de Oriente, Colombia
    M.A. American College Dublin, Ireland

    [email protected]

  • Francesca Giambanco

    DS Admissions Counselor

    B.A. Georgia State University

    [email protected]

  • Michela Lauritano

    Italian Admissions Counselor

    [email protected]

  • Ann Buckley

    Educational Consultant

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

    [email protected]

CAREER SERVICES AND CONTINUING EDUCATION

  • 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

    [email protected]

  • Maria Plateo

    Social media manager

    B.A., John Cabot University

    [email protected]

  • Federico Virzo

    Career Services Coordinator

    B.A., John Cabot University

    [email protected]

  • Giorgia Tamburi

    Career counselor

    B.A., John Cabot University

    [email protected]

  • Alessia Margozzi

    Continuing Education Assistant

    [email protected]

COUNSELING

  • 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

    [email protected]

  • 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

    [email protected]

  • Nicola Petrocchi

    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"

    [email protected]

DEAN OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

  • 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

    [email protected]

  • 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

    [email protected]

  • Andrea Lanzone

    Assistant Dean for Student Academic Affairs

    Laurea, University of Rome “La Sapienza”
    Ph.D., Essex University, UK

    [email protected]

  • Thomas Govero

    Assistant to the Dean

    B.A., St. Louis University
    M.A., University of Colorado, Boulder

    [email protected]

  • Gina Marie Spinelli

    Executive Assistant to the Vice President for External Affairs and Special Projects

    B.A., Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania

    [email protected]

  • Delphine Pierantognetti

    Faculty Support Assistant

    [email protected]

  • Silvia Pulino

    Director, Institute for Entrepreneurship

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

    [email protected]

  • Joanne Bergamin

    Coordinator, Institute for Entrepreneurship

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

    [email protected]

  • Tara Keenan

    Coordinator of the Writing Center

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

    [email protected]

  • Brian Thomson

    Coordinator of the Digital Media Lab

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

    [email protected]

  • Luca Renzi

    Executive Assistant to the Vice President and Dean of Academic Affairs

    [email protected]

  • Gina Siddu Pilia

    Coordinator of Foreign Language Resource Center

    Laurea, University of Florence

    [email protected]

  • 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

    [email protected]

  • Irene Latini

    Faculty Support Assistant

    B.A., Università degli Studi della Tuscia, Viterbo
    M.A., Università degli Studi della Tuscia, Viterbo
    Post-graduate certificate, Libera Università SS. Assunta, Rome

    [email protected]

  • Simone Tiradritti

    Faculty Support Assistant

    B.A., Link Campus University of Malta and Second University of Studies, Naples
    M.A., Link Campus University of Malta, Rome
    Post-graduate certificate, Albalonga Training Center, Rome

    [email protected]

  • Roberto Ronzulli

    Media Lab Assistant

    B.A., John Cabot University

    [email protected]

DEAN OF STUDENTS’ OFFICE

  • Valentina Di Blasi

    Dean of Students

    B.A., Boston University
    M.Ed., Boston University

    [email protected]

  • Julia Del Papa

    Director of Community Service, Religious Life and Multiculturalism

    Laurea, Università di Roma LUMSA
    M.A., LUISS

    [email protected]

  • Carla Wiegers

    Assistant Dean of Students

    M.A., St. John’s University
    B.A., Fairfield University

    [email protected]

  • Alyssa Civitello

    Director of Health and Wellbeing

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

    [email protected]

  • Chiara Abbondanti

    Director of Immigration Services

    B.A., John Cabot University

    [email protected]

  • Huda Nasreddin

    Immigration Services Assistant

    B.A., John Cabot University

    [email protected]

FINANCE DEPARTMENT

FINANCIAL AID OFFICE

  • Kirsten Rogerson

    Financial Aid Supervisor

    B.A., John Cabot University

    [email protected]

  • Michelle Akerstrom

    Financial Aid Associate

    B.A., John Cabot University

    [email protected]

HOUSING AND RESIDENTIAL LIFE

  • Yukari Vivian Wayda

    Director of Housing

    B.A., University of Washington

    [email protected]

  • Danilo Tilli

    Housing Operations Coordinator

    [email protected]

  • Alessandra Iannotta

    Housing Administrative Associate

    [email protected]

  • Rachael Fahrenbach

    Residential Life Coordinator (on leave)

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

    [email protected]

  • Vanessa Di Carlo

    Residential Life Coordinator

    Laurea, University of Rome “Sapienza”

    [email protected]

  • Flavia Elisabetta Chiara Gallian

    Residential Life Associate

    [email protected]

  • Madaline Huntsinger

    Housing and Residential Life Associate

    B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University

    [email protected]

IT DEPARTMENT

  • Andrea Fornari

    IT Director

    Laurea, University of Rome, "La Sapienza"

    [email protected]

  • Valerio Catani

    IT Systems Manager

    Laurea Triennale, University of Rome, “Roma Tre”

    [email protected]

  • Maria Romano

    IT Systems Manager

    B.S., University of Maryland

    [email protected]

  • Enrique Murguia

    IT Specialist, Computer System Administrator, Computer Lab Manager

    B.A., John Cabot University

    [email protected]

  • Gianluca Marini

    IT Specialist

    [email protected]

  • Settimio Menasci

    IT Support

    Laurea, University of Rome, "La Sapienza"

    [email protected]

  • Simona Hanova

    IT Help Desk Technician

    B.A., Anglo-American University, Prague
    M.A., Anglo-American University, Prague

    [email protected]

  • Riccardo Bassetti

    IT Help Desk Technician

    B.A., University of Rome, "La Sapienza"
    M.A., Macquarie University, Sydney

    [email protected]

LIBRARY

  • Elisabetta Morani

    Head Librarian

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

    [email protected]

  • Livia Piotto

    Reference Librarian

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

    [email protected]

  • Enrico Amarante

    Circulation Librarian

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

    [email protected]

  • Eleonora Moccia

    Reference Librarian

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

    [email protected]

  • 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

    [email protected]

  • Paolo Antonio Livorati

    Assistant Librarian

    Laurea, University of Parma

    [email protected]

  • Maria Irene Civita Mosillo

    Collection Management Librarian

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

    [email protected]

  • Giovanna Contigiani

    Electronic Resources and Digital Collections Librarian

    [email protected]

LOGISTICS ADMINISTRATION

MARKETING

  • Danette Anderson

    Director of Marketing, Director of US Admissions Operations

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

    [email protected]

  • Nicholas Page

    Associate Coordinator of Marketing

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

    [email protected]

  • Amy Knauff

    Marketing Office Coordinator

    B.A., Susquehanna University, Pennsylvania

    [email protected]

PRESIDENT’S OFFICE

  • Franco Pavoncello

    President

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

    [email protected]

  • Kathryne Fedele

    Director of Administration, Chief of Staff, Title IX Coordinator

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

    [email protected]

  • Lisa Rosati

    Executive Office Manager

    B.A., Temple University

    [email protected]

  • Jacqueline Falk Maggi

    Director of Development and Alumni Affairs/Special Events Coordinator

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

    [email protected]

  • Irene De Giuseppe

    Assistant to the Director of Development and Alumni Affairs

    [email protected]

  • Federigo Argentieri

    Director, Guarini Institute for Public Affairs

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

    [email protected]

REGISTRAR

  • Carmen Scarpati

    Registrar

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

    [email protected]

  • Hellen Vera Chilelli

    Associate Registrar, Executive Assistant for Institutional Research

    B.A., John Cabot University

    [email protected]

STUDENT SERVICES

  • Pilar Murguia

    Director of Student Services

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

    [email protected]

  • Flora Decker

    Orientation Coordinator (Maternity Leave)

    Laurea, Università di Milano – Bicocca

    [email protected]

  • Rebekah Sagredo

    Student Activities Coordinator

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

    [email protected]

  • Giulia Ricci

    Student Cultural Programs and Activities Coordinator

    [email protected]

  • Federica Bocco

    Student Services Assistant

    B.A., John Cabot University

    [email protected]

  • Ariana Damaske

    Interim Orientation Coordinator

    B.A., Wheaton College

    [email protected]

WEB COMMUNICATIONS

  • Berenice Cocciolillo

    Director of Web Communications

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

    [email protected]

  • Riccardo Pugliese

    Webmaster

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

    [email protected]