The Fall Planning Working Group has been assigned to subgroups in order to address the myriad issues the College faces in planning for the Fall semester and a return to campus. Below is a list of the subgroups with their charge and membership.



Consider schedule, modes of instruction, class size, academic support, labs, immunocompromised individuals, teaching load, studio courses, course time grid, etc.

Bruce Anderson, interim provost

Christine Ingersoll, professor of chemistry

Gregg Scully, associate dean, Division of Graduate and Continuing Studies

Mark Stein, associate professor of history

Deborah Tamte-Horan, registrar

Lora Taub, dean of digital learning


Health and Safety

Consider quarantines, social distancing, testing, contact tracing, PPE, building access, security, moving between classes and departments, outbreaks, parking, etc.

Chrysan Cronin, assistant professor of public health

Brynnmarie Dorsey, executive director of health & counseling services

Brian Fidati, director and chief of campus safety

Allison Gulati, vice president for student affairs


Campus Life and Community

Consider events, student groups, conferences, social life, athletics, residence life, speakers, intramurals, etc.

Andrew Ardizzoia, assistant professor of music

Erika Bagley, associate professor of psychology

Michele Deegan, interim dean of academic life

Courtney Stephens, assistant dean of students and director of housing & residence life

Brooke Vick, associate provost for faculty & diversity initiatives


Facilities and Infrastructure

Consider impact on Wood Dining Commons, Life Sports Center, library, meeting rooms, facilities occupancy, technology, General's Quarters, residence halls, grounds, etc.

Jess Bien, general manager, theatre & dance

Jim Bolton, director of plant operations

Glenn Gerchmann, executive director of Seegers Union

Tom Roth, director of enterprise applications


Re-Opening / Return to Work Subcommittee

Consider actions, resources and materials for implementation of COVID-19 preventative measures across all facilities to prepare for a return to campus.

Jim Bolton, director of plant operations

Brynnmarie Dorsey, executive director of health & counseling services

Jason Feiertag, chief budgeting & accounting officer

Brian Fidati, director and chief of campus safety

Glenn Gerchman, executive director of Seegers union & campus events

Brenda Lakis, associate director, campus safety

John Pasquarello, general manager, Sodexo

Joseph Spirko, housekeeping manager

Peter Stark, operations manager, Sodexo

Jill Walsh, vice president for human resources