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QCC Welcomes New Staff

January, 2017

We are very pleased to announce the addition of the following new staff members to Quinsigamond Community College:

On January 3, 2017, Enrollment Management, Student Engagement and Community Connections welcomed Caitlin Laurie as Associate Director of Operations and Student Service (Financial Aid Office). Ms. Laurie brings over 7 years of financial Aid experience to this position. Most recently, she was a Senior Financial Aid Counselor here at QCC. Prior to her work at QCC, she was an Assistant Director of Financial Aid at Clark University. Ms. Laurie earned a Bachelor’s of Arts in Communications and Culture and a Master of Science in Professional Communication from Clark University.

On January 3, 2017, Administrative Services welcomed Kellie VanCott as Accountant I (Business Office). Ms. VanCott brings to this position over 5 years of experience in accounting. Most recently, she was an Accounting Assistant at Hanover Insurance Company.  Ms. VanCott earned an Associate of Science in Business Administration from Quinsigamond Community College. 

On January 3, 2017, Academic Affairs welcomed Christine McNally into a new role as Program Specialist, Business Development (Center for Workforce Development & Continuing Education). Ms. McNally brings over 15 years of non-traditional student training, non-profit and higher education experience to this position. Ms. McNally earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Liberal Studies and a Certificate in Professional Management from Assumption College.  

On January 9, 2017, Academic Affairs welcomed Kathleen O’Connor into a new role as Program Manager, Center for Workforce Development & Continuing Education. Ms. O’Connor brings over 18 years of non-traditional student training and higher education experience to this position. Most recently, she was the Corporate Training Specialist here at Quinsigamond Community College. Ms. O’Connor earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Special Education from Fitchburg State University.  

On January 9, 2017, Academic Affairs welcomed Jeremy Jungbluth into a new role as Program Manager of Adult Learning Community. Mr. Jungbluth brings over 9 years of teaching, program management, non-profit and higher education experience to this position. Most recently, he is a Literacy Specialist at Holyoke Community College. Mr. Jungbluth earned a Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction from University of Illinois at Chicago.

On January 17, 2017, Academic Affairs welcomed Tenisha Perez into a new role as Clerk III-Career & Academic Advisement Offices (Advising & SETC). Ms. Perez brings over four years of administrative and customer service experience to this position and has earned an Associates in Executive Administration from Salter College.  

On January 23, 2017, Administrative Services welcomed Vanessa Landyn as Events and Office Manager. Ms. Landyn has been working at Quinsigamond Community College since 2006. Most recently as an Administrator for Healthcare and Workforce Development Center. Ms. Landyn also brings to this position experience in the private sector as an office manager and project manager. Ms. Landyn earned a Bachelor’s of Arts in Psychology and a Master in Business Administration from St. John’s University. 

On January 23, 2017, Academic Affairs welcomed Nicole Dellasanta as Learning Manager, General Academic Areas (Coordinator, Learning Resources). Ms. Dellasanta has been working at Quinsigamond Community College since 2009, most recently, as the substitute learning manager, GAA. She is also an adjunct faculty member in the English department. Ms. Dellasanta earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from Assumption College and a Master of Arts in English from Clark University.   

On January 30, 2017, Enrollment Management, Student Engagement and Community Connections welcomed Betsy Groves as Associate Director of Technology and Systems (Financial Aid Office). Ms. Groves brings over 20 years of Financial Aid and higher education experience to this position. Most recently, she was an Implementation Specialist in the private sector assisting schools implement academic administrative software. Prior to that experience, she was the Director of Financial Aid  at University of Massachusetts Medical School. Ms. Groves earned a Bachelor’s of Science from University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth. 

Please join us in welcoming our new staff into their new roles.