We are very pleased to announce the following full-time staff updates:
On July 31, 2017, Academic Affairs welcomed Laurie Teece, MSN RN as Evening/Weekend Nurse Laboratory Coordinator (Senior Technical Specialist). Ms. Teece brings to this position over 30 years of nursing experience and 18 years of nurse education experience. Most recently, she was the full time lab coordinator for three nursing programs: A.D.N., BSN, and RN to BSN at Becker College. Ms. Teece earned an Associate in Science in Nursing from Lasell Junior College, a Bachelor in Science in Nursing from Boston College and a Masters in Science in Nursing from Regis College.
On July 31, 2017, Academic Affairs welcomed Deborah Kilgour as Clerk III – Adult Community Learning Center. Ms. Kilgour brings to this position over 17 years of administrative experience in the public education sector. Most recently, she has been a part time Assessment Specialist and Distance Learning Administrative Assistant at Quinsigamond Community College’s Adult Community Learning Center. Prior to her work at QCC, she was a Staff Assistant at Mount Wachusett Community College’s Adult Learning Center.
On August 2, 2017, Enrollment Management, Student Engagement and Community Connections welcomed Gina Ciprari as Marketing Manager. Ms. Ciprari brings to this position over 13 years of online and social media marketing from the private sector. Most recently she worked for a non-profit where she launched new online media marketing events. Ms.Ciprari earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography from UMass Dartmouth.
On August 7, 2017, Enrollment Management, Student Engagement and Community Connections welcomes Theresa Vecchio as Dean of Students. Ms. Vecchio brings to this position over 26 years of student affairs experience in a higher educational environment. Most recently, she was the Assistant Dean of Students for the Semester at Sea Program for Colorado State University. Prior to that role, she held various roles at Springfield College ranging from Interim Vice President of Student Affairs to Dean of Students to Title IX Coordinator. Ms. Vecchio earned a Bachelor of Science from Southern Illinois University, a Master of Social Work from University of Connecticut and a Doctor of Education from Johnson and Wales University.
On August 7, 2017, Administrative Services welcomes Kellie VanCott as Accountant I – Payroll. Ms. VanCott has transferred from her recent position as an Accountant I in the Business Office, into a new role as an Accountant I in the Payroll Office. Additionally, she brings over six years of experience in accounting from the private sector. Ms. VanCott earned an Associate of Science in Business Administration from Quinsigamond Community College.
Please join us in welcoming QCC's new staff into their new roles.