About SCS

Governance & Leadership

Central Administration

Kelly J. Otter, Ph.D.
Dean

Walter Rankin, Ph.D.
Deputy Dean

Kristen Consolo
Chief of Staff and Senior Administrative Officer

Heather Malneritch
Chief Financial Officer

Jeremy A. Stanton
Chief Digital Officer

Stacey Corcoran
Executive Director, Marketing

Daniel Stoll, Ph.D.
Senior Associate Dean, Academic and Faculty Affairs

Michael Canter, J.D.
Associate Dean, Academic Operations

Michele Mackie, Ph.D.
Associate Dean, Academic and Student Affairs

Sissel Malmbekk
Executive Director, Operations

Program Administration

Denise A. Keyes
Senior Associate Dean, Division of Professional Communication

Caitlin Cochran
Associate Dean, Summer and Special Programs

John Dolan, Ph.D.
Associate Dean, Liberal Studies 

Veronica D. Donahue, Ph.D.
Associate Dean, Division of Applied Management 

Amy Levine
Assistant Dean, Center for Continuing & Professional Education

Faculty Directors

Uwe Steven Brandes
Faculty Director and Associate Professor of the Practice, Urban & Regional Planning

Tim Frazier, Ph.D.
Faculty Director and Associate Professor of the Practice, Emergency & Disaster Management 

Larry Joseph, Ph.D.
Faculty Director and Professor of the Practice, Program & Portfolio Management; Project Management

Daniel Kelly, Ph.D.
Faculty Director and Associate Director of the Practice, Sports Industry Management

Ronald Morgan, Ph.D.
Faculty Director and Associate Professor of the Practice, Human Resources Management 

Gray Shealy
Faculty Director and Associate Professor of the Practice, Hospitality Management 

Brooke Van Dam, Ph.D.
Faculty Director and Associate Professor of the Practice, Journalism

Cylor Spaulding, Ph.D.
Faculty Director and Assistant Professor of the Practice, Public Relations & Corporate Communications

Glenn Williamson
Faculty Director and Assistant Professor of the Practice, Real Estate

Wendy Zajack
Faculty Director and Assistant Professor of the Practice, Integrated Marketing Communications

Lisa Darr-Feldner
Lecturer, Global Strategic Communications

Robert V. Bienvenu II, Ph.D.
Faculty Director and Associate Professor of the Practice, Regulatory Affairs

 

School of Continuing Studies Executive Committee

The SCS Executive Committee comprises faculty from Georgetown University, the University Provost or Provost's designee, and the Dean. The Committee reviews proposals for new credit programs and advises the Dean on internal and external affairs at SCS and the University.

Executive Committee Members

Catherine Armour
Director for Education and Academic Affairs

Elliott Crooke, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular & Cellular Biology

Wayne Davis, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Philosophy & President of the Faculty Senate

Emily Francomano, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Greg Havrilak, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies

Bardia Kamrad, Ph.D.
Professor, Operations and Information Management

Julia Lamm, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Theology

Ronald Morgan, Ph.D.
Faculty Director and Associate Professor of the Practice, Human Resources Management

Kelly Otter, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Continuing Studies

Terrence Reynolds, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Theology

Susan Vroman, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Economics 

Student Advisory Board

Featuring representation from each credit-bearing academic program, the School of Continuing Studies' Student Advisory Board interacts with the Dean and senior administrative leaders to improve the School's student experience. This group addresses both the academic and student life aspects of attending the School of Continuing Studies and meets bimonthly to review progress on ongoing projects and to propose new initiatives. 

Past projects include:

  • Establishing additional quiet study space
  • Organizing networking opportunities for students from all credit programs
  • Providing opportunities for students to produce original video content
  • Bringing stimulating speakers to campus

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