Administration Information

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Tom Wolf, Governor

State System of Higher Education

Frank T. Brogan, Chancellor

Board of Governors

  • Guido M. Pichini, Chair (Wyomissing)
  • Ronald G. Henry, Vice Chair (Bryn Mawr)
  • David M. Maser, Vice Chair (Haverford)
  • Richard I. Alloway II (Harrisburg)
  • Matthew E. Baker (Wellsboro)
  • Audrey F. Bronson (Philadelphia)
  • Marie Conley (Harrisburg)
  • Sarah E. Galbally (Harrisburg)
  • Thomas J. Gombar (Reading)
  • Michael K. Hanna (Lock Haven)
  • Jonathan B. Mack (Indiana)
  • Daniel P. Meuser (Shavertown)
  • Leslie Anne Miller (West Conshohocken)
  • Chad G. Reichard (Chambersburg)
  • Pedro A. Rivera (Harrisburg)
  • Judith L. Schwank (Reading)
  • Cynthia D. Shapira (Pittsburgh)
  • Harold C. Shields (Pittsburgh)
  • Adam N. Wagonseller (Harrisburg)
  • Aaron A. Walton (Pittsburgh)
  • Governor Tom Wolf (Harrisburg)
  • F. Eugene Dixon, Jr., Chairperson Emeritus (Deceased)

West Chester University Council of Trustees

  • Thomas A. Fillippo, Chair (Malvern)
  • J. Adam Matlawski,Vice Chair (Havertown)
  • Christine M. Costello, Secretary (West Chester)
  • Frank T. Brogan, ex-officio (Harrisburg)
  • Barry C. Dozor (Broomall)
  • Christopher H. Franklin (Bryn Mawr)
  • Jonathan Ireland (Coatesville)
  • Christopher A. Lewis (Berwyn)
  • Marian D. Moskowitz (Malvern)
  • Eli Silberman (Unionville)
  • Robert M. Tomlinson (Bensalem)

Trustees Emeriti

  • Bernard J. Carrozza
  • Johanna K. Havlick (deceased)
  • William E. Hughes, Sr.
  • J. Curtis Joyner
  • John Unruh

West Chester University Foundation Board of Trustees

  • Keith Beale ’77, President
  • John N. Nickolas ’90, Vice President
  • Christopher J. DiGiuseppe ’89, Treasurer
  • Sandra F. Mather ’64, M’68, Secretary
  • Thomas A. Fillippo ’69, Council of Trustees Representative
  • Richard T. Przywara, Executive Director
  • Frank Branca ’70
  • Matthew Bricketto
  • Millie C. Cassidy
  • Deborah J. Chase ’76
  • Kate Cipriano ’00
  • Cheryl Fulginiti ’80
  • David A. Gansky ’88
  • Carl Gersbach ’70
  • John A. Gontarz
  • Maury Hoberman
  • David P. Holveck ’68
  • Kathleen Leidheiser
  • Donald E. Leisey ’59
  • Emily Jane Lemole
  • Donald R. McIlvain
  • Thomas E. Mills IV ’81
  • Mark P. Mixner
  • H. Viscount Nelson ’61
  • Michael O’Rourke
  • John R. Panichello ’83
  • Mark G. Pavlovich
  • Paula D. Shaffner ’80
  • John Stoddart ’93, M’99
  • Christine Warren ’90, M’99
  • Greg R. Weisenstein

West Chester University Alumni Association Board of Directors

  • Debbie Cornell Naughton, Director, Alumni Relations
  • Kerry Acker ’05
  • Thomas J Ciaccio '91, M'03
  • Michael DePrisco ’92, M’95
  • Sara Franco '86
  • Bill Friedmann M'09
  • Dean Gentekos ’07
  • Jamie Goncharoff ’82
  • Heidi Hawkins '07
  • Matthew Holliday ’09
  • Melanie Holwood ’08, M’10
  • Johathan Long '03
  • Rick Loughery ’06, M’10
  • Robert Malone ’08
  • Maria Milkowski ’09
  • Amy Miller-Spavlik ’90, M’92
  • Andrea Murray ’07, M’12
  • Christy Nau '06
  • Jeffrey Stein ’91
  • Denise Bowman Trigo ’98

Alumni Association Board of Directors Emeriti

  • Carmen Evans Culp ’52, M’64
  • Janice Weir Etshied ’50 (deceased)
  • Karl Helicher ’72, M’82, M’87
  • Richard D. Merion ’59, M’69
  • John F. Murphy ’43 (deceased)
  • Luther B. Sowers ’49

Senior Administration

Christopher M. Fiorentino (1985) Interim President 
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Temple University

R. Lorraine Bernotsky (1996) Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs 
B.A. Messiah College; M.A., Temple University; M.Phil, D.Phil., University of Oxford

Mark P. Mixner (2002) Vice President for Administrative and Fiscal Affairs
B.A., College of William and Mary; M.S.A., George Washington University

Mark G. Pavlovich (2000) Vice President for Advancement and Sponsored Research
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Vacant, Vice President for External Operations

Dikran Kassabian (2016) Vice President for Information Services and Technology
B.A., M.S., West Chester University

Matthew J. Bricketto (1986) Vice President for Student Affairs
B.S., Seton Hall University; M.Ed., Ohio University; M.B.A., Fairleigh Dickinson University; Ed.D., Rutgers University

Jeffery L. Osgood, Jr. (2009) Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies 
B.S., Austin Peay State University; M.P.A., Western Kentucky University; Ph.D., University of Louisville

Joseph Santivasci (2003) Assistant Provost and Assistant Vice President for Strategic Enrollment Management; University Registrar
B.S. Widener University; M.Ed. University of Delaware

Jack Waber (1976) Interim Dean, College of the Sciences and Mathematics
B.A., Hope College (Mich.); Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Michelle Patrick (2003) Dean, College of Business and Public Management
B.S.B.A., M.B.A., Youngstown State University; Ph.D., Kent State University

Kenneth D. Witmer, Jr. (2011) Dean, College of Education and Social Work
B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland

Linda T. Adams (2013) Dean, College of Health Sciences
B.S.N., M.S.N., Wayne State University; M.P.H., Dr.P.H., The Johns Hopkins University

Timothy V. Blair (1992) Dean, College of Arts and Humanities
B.Mus., Susquehanna University; M.M., The New England Conservatory of Music; D.M.A., Catholic University of America

K. Hyoejin Yoon (2002) Associate Dean, College of Arts and Humanities
B.S., B.A., M.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., University at Albany, State University of New York

Lori Fuller (2008) Interim Associate Dean, College of Business and Public Management 

James P. Capolupo (2015) Associate Dean, College of Education and Social Work

Michael Bell (2001) Interim Associate Dean, College of Education and Social Work

Raymond Zetts (1997) Associate Dean, College of Health Sciences
B.A., Texas Lutheran College; M.A., Southwest Texas State University; Ed.D., University of Georgia-Athens

Jon Esser (2015) Associate Dean, College of Arts and Humanities
 

Structure of Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs Division

R. Lorraine Bernotsky, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Jeffery L. Osgood, Jr., Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies

Joseph Santivasci, Assistant Provost and Assistant Vice President for Strategic Enrollment Management; University Registrar

Academic Development Program
Learning Assistance and Resource Center
Honors College
Office of Services for Students with Disabilities
Pre-Major Academic Advising Center

College of the Sciences and Mathematics

Jack Waber, Interim Dean
Vishal Shah, Associate Dean
Carolyn Sorisio
, Faculty Associate for Student Issues

Undergraduate programs in the College of the Sciences and Mathematics
Graduate programs in the College of the Sciences and Mathematics

Anthropology and Sociology

Biology

Chemistry

Computer Science

Earth and Space Sciences

Mathematics

Physics and Pre-Engineering

Political Science

Pre-Medical Program

Psychology

College of Business and Public Management

Michelle Patrick, Dean
Lori Fuller, Interim Associate Dean

Undergraduate programs in the College of Business and Public Management
Graduate programs in the College of Business and Public Management

Accounting

Criminal Justice

Economics and Finance

Geography and Planning

Management

Marketing

MBA

Public Policy and Administration

College of Education and Social Work

Kenneth D. Witmer, Jr., Dean
Michael Bell (2001),  Interim Associate Dean for Curriculum and Accreditation
James Capolupo (2015), Associate Dean for Partnerships, Grants, and Faculty Development

Undergraduate programs in the College of Education and Social Work
Graduate programs in the College of Education and Social Work

Counselor Education

Early and Middle Grades Education

Education Policy, Planning, Administration

Graduate Social Work

Literacy

Professional and Secondary Education

Special Education

Undergraduate Social Work

College of Health Sciences

Linda T. Adams, Dean
Raymond Zetts, Associate Dean

Undergraduate programs in the College of Health Sciences
Graduate programs in the College of Health Sciences

Communicative Disorders

Health

Kinesiology

Nursing

Nutrition

Sports Medicine

College of Arts and Humanities

Timothy V. Blair, Dean
K. Hyoejin Yoon, Associate Dean
Jon Esser (2015), Associate Dean

Undergraduate programs in the College of Arts and Humanities
Graduate programs in the College of Arts and Humanities

Art + Design

Communication Studies

English

History

Languages and Cultures

Philosophy

Theatre and Dance

Women's and Gender Studies

School of Music

Applied Music
Music Education
Music Theory, History, and Literature

University Libraries

Richard H. Swain, University Librarian
Mame Purce, Interim Associate University Librarian

Francis H. Green Library

Presser Music Library

 

*West Chester University is a member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.