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Gus Burkett

Gustavo Burkett, Director

B.S. in Business Administration and Management, University of Maine    
M.Ed in Higher Education Administration, Educational Leadership, University of Maine    
  • Oversees:  Operations of the Office of Student Involvement including leadership development, student organizations, programming, student governance, and special programs
  • Professional Awards: National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) the Catch a Rising Star Award, the Outstanding Graduate Student Award, and the New Professional Award
  • Gustavo.Burkett@bc.edu
Mark Miceli

Mark Miceli, Associate Director of Student Engagement

B.S. in Communications, SUNY Fredonia    
M.Ed in Policy, Planning and Administration, Boston University    
Ed.D in Higher Education Leadership, Johnson & Wales University    
  • Oversees: Student engagement staff, undergraduate government (UGBC), and the offices programming initiatives, Senior Week Program, UGBC elections committee, and the O’Connell House Student Union.
  • Professional Awards: In 2010 Mark was awarded a research recognition award for his dissertation research from the Association of College Personal Administrators (ACPA): College Student Educators International.
  • mark.miceli.1@bc.edu
Jean Yoder

Jean Yoder, Associate Director of Leadership Development

B.A. in Art History, Dickson College    
M.A. in Educational Psychology, Boston College    
  • Oversees: Two staff members, policies, advising, and training for student organizations, supervise Graduate Assistant for Leadership Programs, including the Peer Leadership Consultants and BC Leaders for Others, Advisor to the Sub Turri Yearbook 
  • jean.yoder@bc.edu
Kyndra Angell

Kyndra Angell, Assistant Director for Student Engagement

B.A. in Management, Stonehill College    
M.Ed. in Higher Edication Administration, Suffolk University    
  • Oversees: student organization training program, assessment for the student organizations, and the Faculty Advisor program. Kyndra also oversees a graduate assistant and an undergraduate student staff member.
  • Kyndra is the Representative of the Region 1 New Professionals and Graduate Student Knowledge Community in the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA).
  • kyndra.angell@bc.edu
Karl Bell

Karl Bell, Assistant Director of Student Organizations

B.S. in Criminal Justice, Missouri Western State University    
M.A. in Educational Administration, University of Missouri- Kansas City    
  • Oversees: Student Organizational Funding Committee (SOFC), organizational events and finance, and organizational policy. Karl also oversees a graduate assistant and an undergraduate student staff member.
  • Professional Publication: Karl is the author of Education 101: Thoughts on Teaching and Race, and is a member of the Cross Currents Teaching Staff.
  • karl.bell.1@bc.edu
Adrienne Dumpe

Adrienne  Dumpe, Assistant Director for Leadership Development

B.A. in Communications and Educational Studies, Denison University
K-6 Teaching Certificate, University of Pittsburgh
M.A. in Higher Education Administration, Boston College
  • Oversees: Emerging Leader Program (ELP), the LeaderShape Institute, and the Leadership Awards Ceremony.  Adrienne also oversees a graduate assistant and an undergraduate student staff member.
  • adrienne.dumpe@bc.edu
Paul Murphy

Paul Murphy, Assistant Director of Student Programming

B.S. in Marketing, University of Massachusetts- Dartmouth
M.B.A., Curry College
Certificate in Higher Education Leadership, Regis College
  • Oversees: advises the Campus Activities Board (CAB), as well as two graduate assistant staff members.
  • Paul.Murphy.7@bc.edu
Cathy Jamieson

Cathy Jamieson, Administrative Assistant

B.A. in Mathematics, Boston College
  • Oversees: Coordination of the room reservation system, supervises the student program ambassadors and provides administrative support for the office
  • catherine.jamieson@bc.edu
Joe Citera

Joe Citera, Graduate Assistant for Student Engagement

B.A. in Economics, Boston College

M.A. Candidate for 2015 in Higher Education Administration- Catholic University Leadership, Boston College

  • Oversees: Undergraduate student elections, Spirit Week, Senior Week activities, and advises the Elections committee and the Senior Week committee
  • joseph.citera@bc.edu
Brooke Goodman

Brooke Goodman, Graduate Assistant for Student Organizations

B.A. in Journalism and Political Science, Marquette University

M.A. Candidate for 2016 in Higher Education Administration- Student Affairs, Boston College

  • Oversees: Student organization training curriculum, as well as adivise and support the student organizations in their operations and event planning
  • brooke.goodman@bc.edu
Jimmy Kane

Jimmy Kane, Graduate Assistant for Leadership Development

B.A. in Human Services, Villanova University

M.S.W. Candidate for 2017 in Social Work, Boston College

 
 
 
David Morris

David Morris, Graduate Assistant for Campus Activities Board (CAB)

B.S. in Psychology, Ohio State University

M.A. Candidate for 2016 in Higher Education Administration- Student Affairs, Boston College

  • Oversees: Campus Activities Board; specifically the Live Entertainment and Trips & Excursions committees
  • david.morris.2@bc.edu
Katherine Himmelman

Katherine Himmelman, Graduate Assistant for Student Engagement

B.A. in History, Our Lady of the Elms College

M.A. Candidate for 2015 in Higher Education Administration, Boston College

 
 
 
Katie McCooey

Katie McCooey, Graduate Assistant for Student Organizations

B.S. in New Media Publishing, Rochester Institute of Technology

M.A. Candidate for 2015 in Higher Education Administration- Student Affairs, Boston College

  • Oversees:  Student organizations, specifically the Student Organization Funding Committee (SOFC)
  • katherine.mccooey@bc.edu
 
Page Valtinson

Page Valtinson, Graduate Assistant for Leadership Programs

B.F.A. in Painting, Drawing and Printmaking, University of North Florida

M.A. Candidate for 2016 in Higher Education Administration- Student Affairs, Boston College

Lauren Zeutenhorst

Lauren Zeutenhorst, Graduate Assistant for Campus Activities Board (CAB)

B.Ed. in English Literature and Sport Management, Gonzaga University

M.A. Candidate for 2015 in Higher Education Administration- Student Affairs, Boston College

  • Oversees: Campus Activities Board (CAB); specifically the Campus Engagement and the Special Events committees, as well as O’Connell House manager
  • lauren.zeutenhorst@bc.edu